A look at some things Fort Wayne area readers will want to know.
* We are seeking submissions for our Fall Events Guide, listing activities from Sept. 1 to May 25. The guide includes festivals in Indiana and Ohio, theater performances and art exhibits. Send listings to Terri Richardson at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 461-8648. Include event name, date, time, location, cost and a contact number. Deadline to receive items is Aug. 15.
* Looking for something to do? Our TinCaps play the Lansing Lugnuts tonight at 7:05 p.m. at Parkview Field. Click here to check out all of Today's Best Bets.
* On this date in 1884, the cornerstone for the Statue of Liberty's pedestal was laid on Bedloe's Island in New York Harbor. Actress-singer Maureen McCormick, author David Baldacci and actor Jonathan Silverman are among the many notables sharing a birthday today. If you want to know what else makes today special, click here for Today in History.
* National Night Out Day
* National Oyster Day
* National Underwear Day
2. TODAY’S WEATHER
Today will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 81 and we have a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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3. LOCAL STORIES YOU’LL WANT TO READ
4. ROADWORK & ROAD RESTRICTIONS
* Aboite Center Road has lane restrictions between West Lakes Drive and West Jefferson Boulevard through Aug. 30. Click here to learn of other area road projects and restrictions.
5. A QUICK LOOK AT LOCAL SPORTS
* High school golf has started. Click here for the latest scores.