Fayetteville was ranked eighth on a Livability.com Top 10 list of the best lesser-known barbecue cities in the country.
This week’s featured pets are Nala, a 2-year-old blonde Shepherd and Hunter, a 2-month-old tabby kitten. Both are available at the Fayetteville Animal Shelter.
Live music, kid-friendly activities, burgers, hotdogs, and snow cones are a few of the highlights of the first ever Evelyn cHills Fest, set for 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18 in the parking lot of the shopping center.
Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson will be in town with his new project, The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, for a show at George’s Majestic Lounge on Tuesday, Sept. 18.
- Fayetteville Public Library: Ulee’s Gold: Modern Greek Interpretations
- Greenhouse Grille: Sarah Hughes
- JJ’s Grill: Jamie Wolfe
- Legacy Blues Lounge: Russ Hutchison
- Foghorn’s on College: Effron White
- Tanglewood Branch Beer Co.: Wally
- Herman’s Ribhouse: Tommy Nolan
- Jose’s: Karaoke
- Smoke & Barrel Tavern: TradeWind Game Tournament
Wednesday Public Meetings
|2:00 p.m.||Bid Opening: Bid 12-61, HD 4×4 Pickup Trucks Re-Bid||City Hall, Room 326|
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* Meetings scheduled to be televised by the Fayetteville Government Channel
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Others: Drummer Jim McCarty (The Yardbirds) is 69, guitarist Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth) is 54, actor Matt LeBlanc is 45, actress Miriam Shor is 41 and actor James Lafferty is 27.