- Good news: there's no rain in the forecast today. The high temperature will be around 88 degrees.
- President Barack Obama is celebrating his 50th birthday today. Happy birthday, POTUS!
- It's Bingo Night at the . Doors open at 4:30 p.m., early bird begins at 6:45 p.m. and the regular sessions starts at 8 p.m.
- On this day in the year 1944 Anne Frank and her family were captured by the Nazi Gestapo when a Dutch informer gave up their hiding place where they had lived for two years.
- Also on this day in 1792, English Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley is born on this day in Sussex, into a wealthy, aristocratic family.