Today is Wednesday, Oct. 2, and here are the five things you need to know:
1. It will be unseasonably warm in Salem today. The National Weather Service is predicting that local residents can expect it to be sunny with a high near 80. Tonight should be mostly clear, with a low around 53. (sunrise, 6:42 a.m.; high tide, 9:55 a.m.; low tide, 3:56 p.m.; sunset, 6:22 p.m.)
2. Salem's new high-end children's clothing boutique 'Petite Etoile' will open Friday on Derby Street in Salem, owner Nicole Ablitt said Tuesday morning. Click Here for a sneak peek around Salem's newest business.
3. The Salem Historical Commission will meet tonight at the City Hall Annex on Washington Street. The meeting, scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., is expected to feature a discussion regarding a proposed addition to Salem's Probate and Family Court, according to the posted agenda.