History Byte

In October, 1937, an open house for the new north wing addition of the hospital was held. It nearly doubled the hospital's capacity.


History Byte
In October, 1937, an open house for the new north wing addition of the hospital was held. It nearly doubled the hospital's capacity.

Word of the Day 
Sub rosa sub-ROH-zuh (adverb) In confidence; secretly -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day
Easy Stereogram Builder
www.easystereogrambuilder.com

Remember those “Magic Eye” books that were all the rage in the ’90s? Well, the images are called stereograms, and this Web site will help you build you own. Choose a pattern and an image, and you’ll see your stereogram.

Number to Know
-10,784: The difference in the number of average tickets sold per game by the New York Mets in 2009 compared to 2008 numbers, the worst attendance drop in MLB, according to www.baseball-reference.com.

This Day in History
March 31, 2005: Terri Schiavo dies after a public battle over her right to die (or live).

Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Christopher Walken (67)

Daily Quote
“I ain't ever had a job, I just always played baseball.” - Satchel Paige