1 Today is Ash Wednesday and the start of the Lenten season for Western Christians.
Ash Wednesday signifies the start of Lent, a seven-week period where Catholics give up luxuries to reflect the 40 days that Jesus spent in the desert, fasting and praying.
Lent ends on Easter Sunday.
2. Counseling is available at Framingham High today after the false alarm for an active shooter on Friday. Students are on school vacation break.
Lots of unanswered questions after Friday’s false alarm still.
3. Today is the 95th anniversary of the dedication of the Memorial Building. The Building was dedicated on February 22, 1873.
4. CITY of FRAMINGHAM meetings (virtual unless otherwise noted):
- Framingham Veterans Council at 5:30 p.m. at the Executive Conference Room in the Memorial Building and via Zoom.
- Framingham Sustainability Committee at 7 p.m.
- Framingham Disability Commission at 7 p.m.
5. FLYERS in action:
- Finals of the 4th Annual Inclusion Cup today at Loring Arena today at 2:20 p.m.
- Senior night for the Framingham High boys basketball team tonight. Tip-off at 6 p.m.