Good Morning Hartland

Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for August 17, 2012.

It's Friday and today's quote comes from Douglas Adams:

Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.

Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining. 

1. The weather

Mostly sunny, with a high near 71, according to the National Weather Service

2. Fuel prices

Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —

  • : $3.92
  • Mobil: $4.09
  • Shell: $4.19
  • Lowest price at in Highland: $3.89 at Citgo at S. Milford Road and Watkins Boulevard.
  • Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.87 at the Marathon station at Silver Lake.
  • Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.95 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd. and BP at 9400 Lee Road.

We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.

3. Kelly Miller Bros. Circus

The Kelly Miller Circus will perform on Friday, August 17 at Atchison Park in South Lyon from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm. 

4. Add Your Events to Patch

Have an event you want to share with the community? Add your own event to Hartland Patch's calendar.

5. Hartland trivia

No one was able to correctly answering Wednesday's question — What was the motto on the gas pumps of Rudy Meinke's filling station in 1933? Answer: Power to Pass is Dixie Gas

Friday's question: What movie will Cromaine Library be showing during tonight's drive-in movie?

Michell Jones August 17, 2012 at 10:54 AM
Tatum Ryan August 17, 2012 at 11:23 AM
Hi Michell- Can you be a little more specific? (:
rose clark August 17, 2012 at 10:17 PM
Cars 2?
Tatum Ryan August 18, 2012 at 12:17 AM
Yes- that is correct! (:


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