Follow the link to see what's happening this week.
- The Olympics will be taking place all week. Check out http://www.nbcolympics.com for schedules, news and more.
- Wednesday is the anniversary of the day the I-35W Mississippi River Bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis collapsed during evening rush hour. It happened on Aug. 1, 2007.
- Friday sees the opening of two more big summer movies: “Total Recall,” a PG-13 remake of the Arnold Schwarzenegger movie, this time starring Colin Farrell; and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days,” rated PG.
- Sunday is International Beer Day. It’s a day to celebrate beer at a pub, at home with friends or wherever you like to hang out. Get more information about the day at http://www.internationalbeerday.com.
Gas price update
- This week: $3.490
- 1 week ago: $3.437
- 1 month ago: $3.397
- 1 year ago: $3.693
- Record high: $4.114
Video to note: Man pulls highway prank on sleeping wife
GateHouse News Service