1. Your 3-day Local Forecast:
- According to the National Weather Service, Monday will be sunny, with a high near 73. Expect a northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
- Monday night will be mostly clear with a low around 51. Expect a northwest wind from 3 to 6 mph.
- Tuesday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Expect a calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
- Tuesday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Expect a south wind from 3 to 7 mph.
- Wednesday will be partly sunny, with a high near 78.
- Wednesday night will be cloudy, with a low around 64. There is a 40 percent chance of rain after 7 p.m.
3. Today in Public Meetings: Tewksbury Planning Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Tewksbury Town Hall. At 8:30 p.m., Planning Board will hold a public hearing at the same location on the proposed zoning bylaw amendments that would accommodate the proposed Merrimack Valley Casino at 300 Ames Pond Drive. Stick with Tewksbury Patch for coverage of this meeting. You can view the agenda here.
4. Coming Up: An informational meeting sponsored by the group No Slots Tewksbury will be held at the Tewksbury Country Club on Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 7 p.m. Speakers will include former State Sen. Sue Tucker, State Rep. Jim Miceli, psychologist Tom Larkin and more.
5. ICYMI: In case you missed it, detectives were off at Wal-Mart with a vehicle that showed up as suspicious on Monday, Aug. 5, at 8:54 p.m. A Lawrence man was arrested for subsequent offense of distributing Class B drugs, failure to stop for police and resisting arrest. Read more in our most recent Tewksbury police log.