Here are five things we thought our readers would be interested to know today. If you have an event you'd like for us to feature, please submit it in the comments section below and check back tomorrow to see if your event made the list.
- Today will be sunny with a high of 67 degrees. Clouds will roll in later tonight bringing 20 percent chance of rain.
- Secretary of Transportation Sean T. Connaughton and the Commonwealth Transportation Board will host a meeting at VDOT’s Northern Virginia Office, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, beginning at 6 p.m., for the public to provide input on the development of the Six-Year Improvement Program for fiscal years 2013-2018.
- The Rose Hill Civic Association meeting tonight at 7 p.m. at Rose Hill Elementary School in the library.
- On this day in 2002, actor Richard Harris, who starred in Camelot and Harry Potter died.
- With the Rangers' win last night, the World Series is tied at two games each. The next game is Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 8:05 p.m.