It's Wednesday and today's quote comes from Doug Larson:The surprising thing about young fools is how many survive to become old fools.
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 Nicole Matthews-Creech from LACASA talking about Denim Day today.
1. The weather
Mostly sunny today, with a high near 60, 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 —
- : $3.85
- Shell: $3.98
- Mobil: $3.95
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.77 at Citgo S Milford Rd near Watkins Blvd.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.84 at the Marathon station at N. Leroy and Glenwood.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.75 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd.
We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.
3. 2nd Annual Grant Sweet Memorial Essay Contest
The deadline has been extended in the contest to Monday, May 7 at 6:00 pm. Essays need to be delivered to Cromaine Library in the Village prior to the deadline in order to be included in the judging. This is the second year that Cromaine has presented this essay contest to the community’s high school students. The contest has also expanded to include all Livingston County High School students, in grades 9 through 12 and homeschoolers working at those grade levels.
4. Free Carmal Marvals at Hartland Biggby
This week (M - F) BIGGBY Coffee of Hartland is giving away . Stop in and try a short caramel marvel for free!! You can also get a tall (16 oz) for only $1, a grande (20 oz) for only $2, and a super (24 oz) for $3.
5. Hartland trivia
Congrats to "NotLazy" for correctly answering Friday's question — What is the most common first ancestries that have been reported in Hartland township? Answer: German
Wednesday's question: Cromaine library used to have cat- what was its name?