5 Things You Need to Know Today: Aug. 17
Celebrate having made it to the weekend today with a hot meal and shopping for some used items during National Thrift Shop Day.
1.The veteran's of foreign wars will be offering a home-cooked meal at a low price today.
2. The Garden in the Woods in Framingham will be participating in Free Fun Fridays. Stop by beginning at 9 a.m. for free admission.
3. If you want to spend your time touring a museum, the Concord Museum will also be participating in Free Fun Fridays as well. Hours will run from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
4. Today is National Thrift Shop Day. So get out there and shop till you drop, but only if it is while getting some nice used or vintage items.
5. It's the last week to choose the best of Marlborough. We've kept our main voting story (to which all the individual voting articles are attached) on the homepage; click through to vote for your favorite spots in the city. Today, we highlight your favorite auto mechanic. Click here to vote on which is the best area auto mechanic.