Wednesday's high temperature as of 5 p.m. was 96 degrees and the 10th day this month with a high of 90 degrees or better. Today will be No. 11 and Friday No. 12. I think we will be at 90 or better through Monday before cooling hits again on Tuesday. August will roll in on a hot note Saturday.
Dozens of small Japanese flags taken as battlefield trophies by American troops are heading home. Some might wind up back with Japanese families that sent their young men off to combat in the Pacific during World War II.
The best-case scenario is that all these skilled young cyclists go home and train their parents with their new knowledge. That way, whole families can enjoy the beauty of safe cycling this summer, and into the future.