Today is Tuesday, Aug. 14. Here are five things you need to know:
1. Sum-sum-summertime: Mother Nature is going to dish out another classic summertime day on Tuesday, with a sunny start and temperatures getting into the high 80s.
2. Hamilton FinComm: The Hamilton Finance Advisory Committee welcomes some new members when it meets on Tuesday night. Chairman John McWane had been the committee’s only member for a time and new members will hear from Town Manager Michael Lombardo and Finance Director Deborah Nippes-Mena go over the organization of town government and provide an overview of town finances.
3. Gas: Three of the gas stations in the two tows were selling gas below the area average on Monday. The least expensive gallon of gas was at at $3.64 for a gallon of regular. and , both selling a gallon at $3.69, were below the area average of $3.71. At , a gallon was selling for $3.89.
4. Target: Target is giving schools a shot at winning many $25 gift cards. Target, with a nearby location in Danvers at Liberty Tree Mall, is giving away a $25 gift card to schools each time the school gets 25 votes on the "Give with Target" app on its Facebook page. It is limited to one vote per person, per week so it really takes a broad group of support to rack up a few gift cards for your school. It includes both public and private schools.
5. Hamilton Community Preservation: The Hamilton Community Ppreservation Committee meets on Tuesday night when it is scheduled to consider Community Preservation Act funding for work on the pool. The meeting happens at 7:30 p.m. at .
To find out what is going on today in Hamilton and Wenham, check out our events listings.