It's Thursday and today's quote of the day comes from Frank Tyger:If you cannot lift the load off another's back, do not walk away. Try to lighten it.
Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
1. The weather
Sunny, with a high near 49, 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 —
- : $4.07
- Mobil: $4.07
- Shell: $4.19
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.97 at Citgo at Highland and Hickory Ridge roads.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.72 at the Clark station at Leroy and 3rd streets.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.99 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. Eggmania in Howell
Eggmania is a huge family event Sunday, April 7th from 10am-2pm at Centerpointe Church in Howell. Iinflatables and Easter Egg Hunts at 11am & 1pm, carnival games, the Easter Bunny and more. Only 25 cents per ticket.
4. Cinderella's Closet
Donations for Cinderella's Closet, co-sponsered by LACASA in Howell, are now accepting donations of dresses at Snedicor's in Brighton and Howell locations. Cinderella's Closet is open for 2 consecutive weekends beginning April 12th at Snedicor's Cleaners in Brighton. This event helps high school girls find affordable prom dresses and accessories. The boutique will be open April 12th & 13th from 3-8 pm and April 14th from noon-5 pm.; April 19th & 20th from 3-8 pm and April 21st from noon-5 pm. All dresses just $25.
5. Hartland trivia
Congratulations to the reader with user name of "Proud Cheer Mom" for correctly identifying Tuesday's snapshot. If you know where today's picture was taken, answer in comments.