Daily Flyer: Thursday, July 11, 2013

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News Briefs

Apple Blossom Brewing Company is now open at 1550 E. Zion Rd. in Fayetteville.


It’s time for another roundup of the new restaurants coming to Fayetteville. We found a new local brewery, a taqueria, a diner, and a Mediterranean restaurant.

OSHA has issued a $7,600 fine to the company building The Vue apartments in Fayetteville following the recent death of a 20-year-old construction worker.

First Security Bank is set to unveil two new Fayetteville locations through 2014 as part of a plan to invest $5 million in new construction projects in the area.

The makers of Valley Inn, a new movie set to be filmed locally in Northwest Arkansas, have landed a big-time actress.

The most popular college football video game franchise now gives players the chance to win an in-game version of the Broyles Award.

Thursday Events

7 a.m.  Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Fox
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s: Michael Shaw
7 p.m.  Nibbles: Effron White
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Joe Giles and the Homewreckers
7 p.m.  Gulley Park: Got it Covered
7 p.m.  Powerhouse Seafood: The Uncrowned Kings
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Sarah Hughes
8 p.m.  Kingfish: Isayah & Darren Ray
8 p.m.  UARK Bowl: Comedy Open Mic
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Chris Cash
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Will Hoge
9 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: Ok Vancouver OK / Katie And The Lichen / Native American
9 p.m.  The Phoenix: Guerilla Blues Band
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Union Specific
10 p.m.  Ryleigh’s Sports & More: Audible Chocolate

Thursday Meetings

9 a.m.Subdivision Committee * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
12 p.m.Fayetteville Forward Inclusion Action GroupCity Hall, Room 111
1:30 p.m.Airport Board * CancelledAirport Conference Room
4 p.m.Fayetteville Forward Green Economy GroupChamber of Commerce
6 p.m.Partners for Better HousingCity Hall, Room 111

Thursday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Brian Bailey, Rachel Holt, Barry Moore, Patrick Parkerson, Brandy Roper, Robin Atkinson, Laberta Lashley, Renita Trumbo, Merlin Leach, Becky Bowerman, Leatha Hill, Robert Poulson, Kyle Cowan, Stephanie Salgado-Foster, Pak Zilfira and Diana Billingslea.
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Others: Singer Mavis Staples is 74, guitarist Jerry Miller of Moby Grape is 70, folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 66, singer Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys is 59, banjo player Bela Fleck is 55, guitarist Peter DiStefano of Porno for Pyros is 48, country singer Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts is 43, actor Adrian Grenier is 37 and singer Jessica Simpson is 33.