Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

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Local news

ZZ Top at the AMP

photos by Clayton Taylor

A highly trafficked Fayetteville railroad crossing could soon receive a safety gate.

This week’s public meetings list includes the Transportation Committee, Active Transportation Advisory Committee and more.

Here are a few safety tips for using heaters in cooler weather.

ZZ Top stopped in Fayetteville on Friday for a show at the Arkansas Music Pavilion. Here are some photos.


There aren’t many positives for Razorbacks fans to glean from Arkansas’ 30-10 loss to Florida last Saturday.

Through five games, Bulldogs fans have to like where Fayetteville is standing.


Tuesday Events

7 a.m.  Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
6 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Community Wildlife Habitats Speaker Series
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Clint Scrivner
7:30 p.m.  Walton Arts Center: UA Choral Arts in Concert
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
8 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Jody’s Living Room open mic
9 p.m.  The Lightbulb Club: Brutal Tuesday
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Matt Dillon Band

Tuesday Meetings

2 p.m.Bid 13-43, Recap Tires and CasingsCity Hall, Room 326
4:30 p.m.City Council Agenda Session ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 326
5:15 p.m.Equipment Committee *City Hall, Room 326
6:15 p.m.Transportation Committee *City Hall, Room 326

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Ashley Criner, Kimberly Canova, Vernon Tarver, Chris Davis, Val Gonzalez, Elissa Warmack, Daniel Bonner-Bell, Amanda Ashworth, Jonathan Trawick, Chris James and James Cherry.
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Others: Actor Paul Hogan is 74, actor-comedian Chevy Chase is 70, author R.L. Stine is 70, actress Sigourney Weaver is 64, singer Robert “Kool” Bell of Kool and the Gang is 63, comedian Darrell Hammond is 58, bassist C.J. Ramone of The Ramones is 48, actress Karyn Parsons is 47, actress Emily Procter is 45, actor-screenwriter Matt Damon is 43, actor Nick Cannon is 33 and actor Angus T. Jones is 20.