1. Another mild and sunny day, with the high temperature up to 45 degrees. A few more clouds roll in during the evening, when the temperature falls to 31 degrees. Sunrise is 6:43 a.m., sunset is 5:23 p.m.
2. The Public Library of New London continues its free film festival in honor of Black History Month tonight. The film Bright Road starts at 7 p.m.
3. Have you gotten your photo in for the Valentine’s Day “Cutest Couple” contest? One lucky pair will get an overnight trip to Mohegan Sun Casino. Photos need to be loaded by 5 p.m. tonight to be eligible.
4. Need to get some grocery shopping done this weekend? Check out the Grocery Specials section to see the latest deals at places in the region.
5. President-elect Franklin L. Roosevelt literally dodged a bullet 80 years ago today. An assassin tried to shoot Roosevelt during a Miami visit in 1933 and hit five people instead (including Anton J. Cermack, mayor of Chicago, who died of his wounds the next month)