Five Things: Walz Starts New Planned Parenthood Job
And more to know today, March 6.
1. Walz at Planned Parenthood: Marty Walz, formerly the state representative of the 8th Suffolk District, officially assumed her new role as President and CEO of Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts this Monday. Walz's seat will remain vacant until a special election is held to fill it. So far, two Beacon Hill residents, Nils Tracy and Jay Livingstone, have announced their intentions to run for the seat.
2. Mustachio Bashio: For several weeks area men have been growing facial hair as part of City Table's Sponsor My 'Stache fundraiser to benefit its meal program for the critically ill. To recognize the growers hard work, raise money for Community Servings, and celebrate all things mustachioed come out to the Mustachio Bashio at City Table tonight at 6! With your ticket, enjoy complimentary cocktails, beer, wine, delicious hors d'œuvres and help judge, Jenny Johnson of NECN, pick the best mustaches. Gentlemen & ladies who arrive mustachioed will be entered into a special raffle for a chance to win some fabulous prizes.
3. Spring forward: Daylight Saving Time is this weekend. The official time to set the clocks one hour ahead is Sunday, March 10, at 2 a.m.
4. Police Spring Break Message: Boston Police are urging area college students to secure their off-campus housing units if they're planning on being away during their school's spring break period.
5. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting precipitation for the rest of this week. The area could be hit by another winter storm.