A thought for the day: Robert F. Kennedy said, The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.
In 1818, Illinois was admitted as the 21st state in the United States.
In 1833, Oberlin College in Ohio opened with an enrollment of 29 men and 15 women, the nation's first truly coeducational college.
In 1929, the Ford Motor Co. raised the ...
Those born on this date include:
- Presidential portrait painter Gilbert Stuart in 1755
- Civil War-era Gen. George B. McClellan in 1826
- U.S. Weather Bureau meteorologist Cleveland Abbe, who initiated daily weather bulletins...
Today is Tuesday, Dec. 3, the 337th day of 2013 with 28 to follow.
The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus and Venus.
On December 3rd, 1904, the Jovian moon Himalia was discovered.
A thought for the day: The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world but if they don't play together the club won't be worth a dime. -- Babe Ruth