1. It will be slightly cooler, according to the National Weather Service. Today will be partly sunny with a high near 72. Tonight, there is a 20 percent chance of showers, mostly cloudy skies and a low around 44.
2. The Murrieta Valley High School Crimson Cadets Marching Band's second annual Community Appreciation Night begins at 7:30 p.m. You will have an opportunity to watch the Crimson Cadets rehearse as well as perform their show in full uniform and costume for you as they head into their final competition of the season. There will be light refreshments. This event is free and open to the public.
3. Here's what's for lunch today at elementary schools in the Murrieta Valley Unified School District: hamburger. Lunches are served with a fresh fruit/salad bar and a choice of juice or milk. Lunches average about 658 calories and 16.29 percent fat. To see middle and high school menus, click here.
4. Mt. San Jacinto Community College is holding a Environmental Conservation Conference today between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Leading the charge in heightening awareness of energy efficiency in our community, the MSJC Science, Engineering and Environmental faculty discuss how MSJC is engaged in environmental issues and how the college is moving forward using "green" initiatives and ideas. The public is welcome to attend the free event that will be held in Room 927 at the Menifee Valley Campus, 28237 La Piedra Road in Menifee. For more information, click here.
5. Same time, different neighborhood. There will be a scheduled water shut down today between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. The shut down will affect parts of Avenida La Cresta, Calle Centro and Avenida Castilla, amongst others. For more information, click here.