Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014

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From the Flyer

Mural art: Jason Jones / Photo mockup: Todd Gill

Local artist Jason Jones is planning to paint a 50-foot-long “Shop Local” mural, complete with one of his signature robot illustrations, along Archibald Yell Boulevard this fall.

The annual Bikes, Blues & BBQ Rally kicks off today. Here’s a list of events.

The Fayetteville Planning Commission meeting originally planned for Monday has been rescheduled for tonight.

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public meeting tomorrow to discuss plans to widen another section of Interstate 49 to six lanes.

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From the UA

University Programs hosts the Uncivilized Monsters Art Exhibit from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday thru Friday, Sept. 26 to Oct. 24, in the Anne Kittrell Art Gallery of the Arkansas Student Union. The exhibit reception will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, in the gallery.


Wednesday Events

3 p.m.  Dickson Street: Bikes, Blues & BBQ music and events
4 p.m.  Jose’s: Mr. Blue
6 p.m.  JJ’s Grill: Russ Hutchison
6 p.m.  Bear’s Place: Wednesday night Blues Therapy Sessions
6:30 p.m.  Arsaga’s at The Depot: Live jazz w/ Adams Collins, Johnny Arredondo and friends
7 p.m.  Foghorn’s on Green Acres: Open mic night
8 p.m.  Washington County Fairgrounds: Bikes, Blues & BBQ music
8 p.m.  Mojo’s Pints & Pies: Richard Burnett
8 p.m.  Jose’s: Brody Buster
9 p.m.  George’s Majestic Lounge: Andy Frasco / Mountain Sprout

Wednesday Meetings

1:30 p.m.NWA Regional Planning CommissionPlanning Commission Office
5:30 p.m.Planning Commission ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Wednesday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Brandon Hartung, Doug Ronald, Rachel Foshe, Brooke Galligan, Keisha Richardson, Jerry Lowery II, Carla Gregory, C.M. Kieffer, Tj Angeleno and Abbi Kontz.
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Celebrities: Comedian Jack Dee is 53, chef Robert Irvine is 50, actress Megan Ward is 45, drummer Shawn Crahan of Slipknot is 45, journalist Jackie Guerrido is 42 and singer Leah Dizon is 28.