SONG OF THE DAY: "Black Balloons" by Local Natives
Good morning, Medford! Here are five things you need to know today, Monday, Jan. 14:
1. SCHOOL COMMITTEE: The Medford School Committee will meet in a Committee of the Whole meeting tonight at 7 in the Superintendent's Conference Room at Medford High School. The committee will be discussing the Medford Vocational Technical High School.
2. FLU IN MEDFORD: As of last week, there were 63 confirmed cases of flu in Medford this year, up from just 15 a year ago. More info available here.
3. WEEKLY RECAP: Take a look at some of the biggest stories in Medford from last week here.
4. THIS DAY IN HISTORY: The theologian, musician, philosopher and Nobel Prize-winning physician Albert Schweitzer is born on this day in 1875 in Upper-Alsace, Germany (now Haut-Rhin, France). Information courtesy of History.com.
5. TODAY'S FORECAST: Partly sunny with a high of 52. Mostly cloudy tonight with a low of 29.