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1. You're invited to the at . Show starts at 6:30 p.m. Come see gymnasts, vocalists, dancers, musicians and comedians light up the stage. Don't miss Principal Matthew Hanlon's American Idol worthy singing or the McCarthy teachers' fabulous surprise act. Tickets will be sold at the door for $5.
2. The left yesterday for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to compete in a national competition. Good luck to the Flyers!
3. The is hosting a Spring Fling Dinner/Dance at the from 6:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. $20 per person for the dinner, DJ, silent auction andcash bar event.
4. The Framingham Sierra Club and Transition Framingham are co-sponsoring the free screening of the film at the at 7 p.m. The film's goal is to give hope to the developed world as it wakes up to the consequences of being hooked on oil, and to shift Americans’ prejudice of Cuba by showing the Cuban people as they are. The filmmakers do this by having the people tell their story on film. It’s a story of their dedication to independence and triumph over adversity, and a story of cooperation and hope. Group discussion follows with the opportunity to meet like-minded people. Refreshments served.
5. Governor Deval Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset today, March 23, in honor of Army Sergeant Michael Bono of Westport, who died on March 17, while stationed in Fort Richardson in Alaska.
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