The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: April 10

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Morning Minutes: April 10

    Word of the Day

    Wastrel WEY-struhl (noun) A wasteful person; spendthrift - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



    Visit the ASPCA website to learn about the organization and get tips for how to keep your pets happy and healthy.

    Number to Know

    300: O. Henry published nearly 300 stories in his lifetime, including "The Gift of the Magi" published on this date in 1906.

    This Day in History

    April 10, 1866: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is founded.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Coach/commentator John Madden (77)

    Daily Quote

    "Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great." - John D. Rockefeller

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