|

The C.A. six tips of the day for Oct. 26

By Bonnie Adams, Government Editor

Region – Today is Friday, Oct. 26, the 300th day of 2012.

It was on this day in 1986 when one of the most infamous baseball plays of all time occurred – Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner let what appeared to be an easy ground ball go through his legs in the 10th inning of the sixth game of the World Series against the New York Mets.

Every fan knows what happened next – the Sox lost that game and the seventh and final one of the series.

On this day in 2001 President George W. Bush signed into law the USA Patriot Act.

And on this day in 1984, an American infant, known as “Baby Fae,” received a heart transfer from a baboon. Sadly, she died three weeks later from an infection.

Today's birthdays include: Hillary Clinton (1947); Pat Sajak (1947); and Keith Urban (1967).

Here are six tips for the day –

1. It's October 26 but things are getting as hot as a summer day in July, election-wise! We want to hear what you think about the election – ?please just follow the guidelines outlined in this article ?

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/10/25/whats-your-opinion-let-us-know/

2. Before that big event occurs, we have another one to contend with – Hurricane Sandy. Check out this article for some links to websites with important information that will help you “weather” the storm.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/10/25/region-prepares-for-sandy/

3.? Saturday, Oct. 27 the Northborough Art Guild will hold its ?Annual Craft Fair, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Peaslee School, Maple Street, Northborough (Route ?20 across from White Cliffs).? Handmade holiday crafts, jewelry, doll clothes, knitted and quilted items, beeswax products, art work, bake sale and refreshments will be offered.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/09/21/northborough-northborough-art-guild-craft-show/

4. The Westborough Historical Society will hold its annual “Mystery Tour” Sunday, Oct. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/10/19/westborough-historical-society-presents-mystery-tour/

5. Sunday, Oct. 28 the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School's Annual Ski and Snowboard Sale is scheduled to be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school's cafeteria at 215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/09/21/marlborough-avrths-ski-and-snowboard-sale/

6. Monday, Oct. 29 the Marlborough Historical Society will host a presentation on the “Haunted History of New England” at the Marlborough Senior Center, 250 Main St.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/10/24/marlborough-haunted-history-of-new-england/

 

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=27831

Posted by on Oct 26 2012. Filed under Byline Stories, The C.A. six tips of the day, This Just In. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Jason: Hi Monica, Your best resources would be their respective web pages. For Cub Scouts, I would start with...
  • Monica: Hello I,d like to enroll my 5 yr old to boys and girls scout. How can I do that, I live in Hudson.
  • Beth Bishop: Laurie and I had thought of doing the Indy show, we decided against doing the show as it is the same...
  • Paul Scott Malcolmson: This was a great article about the 50th reunion of Hudson Catholic High School. The article...
  • Linda Cavallero: I am confused by the comment by Mr Lebeaux which seems to say the board voted against Article 12 but...