The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 5

  • 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

    dissilient dih-SIL-ee-uhnt (adjective) bursting apart; bursting open. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    The Handy Test


    Do you know what a wood drill bit looks like? Discover your inner Bob Vila with The Handy Test.

    Number to Know

    1970: The year The Beatles broke up.

    This Day in History

    Oct. 5, 1962: The Beatles' first single, "Love Me Do" backed with "P.S. I Love You,” is released in the United Kingdom.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Teresa Heinz Kerry (75)

    Daily Quote

    “The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” — Bertrand Russell

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