1. After two days of hanging on to Old Man Winter, the weather for Friday is forecasted to be sunny, with temperatures hovering around 40 degrees. It should stay cooler in the region until sometime later next week.
2. It's at the Little Compton Community Center, starting at 5 p.m.
3. In recognition of Lent, there's a at , running from 3 to 6 p.m.
4. The Back Eddy in Westport tonight at 5 p.m.
5. On March 25, 1965, civil rights activists complete Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 4-day 50-mile march in Alabama. Also on this day in 1948, the first successful tornado forecast is recorded for Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma. Today's birthdays include female basketball star Sheryl Swoopes, singer Aretha Franklin, astronaut Jim Lovell, actor Paul Michael Glaser, film critic Gene Shalit, basketball player Dale Davis, jazz pianist Cecil Taylor, Worcester-born comedian Doug Stanhope, basketball player and coach Avery Johnson, pitcher Tom Glavine and children's author Kate DiCamillo.
Do you have a friend or loved one celebrating a birthday today? Shout them out!
Also, don't forget to check out the deals and events in this week's , , and posts.