Daily Flyer: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

5-day Weather Forecast

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News Briefs

A new electric vehicle charger stands in the parking lot across from the City Administration building in Fayetteville.

Staff photo

Motorists who drive electric vehicles can plug in for free in downtown Fayetteville, thanks to a partnership between the city and Ozarks Electric Cooperative.

This week’s scheduled public meetings include a City Council Agenda Session, the Fayetteville Forward Green Economy Group, Partners for Better Housing and more.

The Razorback football team officially kicks off the 2013 season in just over a month, but Hog fans will have an opportunity to meet the team a bit earlier during the annual fan appreciation event on Sunday, Aug. 18.

We posted two new reviews last week. First was a book review for Ben Winters’ end of the world adventure, Countdown City. Next up was a review of Sierra Nevada’s Hoptimum Imperial IPA, a beer made for the true American “hop head.”

Tuesday Events

7 a.m.  Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Ashley McBryde
7 p.m.  Jose’s: Traveling Wheel Bearings
7 p.m.  Nightbird Books: Ozark Poets and Writers
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7 p.m.  Maxine’s Tap Room: Wet Cigarettes
8 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Jody’s Living Room Open Mic

Tuesday Meetings

2 p.m.Bid Opening: Bid 13-44, Irrigation Reels Re-BidCity Hall, Room 326
4:30 p.m.City Council Agenda Session * (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Fund Balance/Budget Discussion ContinuationCity Hall, Room 326
5:30 p.m.Fayetteville Forward Local Food GroupChamber of Commerce

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Carolyn Basinger-Denton, Misty Hall- Williams, Emily Rodgers, Brandon Rogers, Jena Anderson, Nicole Atkins, Linda Gardner, Bill Ramsey, Gretchen Rodriguez, Adam Cox and Michele James.
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Others: Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger is 66, actor Laurence Fishburne is 52, actor-comedian Tom Green is 42, actress Hilary Swank is 39, actress Jaime Pressly is 36 and singer-guitarist Seth Avett of The Avett Brothers is 33.