Region – Today is Friday, March 2. It is also the birthday of one of the world's most beloved children's authors, Theodor Geisel, who is of course best known by his pen name, Dr. Seuss. Geisel, who was born in 1904, wrote 48 books and sold over 200 million copies worldwide.
Here are six tips for today –
1. Many school children across the nation, including those at the Annie Fales Elementary School in Westborough will celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday today with the annual event, “Read Across America.”
2. Senator Scott Brown, R, will be in Marlborough Saturday, March 3 as the featured speaker at the Republican Lincoln- Reagan dinner.
3. Like many organizations, Shrewsbury High School was forced to cancel a number of events yesterday, including the preview performance of “Dancing at Lughnasa.” It will be held tonight instead.
4. The Westborough Police Department is seeking the public's help to find a man who alledgedly snatched a purse from a local church.
5. Have you ever thought of learning how to cook Indian food? If so, here's your chance at this workshop that will be held in Hudson Saturday, March 3.
6. It's still winter – that means you can eat all the pancakes you want without guilt! Especially when it's for a good cause like helping out the Southborough Boy Scout Troop 1. So go and indulge!