5T: Warmer Temps in Store for Wednesday
Make sure to check in with today's column of news, events, history and more.
Here are five things you need to know today in Woburn:
1) Making a memory pillow
The first of a two-program workshop is today at the Senior Center. For today's session bring a piece of fabric from a loved one. You will begin making your "memory pillow" during the 10 a.m. program.
2) Patch in your Inbox
Everyone gets busy during the day. Whether you're working 9 to 5, or taking care of the kids, our days fly by with activity after activity. Make it easy to stay in touch with Woburn Patch—sign-up for our daily or weekly newsletter. News will come straight to your inbox and will be waiting for you whenever you have time to read it! Click here to sign-up today!
3) Warm & windy!
According to the National Weather Service's pinpointed forecast for Woburn, it's going to be a warm wintry day today. Expect temperatures to be close to 50 degrees. But we'll also have wind, about 5 to 10 miles per hour, with some gusts up to 20 miles per hour.
4) In case you missed it
At Patch, we like to take a look at how communities compare in different ways. Yesterday, we took a look at several tax rates throughout the area. See how Woburn figured into the mix here.
5) Historic Headline
Let's take a walk through Woburn's history, shall we? A headline in the newspaper regarding Jan. 7 events in Woburn was:
- 1939—Woburn May Vote To Close Schools—The Woburn School Board was scheduled to meet to discuss closing the public schools for three months due to a $45,000 deficit in funding.