Today is Monday, September 10, the 254th day of the year and World Suicide Prevention Day.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph.
Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind.
Events & Reminders
- The Housatonic Valley Rotary Club is meeting at at 6 p.m. tonight. .
- The Inland Wetlands Commission is meeting at 7 p.m. in room 133 of .
- The Zoning Board of Appeals has a meeting in Town Hall room 135 at 7 p.m.
Today in History
- 1776: Nathan Hale volunteers to spy for the Continental Army.
- 1946: While riding a train to Darjeeling, Sister Teresa Bojaxhiu of the Loreto Sisters' Convent claimed to have heard the all of God, directing her "to leave the convent and help the poor while living among them." She would become known as Mother Teresa.
- 1972: The U.S. suffers its first loss of an international basketball game in a disputed match against the Soviet Union at Munich, Germany.
- 2008: The Large Hadron Collider at CERN, described as the biggest scientific experiment in history, is powered up in Geneva, Switzerland.
Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.