Daily Flyer: Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

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From the Flyer

A new craft pizza and beer restaurant opened last week in south Fayetteville.

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A large turnout is expected for tomorrow’s anti-discrimination vote, so City Council members are considering moving the meeting to a larger venue.

Here’s a recap of nine restaurants that are open, or will soon open in Fayetteville.

A police memorial honoring officers who were killed in the line of duty was recently replaced in front of the Fayetteville Police Department.

The City Council races are firmed up in Fayetteville with a host of candidates across each of the three contested seats. Here are profiles with Ray Boudreaux (Ward 4) and Robert Patton (Ward 2).

Here’s the full list of public meetings scheduled in Fayetteville this week.

We recently sat down for an interview local band Smokey & The Mirror, a group that are true ambassadors for the Fayetteville roots scene.

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Some burrito places don’t even have queso. Flying Burrito Co. has two different kinds.

Lucky Luke’s BBQ now has 10 beers on draft to choose from. Stop by for 59¢ wing night on Wednesday.

Riffraff just launched their biggest ever Game Day collection, just in time for the new football season.

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From the UA

A pep rally is scheduled next week for University of Arkansas freshmen next week Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

UA undergrads in the Honors College Path Program will be eligible for a new scholarship, thanks to a $250,000 donation donation from a Fayetteville couple.


Monday Events

6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Trey O’dell
6:30 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam

Monday Meetings

4 p.m.Public Library Board of Trustees (agenda)Fayetteville Public Library, Henry Room
5:30 p.m.Environmental Action Committee *City Hall, Room 326
6:30 p.m.Special City Council Meeting (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Nick Shoulders, Melissa Werner, Allison Freewalt, Taniah Najih, Ariane Savannah, Patricia Wyatt, Scott Shackelford, Cindy Ann Mills Ward and Diana Shepherd.
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Celebrities: Director Roman Polanski is 81, actor/director Robert Redford is 78, actor Patrick Swayze is 57, actor Denis Leary is 57, actress Madeleine Stowe is 56, actor Edward Norton is 45, actor Christian Slater is 45, actor Malcolm Jamal Warner is 44, actress Kaitlin Olson is 39, singer Regine Chassagne is 37, comedian Andy Samberg is 36, artist Frances Bean Cobain is 22, actress Maia Mitchell is 21.