Cast Members of 'Norma & Wanda' Say 'Good Morning, Hartland!'
Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for Nov. 22, 2011.
Tuesday of Turkey Day week is here — which can be the most intense because people start to getting into holiday-mode tomorrow. Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
Please also don't miss our video greeting (at right) from the cast of Norma & Wanda, which opens 8 p.m. Friday at the Hartland Music Hall. Additional shows are Saturday and Dec. 2-3 at 8 p.m. and Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10. Note, cast members recorded their own "Good Morning Hartland," which we welcome, as well.
1. The weather
Expect rain, mainly after noon, according to the National Weather Service. The high is expected to be near 44 degrees with an east wind between 11 and 18 miles per hour with gusts as high as 21 mph. Tonight, rain should continue mostly until 4 a.m. as temperatures dip to 36. Winds shift to the north northwest between 15 to 20 mph.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- Speedway: $3.29
- Mobil: $3.39 (cash is 10 cents lower)
- Shell: $3.49
- Lowest price at Hickory Ridge and M-59 in Highland: $3.19 at Citgo.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.09 at six stations including three on Owen at U.S. 23.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.14 at Costco, 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd.
3. Fundraiser for Dominic Tyner will be at Leo's
Leo's Coney Island in Hartland is hosting a fundraiser for Dominic Tyner from 3-9 p.m. Tuesday. Dominic, 8, suffers from Eosinophilic Esophagitis or EE and the event is the latest being held in the community to help the family with medical expenses.
4. Hartland hockey opens the season
The Hartland High School hockey team takes on rival Howell 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Hartland Sports Arena. It'll be the first game for coach Rick Gadwa, whom Hartland Patch interviewed for a story about his return home Monday.
5. Hartland Trivia
We had a tie for the first time in our history. Congrats to Tammy Chinn and Ann Wisniewski who both submitted correct answers at 11:56 a.m. to Monday's question — Cody Lemen once had what job at the Hartland Music Hall? Answer: He was the official bell ringer.
Tuesday's question: What local club has the acronym of MUG? Please answer in comments.