Before we know it 2014 will be here and Patch has great ways for your organization to let people know what is happening right here in Howell as this year winds down and next year gears up.
Under the Conversation tag the Howell High School Marching Rebels are promoting their gift auction which will be held next month as they continue fundraising efforts for a big trip to Walt Disney World. That same event has also been posted on our Community Calendar and both sections can be seen in the daily newsletter that is sent out to thousands of readers each day.
Howell resident Brian Deakyne has recently used our blog section to discuss his time working with special needs children. Other bloggers include the Monmouth County Park System and the Monmouth County Library as well as BizEturtle highlighting events around the county. You can also use our Buy Sell Trade Section to share with friends and neighbors items you are either looking to buy or looking to get rid of that others might want to pick up.
Now that the cold weather has arrived it can be a good time to explore all the ways you can use Patch. The temperature for today is not expected to get much higher than just 33 degrees with a predicted low of a chilly 23 degrees when the sun goes down. We could see a mix of rain and snow on Saturday but the latest forecasts are not calling for more than half an inch of precipitation to fall in our area.
On this date in 1769 Dartmouth College received its charter and in 1862 the Confederacy won the Battle of Fredericksburg during the Civil War. Saddam Hussein was captured by American forces on this date in 2003.
Famous birthdays today include music superstar Taylor Swift, actor Dick Van Dyke and musician Ted Nugent.