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Woodbury-Middlebury Briefing: Friday, April 6

Got plans for this evening? How about bingo at the Woodbury firehouse?

 

Today is Friday, April 6, the 97th day of the year, Good Friday and New Beer's Eve, an unofficial holiday celebrating the end of Prohibition.

Today's Headlines

 

Events & Reminders

6:45 p.m.

 

Today's Weather

Friday in Middlebury: Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind between 10 and 14 mph.

Friday Night in Middlebury: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind between 7 and 11 mph.

Friday in Woodbury: Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind between 10 and 14 mph.

Friday Night in Woodbury: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind between 7 and 11 mph.

 

Today in History

1385: The poet Petrarch first sees his idealized love, Laura, in the church of Saint Clare in Avignon.

1808: John Jacob Astor incorporates the American Fur Company, that would eventually make him America's first millionaire.

1896: In Athens, the opening of the first modern Olympic Games is celebrated, 1,500 years after the original games are banned by Roman Emperor Theodosius I.

1917: The U.S. declares war on Germany.

1973: The American League of Major League Baseball begins using the designated hitter.

Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.

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