The C.A. six tips of the day for Sept. 14
By Bonnie Adams, Government Editor
On this day in 1982, Princess Grace of Monaco was killed when her car plunged off a mountainside near Monte Carlo. The princess was, of course, the former American film star Grace Kelly.
On this day in 1927, dancer Isadora Duncan was killed in Nice, France when the long scarf she was wearing got caught in the spokes of her car’s wheels and strangled her.
And on this day in 1975, the first American saint, Elizabeth Ann Seton, is canonized by Pope Paul VI.
Today’s birthdays – the late Amy Winehouse (1983); Clayton Moore, the late actor known for his role as the Lone Ranger (1914); and Star Trek actor Walter Koenig (1936).
Here are six tips for the day –
1. A young local couple is hoping to win a dream wedding, courtesy of the Westin Copley Place Hotel in Boston and TV station Fox 25 News.
2. It’s finally here – Applefest weekend in Northborough! Here’s the schedule -
3. OARS will hold its 26th Annual River Cleanup Saturday, Sept. 15, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Volunteers will join forces to restore and beautify the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers by removing trash from the waters and shoreline.
4. Saturday, Sept. 15, at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., the Ghost Light Players of Metrowest will perform Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at First Church in Marlborough, 37 High St. http://www.communityadvocate.com/2012/08/24/marlborough-ghost-light-players-perform-a-midsummer-nights-dream-2/
5. Synagogues across the region are preparing for Rosh Hashanah including ones in Westborough and Marlborough.
6. Sadly, a beloved Shrewsbury tradition has been cancelled due to mosquitoes.
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