"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Board of Selectmen Meeting
The Stoughton Board of Selectmen will meet Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall (third floor, Great Hall).
The Selectmen are expected to vote on the town's proposed FY14 budget.
2. School Committee Meeting
The Stoughton School Committee meets in the TV studio at Stoughton High at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22.
3. Free Ice Cream at Daddy's Dairy
Daddy's Dairy in Stoughton at 354 Washington St. is giving away FREE kiddie cones (soft serve chocolate, vanilla or twist) this Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.
4. Stoughton High Sports on Tap
The Stoughton High boys' and girls' basketball teams are in action Tuesday evening, Jan. 22.
The boys' host North Attleboro at the SHS gym, while the girls' travel to North Attleboro. Both games start at 6:30 p.m.
5. Bingo at the Senior Center
The Senior Center will hold its weekly game of BINGO at 12:45 p.m.
REMINDER: Trash Schedule
Because there was no curbside trash collection on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, in observance of MLK Day, trash collection for 1/21 will be scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 22 in addition to the regular Tuesday collection. This is standard procedure for any holiday.
For safety reasons, the Stoughton DPW will discontinue pickup at dark on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Any rubbish not picked up on Tuesday, Jan. 22 will be picked up on Wednesday, Jan. 23.
All rubbish and recyclables must be curbside by 7 a.m. on your collection day. No barrel over 30-gallon size will be emptied. Large household appliances (metal items) must be called into the Public Works for appointment for pickup.