"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. A strong of mild conditions will continue on Wednesday. According to Weather.com, temperatures rise to about 44° on Wednesday with mostly cloudy skies. There is just a 20 percent chance of precipitation on the day.
2. Wednesday is an extremely busy day for Wilmington sports teams. The girs and boys track teams travel to face Stoneham, beginning at 4 p.m. The wrestling team, meanwhile, is on the road taking on Arlington High School in a 6 p.m. meet while the girls hockey team caps the road action with an 8 p.m. tilt in Reading.
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