Daily Flyer: Wednesday, July 24, 2013

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News Briefs

Preliminary site plans for a new CVS Pharmacy in Fayetteville.


The nation’s largest drug store chain may have a head start on the pharmacy market in Northwest Arkansas, but that isn’t stopping its biggest competitor from moving in. CVS Pharmacy will replace the Days Inn motel at College Avenue and Township Street.

As mentioned, Arkansas head football coach Bret Bielema yesterday went through ESPN’s “Carwash,” the sports network’s on-site media day in Bristol, Connecticut. Here’s a roundup of Bielema’s day.

City crews this week began construction of the Mt. Sequoyah Gardens improvements project that will include a flagstone paved arbor, a native stone seat wall, a colored concrete apron and a parking area.

Karaoke Krazy coincides with $3 Margarita Madness Wednesday nights at Jose’s. That news and more in this week’s Flyer sponsor deals post.

Wednesday Events

4 p.m.  Botanical Garden of the Ozarks: Farmers’ Market
5 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Poetry Book Club
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Brick Fields
6 p.m.  Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: The Nate Wong Jazz Trio
6 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: America’s Music: Film and Discussion Series
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s on Dickson: Live jazz w/ Alex Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
6 p.m.  Greenhouse Grille: Effron White
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Richard Burnett
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s: Open Mic Night
7:30 p.m.  The AMP: Everclear / Live / Filter / Sponge
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Karaoke
7 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Volumes / The Battle Within / As Shadows Collapse / Enter The Dojo / Izuna / Predatory Witch / Hellbeast
8 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Gibson & Hale
9 p.m.  Willy D’s: Aaron Schauer Band

Wednesday Meetings

1:30 p.m.NWA Regional Planning CommissionNWA Regional Planning Commission Office

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Carter Clark, Jeanie Mayfield, Kala Webster, Blake Pennington, Amber Gardner-Alsbury, Amy Kitchel, Joshua Haliburton, Page Ralston and Misty Jones.
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Others: Comedian Gallagher is 67, actor Kadeem Hardison is 48, actress-singer Kristin Chenoweth is 45, actress-singer Jennifer Lopez is 44, actress Elisabeth Moss is 31 and actress Anna Paquin is 31.