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Good Morning Brighton

Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for Sept. 13, 2011

Here are five tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.

And remember always included in this Monday through Friday feature is a video (at right) from someone wishing every one "good morning" as part of a message to our community. Today's message comes from Barista Jackie Micciche from the Hot Spot Coffee Company as she serves up coffee and a smile.

1. The weather

Mostly cloudy skies are expected today with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 p.m. and a high near 76, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will remain mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

2. Fuel prices

Here's a quick survey of the top three lowest regular per-gallon gasoline prices in the Brighton area as of Monday afternoon, according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com

  • , 1050 E. Grand River Ave: $3.75
  • , 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd: $3.77
  • , 9925 Spencer Rd: $3.79

    3. Learn to Make Green Cleaning Supplies

    The will host a program that teaches how to make homemade green cleaning supplies tonight from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Particpants will also receive a sample of ‘creamy soft scrub,’ an all purpose cleaner. Recipes will be available to take and make at home.

    4. Wine Tasting

    The will host its weekly wine tasting tonight at 7 p.m. The wine will be paired with delicious appetizers. This week's theme is "Awesome Aussies."

      5. Trivia

      What 1987 horror film had its world premier at the Brighton Cinemas in Brighton?

      Know the answer? Tell us in the comments! 

      Congratulations to Charlotte for getting Monday's Trivia question — What actor briefly lived in Brighton before moving to California to pursue his film career? Hint: He is known for his role in movies such as "Scream" and "Scooby-Doo." Answer: Matthew Lillard.


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