Daily Flyer: Monday, April 14, 2014

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Local news

Traffic passes by the Mountain Inn property at College Avenue and Mountain Street in downtown Fayetteville.

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The Mountain Inn property is finally for sale in downtown Fayetteville. The partially demolished structure and adjacent parking lot is listed for $1.275 million.

A new microbrewery is planned on North Street, and three new craft beer companies are getting local distribution soon in Fayetteville. Read about it here.

Comedian, author, and Twitter sensation Rob Delaney is coming to town this week for a performance at the Verizon Ballroon inside the Arkansas Union.

The Gulley Park Summer Concert Series begins May 29. Here’s the full lineup.

Sponsor news

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Simply say ‘square it’ when ordering at Penguin Ed’s on Wedington Drive, and Penguin Ed’s will make a donation to Seeds That Feed and Tri Cycle Farms.

The Bordinos Malbec Smackdown is this Thursday. 16 wines from all over the world paired with regionally-inspired cuisine for $65. RSVP by calling 527-6795!

JJ’s Grill has an insane craft beer selection. Try some during ‘crafty hour,’ daily from 6-7 p.m.

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Arkansas baseball freshman Blake Baxendale had a career day at the plate to help the Razorbacks to a 10-4 victory over No. 8 LSU Sunday afternoon.

Former UA standout Christy Smith will become a Razorback women’s basketball assistant coach, it was announced today.


Monday Events

5:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: Yoga @ FPL
6:30 p.m.  Powerhouse Seafood: Steve Dimmitt
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Mo Brothers
1 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: BookTalk
7:30 p.m.  UA Student Union: Spring play: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam
8 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: Guest Artist Recital: Ratko Delorko, piano

Monday Meetings

1 p.m.A&P Funding Request Presentations (agenda)Town Center
2 p.m.Advertising and Promotion Commission * (agenda)Town Center
5:30 p.m.Active Transportation Advisory Committee *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Energy Improvement District *City Hall, Room 326
5:30 p.m.Planning Commission ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Bethany Young, Caroline Eckel, Seth Warford, Scott Hunter, Carrie Gall-Warren, Leslie Peacock and Pam Kaney.
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Others: Country singer Loretta Lynn is 82, actor John Shea is 65, singer-guitarist John Bell of Widespread Panic is 52, actor Adrien Brody is 41, rapper Da Brat is 40, actress Sarah Michelle Gellar is 37, singer/guitarist Win Butler of Arcade Fire is 34, actor Claire Coffee is 34, actor Nick Krause is 22, actor Graham Phillips is 21 and actress Abigail Breslin is 18.