5 Things You Need to Know Today: Nov. 8
Here are the five things you need to know before you start your day in Marblehead.
Today is Thursday, Nov. 8, and here are the five things you need to know:
1. You'll want to be prepared for some wet weather in Marblehead today. The National Weather Service is predicting that local residents can expect rain and a high near 45. Tonight should be cloudy, with a low around 35. (sunrise, 6:26 a.m.; low tide, 11:45 a.m.; sunset, 4:27 p.m.; high tide, 5:57 p.m.)
3. The Conservation Commission will meet tonight in the lower-level conference room of the Mary Alley Municipal Building on Widger Road. The meeting, scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., is expected to feature a discussion regarding proposed repairs to a pier on Front Street, according to the posted agenda.
4. If you have time, stop by and see the recently-restored Gun House doors on Elm Street, across from the Gerry School. They've recently been renovated, thanks to the Historical Commission and a grant from the Harold B. and Elizabeth L. Shattuck Memorial Fund. Click Here for the full story.
5. Today in History: On Nov. 8, 1895, Wilhelm Rontgen discovered the X-ray while experimenting with electricity.
For more things going on in Marblehead today, check out our events calendar.