It's Monday and today's quote comes from Henry Ford:You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
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 members of the middle school lacrosse team.
1. The weather
There will be some showers likely, today, mainly between 9am and 1pm, according to the National Weather Service. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- : $3.89
- Shell: $3.98
- Mobil: $3.89
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.74 at Citgo S Milford Rd near Watkins Blvd.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.82 at the Marathon station at N. Leroy and Glenwood.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.74 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd.
We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.
3. Kindergarten Roundup at Our Savior
Our Savior Evangelical Lutheran School will hold its on Friday, May 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. All interested upcoming Kindergarten students and their parents are invited and encouraged to attend this informational session and meet with teachers and the principal of Our Savior. Children in attendance will participate in a sunflower-themed activity with Kindergarten teacher Mary Ellen Combs.
4. Mark Twain comes to Hartland! Live and in Person
Mark Twain will visit Hartland Music Hall to tell a few jokes, some great stories and take us all back to the time when “” was written. Free and open to the public.
5. Hartland trivia
Congrats to Tracey Hebel for correctly answering Friday's question — What was Hartland's first zip code? Answer: 48029
Monday's question: What was the date of the heavy rains that caused a flash flood that wiped out the Parshallville dam and Parshallville Road?