1) Newsbit of the Day: On Nov. 20, Swampscott High School is holding an open house evening for the parents of current 8th-graders who are considering private schools, or Swampscott residents whose students already attend a private or charter school. This in an opportunity to meet with administration, guidance, department heads, students, and to tour the facility. This event is scheduled to begin in B129 at 6:30 PM. A separate event will be held in the spring for our incoming 9th grade class; the November 20th event is only for parents considering private or charter schools.
2) Swampscott Scholars: 2012 Swampscott High graduates Stephanie Strager was awarded the Jennie M. McVey Memorial Scholarship -
3) Bit of Abe (Lincoln): "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."
4) Weather Watch: The National Weather Service is calling for rain, mainly before 5 pm. High near 45.
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