1. Monday is the Martin Luther King Day holiday. Find out what is open and closed in the area today.
2. The National Weather Service forecast includes a chance of very light snow Monday, as well as a chance of snow Thursday night and a chance of rain and snow Friday.
3. Several lane closures are scheduled Tuesday through Thursday on the Schuylkill Expressway through Lower Merion as PennDOT conducts bridge inspections.
4. Though there is no normal Lower Merion Board of Commissioners meeting on Wednesday night, the commissioners will host the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners at 7 p.m. Wednesday for a public discussion of local matters. For more information, call the County Commissioners’ office at (610) 278-3062.
5. The 1,660-calorie full rack of ribs at Chili's (which has a Bala Cynwyd location) is among the dishes singled out for criticism in the Center for Science in the Public Interest's annual list of Xtreme Eating 2013.