Word of the Day
Assay a-SAY (verb) Try, attempt; to analyze (as an ore) for one or more specific components; to prove to be of a particular nature by means of analysis; to judge the worth of: estimate — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Are you a high school student, college student or recent graduate looking for a summer job? Prepare your resume and browse seasonal staff positions with camps, amusement parks, resorts, national parks, hotels, environmental organizations and more.
Number to Know
40: Number of days in the “dog days of summer,” according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac. The dog days aren’t upon us yet, however.
This Day in History
June 21, 1982: John Hinckley is found not guilty by reason of insanity for the attempted assassination of President Ronald Reagan.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Prince William (31)
“A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing and the lawn mower is broken.” — James Dent