|

The C.A. six tips of the day for Oct. 11

By Bonnie Adams, Government Editor

Region – Today is Thursday, Oct. 11, the 285th day of 2012.

On this day in 1975, the iconic NBC show, “Saturday Night Live” premiered. The host was George Carlin and Andy Kaufman, Janis Ian and Billy Preston were the first guests.

On this day in 2002, former President Jimmy Carter won the Nobel Peace Prize.

And on this day in 2001, the Polaroid Corporation filed for federal bankruptcy protection. The move was made after the company suffered major losses which were blamed on the advent of digital cameras.

Today's birthdays – actor Luke Perry (1966); actress Emily Deschanel (1976); and former First Lady, the late Eleanor Roosevelt (1884).

Here are six tips for the day -

1. Award-winning television reporter and novelist ?Hank Phillippi Ryan will be at Tatnuck Bookseller in Westborough ?Saturday, Oct. 13 to discuss her new book, the “The Other Woman.”

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/09/07/westborough-tatnuck-author-event-hank-phillippi-ryan/

2. Sally Johnson Presents and the Boroughs JCC Community Folk Series will present the Boxcar Lilies Saturday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m., with Beggar's Ride opening the show, at the Boroughs JCC, 45 Oak St., Westborough.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/09/21/westborough-the-boxcar-lilies-performance/

3. The Town of Shrewsbury is conducting an online auction of surplus highway vehicles. The auction began Wednesday, Oct. 10 and will close at 5 p.m. on Oct. 24. .

http://www.publicsurplus.com/sms/shrewbury,ma/list/current?orgid=226962

4. It's still a bit away but Northborough residents may want to consider setting aside materials now that they wish to dispose of at the town's upcoming household hazardous waste collection day.

http://www.town.northborough.ma.us/Pages/NorthboroughMA_News/01977E99-000F8513

5. There is now a website set up for the Southborough Town Manager Legislation Ad Hoc Committee.

http://townmanageradhoccommittee.shutterfly.com/

6. Several classmates from the Algonquin Regional High School class of 1962 recently paid a visit to their alma mater.

http://communityadvocate.com/2012/10/09/algonquin-alumni-celebrate-50th-reunion/

 

 

Short URL: http://communityadvocate.com/?p=27262

Posted by on Oct 11 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


- eight = 0

Recently Commented

  • Suzen Chicco: Hi Jim, You have an interesting outlook. Where is the harm in educating oneself and others in all the...
  • Janet Matthews: Janet Matthews March 27, 2015 – 10:24 pm I have known Judy since I was a teenager. She has...
  • Janet Matthews: I have known Judy since I was a teenager. She has always been a gentle, lovely, special kind of...
  • It's Me: A bunch of politicians bending the truth and slapping each other on the back for a job well done forcing the...
  • Mike Scully: This shows the level of Economic Development we need in Grafton when most of the top 10 taxpayers are...