Five Things to Know: Public Hearing on School Choice
Essential daily information at a glance, including word that the School Committee will have a public hearing about school choice.
1. Weather Watch: A cold, mostly cloudy second day of spring. A chance of snow showers, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent, with little or no snow accumulation expected.
- Sunrise: 6:44 a.m.
- High tide: 7:09 a.m.
- Low tide: 1:27 p.m.
- Sunset: 6:57 p.m.
2. More Snow, But Not Here, Let's Hope: Forecasters say southeastern Massachusetts may get 1-3 inches of snow today from a storm out over the ocean. Let's hope that forecast holds and we don't get anything.
4. North Shore Singer Wow 'Em Again on American Idol: Angie Miller of Beverly belted out "Yesterday" by The Beatles and got another round of raves from the celebrity judges. If you missed it, here's a recap complete with video.
5. NFL Nips Tuck Rule: Patriots fans will always hold the infamous "tuck rule" in their hearts, but the NFL has done away with the regulation. A quarterback who loses control of the ball after deciding not to throw it is ruled not to have fumbled. The Patriots abstained from the Wednesday vote that did away with the rule. Here's a refresher on why New England fans have a soft spot for the "tuck rule."
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