|
|
|
The Telegram
  • Morning Minutes for Saturday, July 6

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Rapper 50 Cent (38) Word of the Day kismet KIZ-met; -mit (noun) destiny; fate. — www.dictionary.com Website of the Day DoSomething.org...
    • email print
  • Word of the Day
    kismet KIZ-met; -mit (noun) destiny; fate. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    DoSomething.org
    DoSomething.org
    As the nation’s largest nonprofit for young people and social change, DoSomething.org has listings of volunteer opportunities, internships and jobs. Summer is the perfect time for kids home from school to get more involved.
    Number to Know
    14: The highest number of weeks for a typical summer break from school, with six weeks being the lowest, depending on the country and district. There’s year-round school, too.
    This Day in History
    July 6, 1944: The Hartford Circus Fire, one of America’s worst fire disasters, kills about 168 people and injures more than 700 in Hartford, Conn.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Rapper 50 Cent (38)
    Daily Quote
    “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
        • »  EVENTS CALENDAR