Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014

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Local news

Photo:Tarantino Studio, courtesy Crystal Bridges

There was a huge turnout for the MLK Day March yesterday. Here are some photos.

Crystal Bridges bought a Frank Lloyd Wright house and plans to move it from New Jersey to Arkansas.

Officials have identified the man who died in a fire at a Fayetteville motel earlier this month.

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, J. Roddy Walston and The Business, and The String Cheese Incident were added to the Wakarusa 2014 lineup.

A new documentary released last week chronicles the restoration of the Woolsey Wetland Prairie through the use of fire.

This week’s public meetings include City Council (agenda here), Active Transportation Advisory Committee and more.

Sports

The Arkansas men’s basketball team lost another road game on Saturday. They’ll be 1-4 in conference play unless they can beat Tennessee in Knoxville tomorrow night.

Senior All-American Katherine Grable is featured as the No. 1 overall gymnast in the country as the UA gymnastics team remains in the No. 10 spot in the Gyminfo rankings this week.

 

Tuesday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Tim Meitzen
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7:30 p.m.  The Stolen Glass: Ozark Poetry Slam presents: New Year, New Poems!
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Railroad Earth
9 p.m.  The Nines: Poetry Orgy

Tuesday Meetings

Time Meeting Location
6 p.m. City Council Meeting ** (agenda) City Hall, Room 219

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Jonathan Haguewood, Ashley Lindsey, Gabrielle Farzan, Joanna Mc Cusker, Adella Gray, Kristi Button, Dana Thompson, Felix Espinoza.
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Others: Actress Ann Wedgeworth is 80, singer Mac Davis is 72, actress Jill Eikenberry is 67, guitarist Jim Ibbotson of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is 67, singer-songwriter Billy Ocean is 64, actor Robby Benson is 58, actress Geena Davis is 58, actress Charlotte Ross is 46, actress Karina Lombard is 45, rapper Levirt of B-Rock and the Bizz is 44, drummer Mark Trojanowski of Sister Hazel is 44, singer Charlyn Marshall of Cat Power is 42, DJ Chris Kilmore of Incubus is 41, singer Emma Bunton (Baby Spice) of the Spice Girls is 38 and singer Nokio of Dru Hill is 35.