Our daily morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations.
1. Wear your Flyer Blue & White tonight to and cheer on the The team leaves for Florida tomorrow, to participate in the American Youth Football national championships. The team will have its final practice from 6-7 p.m. The community rally starts at 8 p.m. The public is invited to attend both events. .
2. School Drama Company will stage Romeo & Juliet for the public tonight (and tomorrow night) at 7:30 at the high school's auditorium. Tickets are $12 online at www.showtix4u.com or $14 at the door.
3. . at the Academy Building on Cushing Memorial Park. Enter via Winter Street entrance near Keefe Technical.
4. Today is National Special Education Day. In the 2010-11 school year, 21.5% of the students in the were listed as special education students.
5. Pablo Palooza will perform tonight at the . The funk/rock band is a favorite of Framingham Patch blogger Karen Douty. (I've heard them. They are a fun party band, that will make you want to dance.)