Daily Flyer: Monday, April 7, 2014

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Local news

Crews work to clear the site once home to a Days Inn motel at College Avenue and Township Street.

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Demolition work is underway at the site of the former Days Inn motel at College Avenue and Township Street.

Nine Fayetteville High School seniors were named as finalists in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program

This week’s public meetings list includes Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, City Council Agenda Session and more.

The Beaver Watershed Alliance is now accepting entries for the 2014 Watershed Photography Contest.

Sponsor news

21st Amendment’s rooftop patio overlooking Dickson Street is now open for the new season!

The Effies homemade cookies at Handmade Market are deliciously addictive.

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Former Arkansas head basketball coach Nolan Richardson was elected into the latest Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, it was announced today.


Monday Events

1:30 p.m.  Crystal Bridges Museum: The Great Reveal: Haggadah illustrated by Ben Shahn
5 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Isayah’s Allstars
5:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Yoga @ FPL
7 p.m.  Powerhouse Seafood: Voxana
6 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Degree Recitals
6:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: BookTalk@Night
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam

Monday Meetings

3:45 p.m.Board of Adjustments *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Parks and Recreation Advisory Board * (agenda)City Hall, Room 111
6 p.m.Animal Services Advisory Board *City Hall, Room 326

Monday Birthdays

Matthew Wolfe, Jeremy Carpenter, David McClellan, Cristi Beaumont, Stephen Cox, Ryan Dugger, Michael May, Bert Piraino, Bobby Smith and Taylor Davis.
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Others: Actor James Garner is 86, country singer Bobby Bare is 79, movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 75, singer-guitarist John Oates of Hall and Oates is 65, singer Janis Ian is 63, actor Jackie Chan is 60, actor Russell Crowe is 50, actor Bill Bellamy is 49 and actor Conner Rayburn is 15.