The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: July 17

  • 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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  • Word of the Day

    lyceum lahy-SEE-uhm (noun) an institution for popular education providing discussions, lectures, concerts, etc.; a building for such activities; the gymnasium where Aristotle taught, in ancient Athens; a lycée. - www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



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    Number to Know

    230: On this date in 1996, a Paris-bound TWA Boeing 747 exploded off the coast of Long Island, N.Y., killing all 230 on board.

    This Day in History

    July 17, 1955: Disneyland is dedicated and opened by Walt Disney in Anaheim, Calif.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Songwriter M.I.A. (38)

    Daily Quote

    “Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” - Edgar Degas

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