Our daily column, 5 Things You Need to Know Today, will help you to get your day started and offer you some fodder for water cooler conversation.
1. Our New England Patriots will take on the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship game. The winner moves on to the Super Bowl Game time is at 3 p.m. For those of without tickets, you can watch the game on WBZ-TV (channel 4). If you are hosting a football party today, we'd love to see your photos. Upload them here.
2. For those into classical music not classic tackles, is at at 2 p.m. Tickets are still available.
3. If history, not football is more your style, the presents a lecture at 2 p.m. Admission $10.
4. 's breaskfast speaker this morning is Framingham-based attorney Mike Hugo, who specializes in environmental, pharmaceutical, and human rights litigation. His presentation is Killing for Bananas: A Tale of Corporate Greed. Breakfast, which starts at 9 a.m., is open to the public; $8 per person.
5. is holding a senior care seminar at 11 a.m.Presented by Howard Goldstein, presient of Always Best Car MetroWest Senior Services and sponsored by the the Sisterhood of Temple Beth Am. Attendees will learn about the resources, services and funding options available to help you navigate through the options for loved ones needing care at home, or needing to look at alternate living arrangements.