Boston Today: “We Will Rock You,” a musical featuring Queen’s greatest hits

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Good morning, Boston. Here’s what you need to know today:


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Bruins: The Bruins play the Dallas Stars today at Boston’s TD Garden at 7 p.m. Former player Tyler Seguin returns to face his old team for the first time since they traded him this summer.

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Today: Mostly sunny. Highs around 50.

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

Tomorrow: Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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Traffic: Check out our current traffic report.

What’s in the news?

Boston voters are heading to the polls to choose a new mayor — and for the first time in two decades Thomas Menino’s name won’t be on the ballot for the top post in a general election.

Voters in three Massachusetts communities (East Boston, Revere, and Palmer) are heading to the polls to help decide the fate of two proposed casinos.

U.S. Sen. Edward Markey says he’s planning to run for re-election, telling reporters Monday that this is a critical time in the country’s history and it’s important that Massachusetts has its voice heard in Washington.

Events for today:

Arts and entertainment maven Joyce Kulhawik serves as emcee for “I Could Have Danced All Night,” a program of songs by lyricist/librettist Alan Jay Lerner. The benefit for Upstage Lung Cancer is at the Lyric Stage.

“We Will Rock You” features Queen’s greatest hits in the London musical by Queen and Ben Elton.Get ready for “Another One Bites the Dust,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are the Champions” and more at the Opera House.

Every year pianist/composer Ran Blake puts together an innovative program fusing music and film noir. This year’s version features trombonist Aaron Hartley’s Storyboard Noir Ensemble and Otto Preminger films including “Laura” and “Whirlpool.”

Check out the live event on today:

Noon: Devra First on dining out and restaurants