It's Monday and today's quote comes from Plutarch:Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
1. The weather
Showers, mainly before 1pm. Temperature falling to around 35 by 5pm. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible, 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 —
- Speedway: $3.49
- Mobil: $3.49
- Shell: $3.68
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.39 at Citgo at S. Milford Road and Watkins Boulevard.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.39 at the Marathon station at Silver Lake.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.39 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. Red Cross Blood Drives
Looking to donate blood this week? There are several opportunities in Livingston County that include locations in Brighton, Fowlerville and Hartland, according to a story from the Press & Argus.
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
Congratulations to Angela for correctly answering Friday's question:Who was the 2009 winner of the Livingston Sensation singing competition and where were they from? Answer: Carolyn Purchase of Parshallville
Monday's question: How much did J. Robert Crouse buy the Hartland Music Hall for in 1929?