5 Things You Need to Know Today: Dec. 5 [VIDEO]
One local teacher is doing a good thing for hurting veterans, and there is a bit of a puzzle in today's edition of the column.
Our weekday morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations.
1. Mark Vital, a teacher at the Advanced Math and Science Academy, is starting a holiday venture called "Sweats for Vets." He is asking the great citizens of Marlborough to consider buying a sports related sweatshirt for a homeless veteran. Wrap the gift and drop him a message at firstname.lastname@example.org and he will come and get it (or you could drop it off at AMSA). Donated gifts will be given to the homeless veterans of Vets, Inc. on Christmas Eve.
2. The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School Booster Club with host their Holiday Craft Fair Saturday, Dec. 10 at the high school from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be many one-of-a-kind crafts and all sorts of potential gifts. There will also be a raffle table, school spirit wear and a goodies table.
3. If your kids want to keep track on Santa's travels in the coming days, they should check out NORAD's website.
5. Have some fun and figure out this Marlborough anagram on this Monday morning. Post your guesses in the comment field below: GISINULIN (restaurant)