The Weekend Has Arrived.
Today in History
On this date in 1975, Saturday Night Live aired for the first time with George Carlin as the host.
Rain is in the forecast today with a high of 62, and the showers are expected to stick around through the evening, low of 54. [Full Forecast]
Need to Know
Some New York City lawmakers are pushing for free WiFi at airports. [NY Post]
A new poll shows that many New Jersey voters say gay marriage should be legal in the state. [NJ Star Ledger]
Republican Mayoral candidate Joe Lhota released his policy book, including a plan to boost tourism. [WFUV News]
The New York Islanders are in Chicago at 8.
The New Jersey Devils travel to Calgary at 9.
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