Daily Flyer: Monday, March 17, 2014

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Local news

A conceptual drawing shows what a roundabout could look like on Wedington Drive just west of Interstate 540.

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department is asking for residents’ input in designing plans to improve the interchange at Interstate 540 and Wedington Drive in west Fayetteville.

First Thursday Fayetteville, the monthly art walk and outdoor festival on the downtown square, is set to return on April 3.

A collection of European modernism works by artists such as Pablo Picasso, Paul Gauguin, and Henri Matisse is on display at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.


The Arkansas men’s basketball team was selected as a 3-seed in the NIT after not making the NCAA Tournament. The Hogs face 6-seed Indiana State at 8 p.m. Tuesday in Bud Walton Arena.


Monday Events

7 p.m.  Wine Cellar: 9 by the Light
7 p.m.  Maxine’s Tap Room: Open Celtic Jam / Maxine’s 64th Anniversary
7:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Artist: Luis Tabuenca, percussion
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam
7 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Mike & Grady
9 p.m.  JR’s Lightbulb Club: St. Patrick’s Day w/ Killer Bob / Grim Creeper / Leverage Models
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Cutty Rye St. Patrick’s Day Party
9 p.m.  Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Cask Mouse

Monday Meetings

3 p.m.Town and Gown Advisory Committee * (agenda)AR Research & Technology Park
3:45 p.m.Board of Adjustments *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Environmental Action Committee *City Hall, Room 326

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Andrew Brill, Karyn Francis, Kristoffer Johnson, Anona Boyte and Tiffany Amos.
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Others: Guitarist Paul Kantner of Jefferson Airplane/Jefferson Starship is 73. actor Patrick Duffy is 65, actor Kurt Russell is 63, country singer Susie Allanson is 62, actor Gary Sinise is 59, actor Rob Lowe is 50, singer Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins is 47, bassist Melissa Auf der Maur of Smashing Pumpkins and Hole is 42, rapper Swifty of D12 is 39 and ctress Brittany Daniel is 38.