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1. Tonight the winners of the will be announced and the entries will be on display at from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The public is invited to the free reception with refreshments. The contest was sponsored by and Realty Executives Boston West.
2. will host a tonight and every Friday and Saturday night in October from 7 to 10 p.m. A tradition in Framingham since 1993, the cost is $12 for adults and $10 children. Hanson's Farm has been a working farm since 1715.
3. Framingham Flyers girls varsity soccer will battle Needham High at 4 p.m. at
4. Framingham High is the first school in the Bay State Conference to host an NFL/American Cancer Society . At tonight's football game against Brookline at 7 p.m. at , students will sell items to raise funds for breast cancer awareness. A special “pass the helmet” will take place during the game to solicit donations.
5. UPDATE: This event has been postponed until next Friday, Oct. 21st. -- The will host a free screening of the silent movie at 7 p.m. Silent movie pianist Richard Hughes takes you on a trip into the past when films flickered in black and white and people listened to the piano playing exciting mood music. This film is the quintessential Chaplin/Little Tramp film. Set at the turn of the 20th century, Chaplin plays a prospector who ventures into Alaska looking for gold and falls for a dance hall girl. Refreshments will be served.