Here's your daily look at five stories to know about today:
1. Bail hearing for church official: A bail hearing is scheduled for today for Monsignor William Lynn, the Philadelphia church official whose conviction on child-endangerment charges for his handling of priest sex-abuse complaints was overturned last week. Victim advocates plan to demonstrate outside the Criminal Justice Center today.
3. Pets and the holidays: Still have holiday goodies around the house? If you have pets, be extra careful: The winter holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year for veterinary hospitals, as pets devour treats, decorations and other seasonal items.
4. Iconic eatery for sale: The owner of the popular Ocean City restaurant the Chatterbox is planning to sell the property.