The sun is shining and it looks like it's going to be an OK day. There's no rain forecast. Yay!
Have a nice day.
Today is forecast to be partly cloudy with a top of 15.
V/Line trains appear to be running on time.
COUNCILLOR Barry Lyons has been selected as Bendigo's new mayor elect.
City of Greater Bendigio councillors last night voted at a special council meeting, and choose Cr Barry Lyons for the top job.
Fleeting visit costs the taxpayer $4200 a day
Bob Carr's 19 months as foreign affairs minister was ''somewhat fleeting'' by his own admission.
But Department of Finance records show the retiring NSW senator went full tilt while in the job. He spent an average of $4220 a day, including on international trips, domestic flights and chauffeured cars, according to his most recent six-month expense claim.
If it is your big day, I wish you a very Happy Birthday!
You share a birthday with: Australian politician Malcolm Turnbull; Australian rock musician (Silverchair) Ben Gillies; and American singer Keyshia Cole.
TODAY IS FAMOUS FOR...
1929 - Black Thursday - the New York Stock Exchange loses 12.8 per cent of its value in one day.
1957 - Christian Dior, French fashion designer who created the New Look, dies.
2007 - Embarking on an ambitious 10-year moon exploration program, China launches its first lunar probe - a leap forward in the Asian space race that gives a boost to national pride, and the promise of scientific and military payoffs.
JOKE OF THE DAY
Q: Why was six scared of seven?
A: Because seven "ate" nine.
I'm sure you have a much better joke so email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a good day,