1. The Friends of the West Roxbury Library’s annual meeting will feature local author William Martin on Thursday night.
2. Face painting, a magician and clown will be at the District E-5 Police Station’s annual Halloween Party on Oct. 25. The party runs from 5-8 and is open to the community.
3. Send story ideas to new West Roxbury editor Tony Catinella at email@example.com.
4. From Wednesday to Friday, Starbucks has announced on its website that it will provide a free coffee to anyone who offers to buy a coffee for someone else.
5. Another cool day in West Roxbury. Bring a jacket, the temperature high is only 62 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.