Politickers wanted - We are on the hunt for a few Republicans and Democrats to help us out. Are you interested? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Can't let the commenters have all the fun, can we?
Calendar - If you've got an event you want to share with the many readers of the Woonsocket Patch, you can be your own best advocate - post it yourself to the Woonsocket Patch calendar. Fill in the blanks with your event's information, and you're good to go.
Weekend - Don't miss your chance to see the America's Cup Races in Newport this weekend.Before you head down there, swing by the Youth Leadership Initiative car wash at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Rectory. The James Montgomery Band will be live at Chans Saturday when you're done, if you can beat the traffic back.
Vietnam - On this day in 1965, the first ground combat forces in Vietnam were authorized by President Johnson according to brainyhistory.com.
Weather - Today will be 89 degrees with isolated thunderstorms. Best leave the golf clubs and the lightning rod at home.