5 Things to Know Today, Monday, Aug. 6
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Good morning, here are five things to know today:
Greater Boston Sikh Community Condemns Wisconsin Shooting: Members of the Greater Boston Sikh community were condemning a Sunday shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin that left at least seven people dead. At the same time, the local Sikh community was trying to learn more information about the circumstances of the shooting. Darfhan Singh, secretary of a gurdwara—a Sikh place of worship—that recently moved from Somerville to Everett, said members of the Boston Sikh community are "listening to the television and radio" in an attempt to learn more about what happened. "The investigation is going on," Singh said, cautioning against jumping to conclusions.
Weather: Highs are expected in the mid-80s today, and there's a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms, according to the National Weather Service. Sunny skies with highs in the mid-80s are expected tomorrow.
Week in Review: Did you miss last week's news? Get caught up.
Around the Region: A story about a Somerville man who allegedly brandished a shotgun over a stolen turtle is one of the top recent stories from just beyond Medford's bounds.
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