1. It’s Wednesday and it will be a partly cloudy day with a high temperature of 81 degrees, so says The Weather Channel. The low temperature tonight will be 55 degrees tonight.
2. The Windsor Locks Preservation Association is making a donation to the Windsor Locks Veterans Memorial during a presentation at 6:30 p.m. today at , Main and Elm streets.
3. The pool at in Windsor Locks opened Monday, for evening hours (6:30 to 8:00 p.m.). It will be open daily beginning June 22, from 1:00 to 4:30 pm and 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
4. On this day in 1775, George Washington was appointed head of the Continental Army by the Second Continental Congress. In 1864, An order to establish a military burial ground in Virginia was signed by Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton. The location later became known as Arlington National Cemetery.
5. The and fire departments are holding a Fill the Firetruck fundraiser Saturday at on Bridge Street. In partnership with Geissler’s, the fundraiser will benefit the in East Windsor.