Daily Five: DUI Crackdown Results

Five Things To Know For Friday, Jan. 6, 2011

1. Today should be partly sunny, with a high near 48, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight should be partly cloudy, with a low around 35, according to the service.

2. Wednesday, Waterford Police announced results of a DUI crackdown that lasted all of December, according to The Day. In the month, police arrested 14 people for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, issued 189 motor vehicle citations and wrote 296 warnings, according to The Day.

Extra patrol officers were on duty from 5 p.m. to 4 a.m. as part of the crackdown, according to The Day.

3. Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. is Goshen Ladies Auxiliary’s “” benefit at . People are encouraged to donate non-perishable food items to restock the community food bank.

4. I had to share from Montville Patch.

5. On this date in 1994, ice skater Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed in the knee, a few weeks before the Olympics. It was later found out rival ice skater Tonya Harding had hired her bodyguard to hit Kerrigan’s leg, so she would win a spot on the United States Olympic team.

Quote of the Day

“A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.”

-Mohandas Gandhi

Trivia of the Day

Who is the current anchor of the CBS Evening News?

Yesterday’s Answer: The Giants play the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at 1 p.m. in the first round of the NFL playoffs.


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