1) Newsbit of the Day: The Swampscott Police Association's holiday parade is Saturday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m.
It starts at the high school, 200 Essex St., and goes to Vinnin and Salem Streets and to Humphrey and Burrill Streets and back to the high school. The parade is open to everyone. All faiths. All ages.
If your organization would like to join the parade contact Ted Delano, Jim Schultz, Jay Locke or Paul Bartram at 781-595-1111.
2) Swampscott Scholars: Courtney Leblanc received the Glenn S. Peterson Memorial Scholarship.
3) A bit of Yo-Yo (Ma):"I learn something not because I have to, but because I really want to. That's the same view I have for performing. I'm performing because I really want to, not because I have to bring bread back home."
4) Weather Watch: The National Weather Service is forecasting a slight chance of showers before 8 am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 47.
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