The lead article is for the sixth and concluding chapter in the third cycle of Pirkei Avot, for those who continue to study it on Shabbat afternoons throughout the summer.
The 3rd gives you final preparations for the "Month of Preparations."
Article #4-6 are for the weekly reading, Shoftim
Two Hilulahs will take place on the same day this week, Wednesday, 29th Av, Rosh Chodesh Elul: The day of Benjamin Hatzadik (Talmud) and the yahrzeit of the first Skulener Rebbe, Rabbi Eliezer-Zusia Portugal.