You know, I would be much more in favor of Daylight Savings starting so early if it actually meant we got up with the sun. But as it is, we wake in pitch blackness, we dress in pitch blackness, we eat breakfast in pitch blackness, and many of us get on the road in pitch blackness.
Be careful out there: there are also many children standing, waiting for school buses, in pitch blackness.
Local sunrise today: 7:37 am
Local school start times for 2007-2008. Fourteen elementary schools will begin before 8 am.