1. On Saturday October 13, Stonington-Mystic Patch, Groton Patch and the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce are holding a cash mob in downtown Mystic. Ten great local businesses are participating in the event and many of them will have specials for mobsters. We are taking advanced registrations on Patch. All you need to register is your email address and zip code, and be willing to spend at least $20 on Saturday, October 13 in downtown Mystic. For questions email Stonington-Mystic Patch Editor Bree Shirvell.
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3. The Mystic Rotary Club meets today at noon at the Hilton in Mystic. The club is always seeking new members. If you can’t make the meeting but are interested in becoming a member the Mystic Rotary meets every Monday at noon at the Hilton in Mystic or contact Laureen Morley at 860-608-9967 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Today is Columbus Day, the celebration of Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the Americas.
5. "No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself." —Virginia Woolf