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Hockessin Community News
  • Morning Minutes: Nov. 1

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Word of the Day
    pinion PIN-yuhn (noun) a gear with a small number of teeth, especially one engaging with a rack or larger gear; a shaft or spindle cut with teeth engaging with a gear; a gear driving a roll in a rolling mill. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Thanksgiving on Food.com
    http://thanksgiving.food.com
    Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Time to dust off your bird pan and get cooking with these recipes on Food.com.
    Number to Know
    4: In the short-lived Showtime TV series “United States of Tara,” actress Toni Collette plays four characters as a woman suffering with dissociative identity disorder. Collette won a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy in 2010 for the role(s).
    This Day in History
    Nov. 1, 1968: The Motion Picture Association of America's film rating system is officially introduced, originating with the ratings G, M, R and X.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actress Toni Collette (41)
    Daily Quote
    “Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” — Walt Whitman

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