When does a brisk autumn turn into a frigid winter?
We've all have a case of the shivers at one point or another, but this week, our New England winter has lived up to its reputation, with highs in the teens and wind chills that dip below zero. What made you shiver this morning: Taking the dogs out? Standing at the bus stop? One reader said "you know it's cold out when the wet clothes in the dryer are frozen." We want to hear from you. Have you had your "winter is here" moment?
Scope out the 5 Things column for Thursday, Jan. 3.
Here are five things to know for Thursday, Jan. 3: 1. Frigid temperatures: While it's expected to be sunny on Thursday, temperatures will peak around 22 but the wind will make it feel like it's -6, according to the National Weather Service's forecast for Stoneham. In the evening, temperatures will drop slightly to a low of about 17. 2. Rehearsals: The Stoneham Senior Center's chorus and tambourine band will be rehearsing Thursday morning, with the chorus beginning at 9:30 a.m. 3. Curb the cravings: Overeaters Anonymous is slated to meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Stoneham Senior Center, 136 Elm St. 4. Get the word out: Interested in advertising on Stoneham Patch? Contact Ad Manager Chris Farris at firstname.lastname@example.org. 5. Traffic updates: …