Aging in Place: Ellicott City Today
Head into the day a little more informed.
Today's high is forecast at 37 degrees, a marked difference from yesterday's high, which hit about 60 degrees. The National Weather Service is forecasting sunny skies for the day and winds gusting up to 32 mph. Tonight temperatures drop to a chilly 23 degrees.
A day without Wikipedia? Let's see how it goes. The online encyclopedia is one of thousands of sites that have vowed to black out or otherwise register their protest today of two bills that some fear could encourage censorship of the Internet.
Are you a caretaker or a counselor for a senior who wants to live at home? The Association of Community Services general meeting today will focus on "Aging in Place" in Howard County drawing from the experience of seniors who chose that path. The free meeting is from 12 - 1:30 p.m. at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia.
And ... On this day in 1896, the x-ray machine was shown in the United States for the first time. The machine "Parisian sensation," was demostrated to the public for 25 cents each at Casino Chambers in New York City.