Daily Flyer: Monday, Sept. 16, 2013

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Flyer News

Fayetteville is one of 20 cities competing in this year’s Compassion Games.

Country rockers Green River Ordinance will be in town this week for a free show at the Greek Theater on the UA campus.

Our latest beer review took us to Core Brewing for a taste of their Hilltop IPA.

In case you missed it, here’s our review and some photos from the Lynyrd Skynyrd show last week.

This week’s public meetings include City Council, Transportation Committee and more.

UA News

University Programs hosts Groovin’ on the Grass today at the Union Mall.

The Walton College of Business remains ranked among the top 30 undergrad business schools in the country.

C. Murray Smart Jr. was honored recently with the naming of the lobby in the newly renovated Vol Walker Hall.


The Fayetteville Bulldogs overcame sloppy play to top Jefferson City 34-24 on Friday.

It wasn’t pretty, but the Razorbacks advanced to 3-0 Saturday with a 24-3 win over Southern Miss.

Arkansas’ rematch with Rutgers on Saturday will be televised by ESPN.

Monday Events

11 a.m.  UA Student Union: Groovin’ on the Grass
5:30 p.m.  UA Vol Walker Hall: Randolph Hester Lecture
6:30 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Songwriter’s open mic night
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam

Monday Meetings

3 p.m.Town and Gown Advisory Committee * (agenda)AR Research & Technology Park
5 p.m.Transportation Committee * (agenda)City Hall, Room 111

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Lacy Haguewood, Paul St Clair, Rachel Townsend, Bob Bova, Mike Thomas, Kayln Williams, Mandy Sue, Travis Stallbories, Daniel Dean, Jamie Thornton, Ashley Niblett, Gen Mills, Mike Clark, Sarah Mitchell, Katherine Cooke-Skelton and Garry Brown.
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Others: Blues singer B.B. King is 88, drummer Kenney Jones of The Who is 65, actor Ed Begley Jr. is 64, Illusionist David Copperfield is 57, actor Mickey Rourke is 57, country singer Terry McBride is 55, actress Jennifer Tilly is 55, singer Richard Marx is 50, comedian Molly Shannon is 49, singer Marc Anthony is 45, comedian Amy Poehler is 42 and musician Nick Jonas of The Jonas Brothers is 21.