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1. High near 81, low around 57
Patchy fog is expected before 8 a.m. Otherwise, it will be sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind will become south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Overnight there is a 20 percent chance of showers. There will be increasing clouds, with a low around 57. South wind will be around 6 mph.
2. Library Board of Trustees meeting
The Norton Public Library Board of Directors hold their monthly meeting 2 p.m. in the Community Room.
3. Florence + The Machine concert at Comcast
Comcast Center will host a Florence + The Machine concert starting 7:30 p.m. Be sure to adjust your driving route accordingly to avoid traffic.
4. Scott Brown seeking interns
Senator Scott Brown is looking for qualified high school, undergraduate and graduate students who have a strong interest in public service and government to intern in his Boston Office. As an intern in Boston you will work directly with a staff member, helping constituents solve problems. If interested fax your resume and cover letter to 617-723-7325, Attention: Intern Coordinator. For more information call 617-565-3170.
5. National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
September has been designated National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month to direct attention to the most common cancer in men besides skin cancer. Approximately one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS). For more information about prostate cancer care, diagnostic modalities, screenings, support groups and treatment options visit the Sturdy Memorial Hospital website.