Five Things You Need to Know Today, November 19
A mostly sunny Monday kicks off Thanksgiving week in Wilmington.
"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Sunshine is likely to start Thanksgiving week in Wilmington. According to Weather.com, temperatures will hit a modest 48° on Monday in town. There is only a 20 percent chance of rain on the day and skies will be mostly sunny with a few passing clouds.
2. Did you miss anything on Patch this weekend? Don't worry, we've got you covered. We brought you a look at new techniques for the Fire Department, showed you the inside of a nearly $1 million home in town, provided the latest Wilmington police log and gave you coverage of a Friday night chimney fire on Woburn Street.
3. Before you tuck the kids in on Monday night, you can bring them down for a storytime. Wilmington Memorial Library holds PJ Storytime, where children can arrive in their pajamas and enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and more. The event starts at 6:45 p.m.
4. Can you tweet? Then you can help. Patch is going to donate $1 to Hurricane Sandy victims for every tweet sent using the hashtag #PatchRebuilds, up to $125,000. So be sure to get on Twitterand do your part to help, and at no cost to you.
5. Are you a fan of Wilmington Patch on social media? Our total continues to rise and we're now up to 1,871 Facebook fans. All you have to do to join that following is log onto our Facebook page and click "Like." We've also got 1,243 Twitter followers supporting us, so be sure to follow us there as well. Thanks for the support, Wilmington!