Five Things to Know Today: June 29

It's Remote Control Day! Who holds the power in your house?

1. Travel restrictions continue today on Route 202/DeKalb Pike between Sumneytown Pike and Route 63/Welsh Road, and on Route 63 between Stump Road and Bell Run Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for road construction and utilty work.

2. A free seminar sponsored by the Senior Volunteer Committee about medical directives is being held tonight at 7:30 at the , 1001 Stump Road, Montgomeryville. The event will feature information on the right choices regarding living wills, medical power of attorney and more by speaker Rosemary Ferrino.

3. From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., all 135 A.C. Moore locations will host a free card making event for American military members who are receiving treatment at military and Veteran’s Administration hospitals. Everyone is welcome to the event.

4. Today is the last day to register at a discounted price for the 59th Annual PennSuburban Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing at , 250 Babylon Road, Horsham. The event is July 11 and cost is $175 before June 29 and $185 per player after June 29.

5. On this day ... In 1864, 99 people are killed in the worst railway disaster in Canada’s history … in 1950, the U.S. defeats England in the FIFA World Cup … The U.S. Interstate Highway System is created through the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 … in 2007, two car bombs are found in Piccadilly Circus in London ...

Actor Slim Pickens was born in 1919 … producer Robert Evans was born in 1930 … baseball player Harmon Killebrew was born in 1936 … actor Gary Busey was born in 1944 … comedian Richard Lewis was born in 1947 … Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter was born in 1957 … race car driver Jeff Burton was born in 1967 … comedian Bret McKenzie was born in 1976 … actor “Fatty” Arbuckle died in 1933 … actress Jayne Mansfield died in 1967 …. Actor Bob Crane died in 1928 … actress Katharine Hepburn died in 2003


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