It’s Tuesday, Sept. 10. Here are five things you need to know. Tell us what we need to know on the Patch message board!
1. Today: Prince William County Board of Supervisors meets at 1 County Complex Road, beginning at 2 p.m. (complete agenda). The public hearing agenda at 7:30 p.m. includes a rezoning request for 8 acres near the intersection of Route 1 and Featherstone Road. Owners have requested Planned Mixed Residential zoning.
2. You Said It: “For Governor I will vote for a man who actually lives here, works here, raised his family here, Ken Cuccinelli!” A reader responds to our question about whether you’ll be voting this November. Estimates suggest a poor voter turnout for the statewide election in November.
4. Number of the Day: 5 (or 5S, to be exact). Rumors are swirling about the announcement planned today from Apple. Among the rumors a slick new iPhone device that may include fingerprint identification technology. What do you want to see on the new device, Woodbridge?
5. Today…in History: On Sept. 10, 1813, U.S. forces defeat the British in the Battle of Lake Erie, an important point in the War of 1812. Tall ships recently re-enacted the battle.