Five Things to Start Your Day: Nov. 13

A few facts, figures and tidbits to start your Tuesday.


Tuesday: Mild with showers rolling through. Temps start near 60 at 7AM, then fall back into the upper 40s by the ride home from work.

Wednesday: Cooler. Mostly cloudy coast, mostly sunny inland. Upper 40s to near 50.

Thursday: Mostly sunny inland, partly to mostly cloudy coast. Mid to upper 40s.

2. FAMILY NIGHT OUT FOR A CAUSE: Wondering what’s for supper? Join the WoodsEdge Children’s Center for a Family Night Out (FNO) at Lotus Blossom Restaurant in Sudbury from 5-9 p.m. Dine in or carry out – all you have to do is mention WoodsEdge Children’s Center and 10 percent of your check (before tax) will be donated to WoodsEdge. Lotus Blossom has graciously offered to provide a 10 percent match to the event proceeds.

3. BUSINESS BREAKFAST CLUB: Business Breakfast Club Networking is a monthly Middlesex West Chamber of Commerce event that is a free member benefit at various member locations on the second Friday of every month. Check the website for location information. Guests are always welcome. Pre-registered at www.mwcoc.com for $10; $20 at the door. Call 978-263-0010 for more information.

4. WHAT TO CELEBRATE TODAY: Today is National Young Readers Day.Young Readers Day was co-founded in 1989 by Pizza Hut and the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. According to the creators of this day, it is "... a special day to recognize the joys and benefits of reading." Grade schools around the country take advantage of this day, to promote the importance of reading.

5. THIS DAY IN HISTORY: 1887 - Bloody Sunday clashes in central London; 1900 - Baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League; 1979 - Ronald Reagan in NY announces his candidacy for president; 1980 - US spacecraft Voyager I sent back 1st close-up pictures of Saturn; 1982 - Vietnam War Memorial dedicated in Washington D.C.


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