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1. Middle school championship game
The Norton Middle School girls' championship basketball game is tonight at 3:45 p.m. against Westport in the school gym. Wear purple and white to support the Lancers.
2. Valentine’s Day sweetheart dance
Seniors will dance to the big band music of 4 Guys in Tuxes 1:30 p.m. at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton’s annual “Senior” Prom/Sweetheart Social. A prom king and queen will be chosen by residents and crowned.
3. Valentine’s Day specials
Chateau and Trinity will have special Valentine’s Day menus. Check out the attached photos for more information. Know of any other specials in town? Leave a comment below.
4. Dancing & “Strictly Sinatra”
The Proctor Mansion Inn is proud to present Dancing & “Strictly Sinatra” featuring Mike Dutra 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Doors open 6:45 p.m. The event will include passed appetizers, desserts, coffee, cash bar and the performance. Cost is $99 per couple and $49.50 per single plus tax and gratuity. Performance and a room is $199 per couple. Space is limited. Advance reservations are strongly recommended by calling 877-384-1861. For more information visit www.proctormansioninn.com.
5. High near 44, low around 30
Patchy fog is expected before 8 a.m. Otherwise, it will be mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradually clearing, with a high near 44. North wind will be around 7 mph. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind will be 3 to 7 mph.