Coming up today in the D.C. region:

Taste of spring:Leave the parka at home and enjoy today’s partly sunny skies and temperatures in the 50s.

Maryland politics: The state senate is set to work on a gun-control measure today. Also, Del. Jon S. Cardin will hold a news conference to discuss cyber-bullying.

U-Md. vs. Georgia Tech: The Terps have just four games left in the regular men’s basketball season, starting tonight.

Harlem Globetrotters: The Globetrotters will dribble a basketball across the Key Bridge at 1:30 p.m. in advance of upcoming games in the D.C. area.