It's Wednesday and today's quote comes from Franklin P. Jones:Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
1. The weather
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37, 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 —
- Speedway: $3.39
- Mobil: $3.55
- Shell: $3.68
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.39 at Citgo at S. Milford Road and Watkins Boulevard.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.33 at the Marathon station at Silver Lake.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.39 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. Pancake Breakfast with Santa
Mark your calendars for the Village Elementary Pancake Breakfast with Santa, this Saturday from 8 a.m. until Noon, with breakfast served until 11 a.m. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children att eh door.
Come enjoy breakfast and do some last minute shopping. Children can also decorate a cookie to take home, make a craft, and get their picture with Santa. Cost is $2 per child to do all three.
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 one was able to correctly answer Monday's question: Before Hartland schools became consolodated, how many one-room schoolhouses were there? Answer: 10
Wednesday's question: The Harmony skaters from the Hartland Ice House are preparing to compete at what competition this spring? (Have you voted yet for your favorite student story from 2012?)