Five Things you Need to Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
Today is Monday, September 3. Here are five things you need to know.
1. Happy Labor Day: Happy Labor Day from Milton Patch. We wish you a relaxing and safe Monday.
2. Sunny Monday: According to the National Weather Service, today will be sunny with a high around 77.
3. Holiday history: The first Labor Day was held in 1882 in New York City, according to the Department of Labor. The holiday, which recognizes the achievements of workers, was recognized nationally in 1894.
4. Labor Day closures: In recognition of Labor Day, local schools, , the Milton Post Office and the will all be closed. Hours for Milton businesses and restaurants will be set by the owners.
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