Good Morning Hartland

Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for March 5, 2012.

It's Monday and today's quote comes from Wayne Dyer:

Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.

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 Be The Change Club at Hartland High School. 

1. The weather

It will be partly sunny, today, with a high near 28, 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 —

  • : $3.99
  • Shell: $4.07
  • Mobil: $3.99
  • 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. Cromaine Hosts Round Elementary

March is Reading Month. Come hear the teachers from read their favorite stories in honor of Dr. Seuss tonight starting at 6:30 at the Cromaine Library village location. 

4. Smilemakers Scholarship Announced

The Hartland Smilemakers are excited to announce that they are again offering two scholarships for graduating seniors with a 3.0 or higher grade point average.

All Hartland High School graduating seniors should pick up an application at their counseling office. The student must submit a 500-word essay entitled, “Your Smile Can Make A Difference”, focusing on what happens when you smile and the difference it makes in you and in others. The deadline to apply is April 27.

Seniors from other schools should contact the dental office of Dr. Chris McDaniel, Dr. Ryan Miller and Dr. Ken McDaniel any day Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm for requirements for applying and submission of an application.

5. Hartland trivia

Congrats to Linda Bowen, "Not Lazy" and Julie Bohnhorst for correctly answering Friday's question — Which Indian tribes first settled in the Hartland Area? Answer: Chippewa and Pottawatomie 

Monday's question: Where was the first meeting of the Hartland Area Historical Society held on September 10, 1970?

Linda Bowen March 05, 2012 at 11:24 AM
Would it be the old town hall, now known as the Florence B. Dearing museum?
Tatum L. Ryan March 05, 2012 at 12:02 PM
No, sorry Linda- that is incorrect!
NotLazy March 05, 2012 at 12:43 PM
Sally Thomas Antique Shop
Tatum L. Ryan March 05, 2012 at 12:53 PM
Yes! That is correct! Have a great day!


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