It's Monday and today's quote comes from Jimmy Wales:Most people are good. They may not be saints, but they are good.
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 representatives from Big Brothers Big Sisters and Striking Lanes.
1. The weather
Rain likely, today, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62, according to the National Weather Service. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- : $3.99
- Shell: $4.07
- Mobil: $4.09
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.87 at Citgo S Milford Rd near Watkins Blvd.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.84 at the Marathon station at Silver Lake and Lincoln.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.84 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd.
We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.
3. School Board Meeting Tonight
The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. in the board room of the Hartland Educational Support Service Center. On the agenda is a public hearing on the replacement bullying policy.
4. Celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouts
The Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan will be celebrating their 100th anniversary with a Candy Band concert at 7 p.m. tonight. The concert will take place at the Hartland Performing Arts Center. The event is open to Girl Scouts and their families.
5. Hartland trivia
Congrats to Stefanie Furge for correctly answering Friday's question — How many books did Robert Crouse provide the Cromaine library for its collection when it first opened? Answer: 1,225
Monday's question: Included among the photograph collections at the Florence B. Dearing Museum are pictures of Hartland Consolidated Schools graduating classes. What years can be found here?