Daily Flyer: Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

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From the Flyer

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Newk’s Eatery will soon open its first Fayetteville location. The company was founded in 2004 by the same folks who started McAlister’s Deli.

A self-employed author, consultant, and political activist is one of two candidates to challenge Alderwoman Adella Gray for her Ward 1 seat on the Fayetteville City Council.

With First Thursday returning to the Fayetteville square this week, local art gallery Fayetteville Underground is preparing for a guest artist exhibition by Fayetteville native and Washington D.C. painter Emma Steinkraus.

Educator, television personality, and science guy Bill Nye is coming to Fayetteville this month.

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From the UA

Robert Zeigler, a plant pathologist and the director general of the International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines, will speak at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, in Hembree Auditorium.


Tuesday Events

7 a.m.  Fayetteville Square: Farmers’ Market
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Jeff Kearney
7 p.m.  Pesto Cafe: Jed Clampit
7 p.m.  Ryleigh’s: Open Sessions Jam
8 p.m.  UA Campus: UA Student Fun RUN

Tuesday Meetings

5:30 p.m.City Council Meeting ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Tuesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Jackson Lafargue, J.T. Wampler, Stuart Walker, Laura Frank, Xochitl Deloach-Baxter, Dave Godwin, Jessica Nguyen, Missy VanBrunt Todd, Aaron Nolan and Tanisha Mize.
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Celebrities: Actor Mark Harmon is 63, actor Keanu Reeves is 50, actress Salma Hayek is 48, actor Jack Vale is 41, and actress Allison Miller is 29.