Today is Friday, August 30. Here are five things to know:
1) Partly sunny and warm
Looks like a pretty nice day today. According to the National Weather Service we can expect partly sunny skies with a high near 82 degrees. Mostly cloudy tonight with a low around 65.
2) Home sales on the rise
Patch blogger Roger Martin has posted an announcement on the Warren Group's analysis of home sales and says they are the best since they have been since 2006. Check out the post here.
3) Super readers
The Burlington Public Library posted a list of those who participated in the Summer Reading Program and read more than 50 hours. Check out the list here.
4) Back to school
Burlington students will be heading back to school next week. Burlington Public Schools grades 1-12 will be heading back to class on September 3.
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