The C.A. six tips of the day for Sept. 11
It was a beautiful late summer morning 11 years ago when the world changed in a moment. For anyone old enough to remember the devastating events of that Tuesday morning, “9/11″ automatically brings to mind the fear, confusion and sadness of that terrible time. The events of Sept. 11, 2001 remain to date the worst incidences of terrorism on U.S. soil since Pearl Harbor.
On this day in 1987, the movie that sent chills down the spines of marital cheaters as well as fans of rabbits, “Fatal Attraction,” premiered. The film, which starred Michael Douglas and Glenn Close, received six Academy Award nominations.
And on this day in 1921, silent-film star Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle,” was arrested for the rape and murder of starlet Virginia Rappe. Arbuckle was acquitted by a jury, but his career never recovered.
Today’s birthdays include rapper Ludacris (1977); musician Moby (1965); and Wall St. television reporter Maria Bartiromo (1967).
Here are six tips for the day -
1. The town of Shrewsbury is the latest community to put measures into place due to mosquitoes carrying the Eastern Equine Encephalitis and West Nile viruses.
2. Check out these great pictures from the recent Jewish High Holy Days event celebrated at Westborough’s Congregation B’nai Shalom Sunday, Sept. 9.
3. Another local synagogue, Temple Emanuel in Marlborough, is planning a fun program for kids this fall – the Temple Tots Rhythm Band. Non-members are welcomed and encouraged!
4. The Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce will be holding a networking event at Edward Jones, 25 South St., Hudson, tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 12, from 5 to 7 p.m.
5. The Southborough Business Network presents Ari Haseotes of Cumberland Farms – a Family Business that is Built to Last,” Thursday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m., at the Southborough Public Library.
6. Here’s a great feature about a Westborough coach whose personal story proves that badminton is not just for causal players, it’s also a highly competitive sport.
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