1. Coffee Education: The Pleasantville High School will host a parent coffee session for information regarding college testing information Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 8 a.m. in the library media center. Meanwhile, Briarcliff Middle School principal Susan Howard invites parents to come grab a cup of joe from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
2. School Board Meetings: The Briarcliff and Plesantville school districts will both hold regularly scheduled public meetings Tuesday, Jan. 14. Briarcliff’s agenda for its 7 p.m. meeting include a high school substation report and a report from the energy committee. For the full agenda, click here. Pleasantville will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the high school library media center.
3. More like Bi-Polar Vortex: Just a week ago, the area withstood temperatures well below zero degrees. This week, it’s been well above freezing. Tuesday will be another balmy day, although more rain is in the forecast.
4. MLK Volunteer Signups: It's not too late to sign up to participate in a service activity to commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Click here for more information.
5. About those taxes: Readers really wanted to know when they could start filing their 2013 tax return. It was yesterday's most popular post on Patch.