5 Things You Need to Know, June 13
Everything you need to know to get you through the day.
- It's going to be a partly cloudy day and the high will be 88. Thanks to the recent rains, however, pollen is still low though Georgia's Clean Air Campaign is forecasting an air quality of 80, which is moderate - People who are unusually sensitive to air pollution should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion. We'll keep you updated with weather alerts here and on the Lilburn Patch Facebook page.
- Our commute widget shows the best gas price locally is holding steady at $3.20 at Murphy USA 3950 Lawrenceville Hwy NW and $3.22 in many places around town. Before you head out for the day, check out our Commute Widget for live traffic updates and the latest gas prices around Lilburn.
Hollywood, Holidays & Observances:
- June 13 is celebrated as Juggling Day, Kitchen Klutzes of America Day, Lobster Day and - and because it is the middle of Summer - Weed Your Garden Day.
- Today also marks the anniversary of the "Miranda Decision". On June 13, 1966, The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the case of Miranda v. Arizona that arrested criminal suspects must be informed immediately of their Constitutional rights. If you've ever watched any episode of Law & Order, you've heard them read, but do you know why this is important? Check out Miranda Rights.org for more information.
- This is the last week for you to register your Home and Business Monitored Alarm Systems online. You must register by June 15 to be in compliance with Lilburn's ordinance or you will be subject to a fine.
- The Summer Edition of the Lilburn Newsletter is now available online. If you didn't get yours in the mail, you can find it here.
- Tomorrow is Lilburn Night at the Gwinnett Braves. You can still order discounted tickets by visiting www.gwinnettbraves.com/lilburnnight . Enter the code: “Lilburn” for a special discount
Some Kid-Friendly Things:
- It's Win It Wednesday at Chick Fil A in Lilburn. Order through the Drive-Thru every Wednesday from noon-2pm; Every 15th car receives entire order for FREE. That's a winner every 10 minutes.
- Come enjoy an awesome puppet show by the GCPL Puppeteers featuring music and many zany characters. Don't miss out on the fun! Mountain Park Branch 10:30 am
- It looks like a great day to spend some time in the pool. Head on out to Mountain Park to get cool.