1. Patchy fog is expected before noon, according to the National Weather Service. Otherwise, today is expected to be mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 88. Tonight, expect mostly clear skies and a low around 62.
2. Bingo lovers young and old can take in a weekly bingo game, hosted by Congregation B'nai Chaim, 29500 Via Princesa in Murrieta. Early bird games start at 6 p.m. each Wednesday, followed by regular games at 7 p.m. All members of the community are invited to take part. Bingo is one of the main and most popular fundraisers for this local synagogue. Call 951-677-7350 for pricing or further information.
3. Here's what's for lunch today at elementary schools in the Murrieta Valley Unified School District: cheese Bosco stick. 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. Tonight's regularly scheduled meeting of the Murrieta Planning Commission is canceled, according to a notice posted Sept. 19. The next regular meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10 in the City of Murrieta Council Chambers, 1 Town Square.
5. At the end of the summer season there is an increased need for blood donations and the California Highway Patrol’s Temecula Area is pleased to have partnered with Life Stream for their second annual “Blead By Example” blood drive. The blood drive takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the CHP’s Temecula Area office, 27685 Commerce Center Drive in Temecula. "Blead By Example" creates a blood donation campaign that allows local communities to rally around their neighbors, family members, or friends who are suffering because of motor vehicle tragedies. Donors will receive a free movie pass while supplies last.