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1. Areas of drizzle is expected before 8 a.m. today. There4 will be patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind will be between 6 and 14 mph. Tonight there is a 60 percent chance of showers after 2 a.m. Otherwise, there will be increasing clouds, with a low around 51. South wind will be between 5 and 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
2. There will be a community yard sale today from 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of St. Marys Church. This event will be held rain or shine.
3. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 143 Lincoln St., North Easton, will hold a “Back on the Rack” consignment sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The sale will include gently used and new clothing, formal and wedding dresses and accessories for women, men and teenagers. Admission is $5. Proceeds will go to Team Pink Positive’s for the Avon Walk for a Cure on specifically marked items. For more information call 508-238-0847.
4. Yesterday Fenway Park celebrated its 100th anniversary. Read your Norton Patch editor’s first memory of the ballpark and share your own here.
5. Coming up later today is a region roundup of local headlines. Tune in to see what was going on in neighboring towns this week.