It's Monday and today's quote comes from Ron Nesen:Nobody believes the official spokesman... but everybody trusts an unidentified source.
Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
1. The weather
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm according to the National Weather Service. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- : $3.95
- Mobil: $3.95
- Shell: $4.09
- 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. Volunteers Needed
The Livingston County Meals on Wheels Senior Nutrition Program is looking for volunteers who can help dish out apple crisps and ice cream to festival attendees at the Brighton Smokin' Jazz and Barbecue Blues Festival on Sept. 7-8 to support the Livingston County Meals on Wheels program. Three volunteers are needed for each shift. Contact Laurel McCandlish, outreach director, at (810) 632-2155.
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 on was able to answer Friday's question: Hartland will play it's first football game of season tonight against... who? Answer: Ann Arbor Skyline
Monday's question: The Parshallville Community Association was founded by who in 1997.