1) Weather: Sunny, with a high near 86. (Note: compiled in advance of this week. For most up-to-date forecast, check the National Weather Service.)
2) : Common Ground will be open at the YMCA for teens in grades 6-9 from 7-10 p.m., $3 fee for entry.
3) : A Servant's Heart Food Pantry at Faith Evangelical Church is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
4) Stuff to do this week: If you don't have plans, don't forget to check out our and our calendar for more. Also during the summer, each Friday we'll bring you three getaway events from Cape Cod and the Islands, Rhode Island and Seacoast New Hampshire. Check back later today for that round-up.
5) Friday lineup: Here's today's lineup of weekly columns that run each Friday on Melrose Patch:
- : Our roundup of open houses for the upcoming weekend runs at 8 a.m. Realtors, you can add a photo or video of an open house you're hosting to the gallery! Due to the holiday this week, House Hunt will return next Friday.