Daily Flyer: Monday, July 8, 2013

5-day Weather Forecast

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News Briefs

Street work will require closure of Leverett Avenue near the Kappa Kappa Gamma house in Fayetteville.

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Leverett Avenue is scheduled to close for about eight weeks near the University of Arkansas campus to allow for a reconstruction project beginning today.

Beginning Aug. 2, door-to-door salespeople must adhere to new regulations in Fayetteville. Aldermen last week passed an ordinance requiring for-profit businesses to pay $40 each year for a permit and $5 for each door-to-door solicitor working inside the city limits.

Walton Arts Center officials last week released a ton of dates for music, comedy and children’s acts coming to Fayetteville this season.

Fayetteville City Clerk Sondra Smith was recently elected as president of the Arkansas City Clerks, Recorders, and Treasurer’s Association.

This week’s scheduled public meetings include the Planning Commission, a City Council agenda-setting session, the Active Transportation Advisory Committee and more.

Monday Events

1 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: BookTalk “The Age of Miracles”
6 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Jeff Gray and friends
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Open Mic Night
7 p.m.  Powerhouse Seafood: Copelin Bates
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam
10 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: SuperSonic Mondays Music Trivia Challenge

Monday Meetings

10 a.m.Pre-Bid Meeting: Bid 13-39,
Construction – West Fork White River Water & Sewer Main Replacement
City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Planning Commission * (tent. agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: April Robertson, Lisa Camp-Rogers, Christina Geurin, Janet Selby, Krista Hume, Kathy Kidd, Rita Winters, Amanda Wyatt, Nicole Ferguson and Allyson Malone.
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Others: Singer Jerry Vale is 83, actor Jeffrey Tambo is 69, actress Anjelica Huston is 62, actor Kevin Bacon is 55, country singer Toby Keith is 53, singer Joan Osborne is 51, actor Billy Crudup is 45, actor Michael Weatherly is 45, singer Beck is 43, actress Sophia Bush is 31 and actor Jaden Smith is 15.