It's Friday, Jan. 6, the 6th day of the year.
Today's Top Headline
- ongoing; dogs mauled another at this summer
Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind between 5 and 10 mph.
Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind between 3 and 6 mph.
Events & Reminders
Friday, Jan. 6
7 p.m. Boys Basketball vs. Stratford at home (J.V. at 5:15 p.m. )
7 p.m. Girls Basketball at Stratford (J.V. at 5:15 p.m.)
Saturday, Jan. 7
9 a.m. Boys and Girls Track at SWC Developmental meet (location not on the school’s master schedule)
9 a.m. Wrestling at Nonnewaug with Westbrook/Old Saybrook, Griswold and Derby
10 a.m. Gymnastics at Pomperaug Invitational
Today in History
1907: Maria Montessori opens her first school and daycare center for working class children in Rome, Italy.
1912: New Mexico is admitted as the 47th state.
1930: The first diesel engine automobile trip is completed, from Indianapolis, IN, to New York, NY.
1974: In response to the 1973 oil crisis, daylight saving time commences nearly four months early in the U.S.
1994: Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed on the knee at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Detroit.
Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.