1. It will be slightly cooler today, according to the National Weather Service. Today is expected to be sunny with a high near 84. Tonight, expect mostly clear skies and a low nearing 40.
2. With a break in homework, teens are invited to a fun winter break activity at the Murrieta Library. Sixth- through 12th-graders who are interested in the evolution of comics; when they began, and how they became popular to what is currently popular can participate in an interactive program with Ryan Haggerty, owner of in Murrieta. The program, "Comic Books 101," will be held at 2 p.m. today in the Library's Community Room. "Comic Books 101" is free and open to the public. The is located at Eight Town Square (Adams Avenue and Kalmia Street).
3. The city of Murrieta is hiring for an accountant and senior accountant. Both positions require the applicant to complete an application, complete a supplemental questionnaire and provide a copy of degree or transcripts. Under direction, the senior accountant will perform complex technical accounting or auditing work; act in a lead capacity over other accounting and clerical staff; prepare a variety of accounting, statistical, and narrative reports; and do other work as required. Under limited supervision, the accountant provides professional accounting support to the city, ensuring the day-to-day accounting and fiscal activities are in conformance with accepted standards and appropriate laws and regulations; participates in annual year-end financial audits and other periodic audits; supervises payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, business license or other accounting functions; and performs related duties as required. Application deadline for both positions is Jan. 26. For more information, including the city’s ideal candidate, click here.
4. A Child's Attic, 24710 Washington Ave., offers a free story and music time at 10:30 a.m. every Thursday. Bring the little ones and enjoy a fun interactive story time that incorporates music and actions for your child’s enjoyment.
5. Get your money’s worth today with a family night out and a free buffet! Tonight at , 39825 Alta Murrieta Drive, buy one adult entrée and get one kids meal free.