It’s Thursday, Sept. 26. Here are five things you need to know. Tell us what we need to know on the Patch message board!
1. Today: Children ages 6 to 10 can read to a therapy dog at 4 p.m. at Chinn Park Regional Library.
2. You Said It: “Entering the prison system will harden, not rehabilitate them." Reader comments on the arrests of six suspects in the murder investigation into the death of Kenny Diaz. [Editor's note: Arrests and charges are not the same as convictions and sentences. ]
3. ICYMI: Police: Man steals vehicle, iPad at gunpoint.
4. Number of the Day: 1000. That's the number of free commemorative T-shirts being handed out to customers at the grand opening of the Apple Store at Potomac Town Center.
5. Weather Forecast: Mostly sunny with a high of 75 degrees.