It's Wednesday and today's quote comes from Jennie Jerome Churchill:Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
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 Hartland Softball Team.
1. The weather
There will be some patchy fog before 11am, according to the National Weather Service. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- : $3.99
- Shell: $4.15
- Mobil: $3.99
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.82 at Citgo S Milford Rd near Watkins Blvd.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.93 at the Marathon station at Silver Lake and Lincoln.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.88 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd.
We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.
3. Engagement Announced
James Matthew Tabbert, son of Nancy Tabbert and David and Brenda Tabbert of Brighton and a graduate of Hartland High School announced his engagement to Susan Krieger, according to a story from the Press & Argus. A May wedding is planned.
4. Hartland Robotics Team Competes
The Hartland Robotics team will compete this weekend at Northville High School starting on Friday from 10:30 am - 7 pm and again on Saturday from 10:30 am - 5 pm.
5. Hartland trivia
Congrats to Michelle Bernardin for correctly answering Monday's question — What year was the Hartland Area Fire Dept. founded? Answer: 1927
Wednesday's question: In the spring of 1834, a child was born and enjoyed the distinction of being the first white child born within the limits of the township. What was the name of the child?