It’s Thursday, Sept. 19. Here are five things you need to know. Tell us what we need to know on the Patch message board!
1. Today: It's Talk Like a Pirate Day!
2. You Said It: “From someone, who worked at the Navy Yard on Monday. The Navy Yard egress of personnel was impressive and flawless!” A reader commenting on the lockdown Monday during the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
5. Weather Forecast: Mostly sunny with a high of 77 degrees.