To Michele Drapeau, an obstetrics nurse at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, who's taking her mountain bike to Colorado to ride in a fund-raiser for a multiple sclerosis center there.
To South Mountain's Little League team, for the work that won them a spot in state tourney competition for the first time in the league's 27-year history. They play tonight at 6 p.m. at Hagerstown's Staley Park.
To Maryland officials, for their welcome (if belated) decision to include Jonathan Street residents in discussions of how to spend $221,000 in funds to combat crime in their neighborhood.
To the U.S. Government Printing Office, for destroying more than 3,000 books on the history of the U.S. Senate, on the grounds that it cost too much to store them. Why not offer them free to the public or the schools?