5 Things You Need To Know This Monday, Nov. 12
Bits of knowledge to help make you the smartest kid on the playground.
Here are five pieces of information designed to start your week on the right foot and to help make you the smartest person in the donut shop.
1. Your Local 3-Day Weather Forecast: According to the NWS, today will be sunny, with a high near 64. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
- Monday Night Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
- Tuesday Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
- Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
- Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 45.
- Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
2. It's Happening Today: Orange Leaf Dine Out for Dewing. Visit Orange Leaf Nov 12, 13 or 14, 2012 from 5-10pm and a portion of your purchase will go to the Dewing School! Mention that you are with the Dewing School. Please bring the attached flier or mention the Dewing. Cut and paste this link into your browser then print.
3. Reader Comment of the Day: "So let me get this straight, bankers on Wall Street, Fannie Mae (also Freddie Mac) executives, and the shady congressment who covered for them don't lose anything, but a guy who's trying to keep enough motel customers to keep his power turned on, stands to lose property valued at over one million? Somethings wrong, here." Reader Question Them, commenting on the story, "Testimony Concludes In Motel Caswell Forfeiture Trial."
4. Quote of the Day: “It wasn’t an accomplishment that was done easily. This group has earned every yard that they’ve gotten this year and every win that they’ve gotten.” Tewksbury High football Coach Brian Aylward, after his team had beaten Dracut, 35-21 to improve to 6-4 overall, 5-0 in the MVC Division 2.
5. Veterans Day: Veterans Day began as Armistice Day in 1919 to mark the day the treaty was signed that ended World War I. President Wilson declared, "To us in America, the reflections of armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country's service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations."