Our weekday morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations.
1. Garbage and recycling will be collected on time and on schedule Monday, despite the President's Day holiday.
2. A new laundromat is preparing to open in downtown Milford, across the street from 7-Eleven.
3. Children Across America, a Milford-based nonprofit, is looking for volunteers who could work in a variety of positions. See the announcement posted by the group for more information.
4. Teens who are interested in fashion and sewing may be interested in learning how to create a garment. Maria Sews a Lot, a business in downtown Milford, is offering
5. A reminder that due to the President's Day holiday, Milford town offices will be closed on Monday.