Looking for something to do today? Here's The Salem News' Best Bet:
Join Julie Dougherty and spread some holiday cheer by caroling from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. Admission is by freewill donation to a local charity; collections will be taken throughout the evening. There will be a cash bar available in the ballroom and the hotel's restaurants open normal hours. For more information, call 978-825-4311.