5 Things, Aug. 29: Sharon Begins a New School Year
Also today: The School Committee prepares to meet; find out what other committees meet this week.
Today's Weather: Skies will be partly sunny today with a high near 76 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
1. Today is the first day of school for students in Sharon. Grades 1-12 return to the classroom today, while kindergarten will be starting Thursday, Aug. 30. Sharon teachers and staff have been back to work since Monday, Aug. 27. Get the full 2012-2012 calendar here, and find out how you can use Sharon Patch during the school year.
2. The Sharon School Committee will meet tonight at 7 p.m.
3. If you haven't heard yet, we've announced the winners of the Readers' Choice 2012 . . . be sure to check out what readers voted as the best of Sharon.
4. Find out what committees in Sharon are meeting this week and what they're talking about in our weekly Committee Meeting Roundup.
5. Would you turn off your cell phone during a dinner event for a discount? Let us know here.