It’s Sept. 6, the 249th day of the year; 116 days remain in 2018. The National Weather Service reports that yesterday’s Lake Michigan temperatures were 74 at the Chicago shore, 58 at the Chicago crib and 64 at the Wilmette buoy.

Third Ward office hours at Brothers K Coffee House this morning.

OTR Gallery reception at 5 p.m.

Joint meeting Housing & Community Development Act Committee and Mental Health Board at 7 tonight at the Civic Center.