Things to Know about Ellicott City Today: July 19
Head into the day a little more informed.
The National Weather Service is forecasting more of the same: more heat, with temperatures expected to reach 93 degrees and another slight chance of rain -- 40 percent. But there will be less sun, with mostly cloudy skies in the forecast. Tonight temperatures should drop to the low 70s.
Let the feast begin. Tonight, Clark's Elioak Farm and University of Maryland Extension host the 2nd Annual Howard County Film "Feastival," with food from local farms and films about locally grown food. A $5 donation will be used for Farmer's Market coupons for families in need. Registration is required.
And ... On this day in 1799 the Hieroglyphic-to-Greek Rosetta Stone was found in Egypt.