Welcome to 5 Things You Need to Know Today, your place for useful facts. We'll provide this early morning digest each weekday to keep Salemites and Salem Patch users in-the-know.
- We met with residents who are dedicated to improving Ward 2/The Bridge Street Neck. If you're interested in learning how you can get some questions answered and how you can get involved in , be sure to tune in Wednesday morning.
- We love reminiscing here at Salem Patch, tune into our poll which harkens back to days of Salem's past on the homepage now.
- We've got some great new blog posts on the site now in our Local Voices section. Check them out here. If you're interested in blogging, contact Editor Aubry Bracco.
- Take a night to check out the lights around Salem to get some inspiration for your submission, and check out all the lights on the North Shore and in Salem businesses ().
- We're starting to feel that chill in the air. Today, The National Weather Service is predicting clear skies with a high near 46 degrees. The temperature is expected to drop to around 33 tonight.