5 Things You Need to Know Today: Nov. 11
Thank you veterans!
"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. There is a 20-percent chance of showers today, with a high of 52, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will be mostly clear with a low of 32.
2. Today is Veterans Day, so keep in mind that town offices will be closed. Trash pickup will continue uninterrupted.
3. CCHS Patriots Football is on the road tonight, with a game at Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School at 7 p.m.
4. If you can't make it to today's Veterans Day ceremony at 8 a.m. at Sleepy Hollow, Lexington is also hosting a memorial event Remembering the Veterans today at noon, featuring Civil War re-enactors, crafts and music.
5. In one of the most somber post WWI elevenths of November, President Warren G. Harding dedicated the Tomb of the Unknowns on Armistice Day, 1921. The original unknown, and all those who have been added to the tomb in the years since, was buried with the highest of military honors.