Today is Tuesday, March 27, the 87th day of the year and World Theatre Day.
- Woodbury-Middlebury Eye on the Beltway:
Events & Reminders
- 8:30 a.m.
- 6:30 p.m.
- 7 p.m.
- 7:30 p.m.
In Case You Missed It
The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch throughout the day Tuesday. Low humidity (as low as 10 to 15 percent) and high winds means that fires could spread quickly if ignition occurs.
Tuesday in Middlebury: Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a north wind between 14 and 20 mph.
Tuesday Night in Middlebury: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday in Woodbury: Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind between 11 and 16 mph.
Tuesday Night in Woodbury: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Today in History
1794: The U.S. government establishes a permanent navy and authorizes the building of six frigates.
1886: Famous Apache warrior Geronimo surrenders to the U.S. Army, ending the main phase of the Apache Wars.
1980: A steep fall in silver prices, now known as Silver Thursday, results from the Hunt Brothers attempting to corner the market in silver, led to panic on commodity and futures exchanges.
1998: The Food and Drug Administration approves Viagra for use as a treatment for male impotence, the first pill to be approved for this condition in the U.S.
Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.