Jul 29, 2014

5 Things You Should Know Today: Nov. 11

From events to gas prices to the weather, we've got info important to Northville today.

5 Things You Should Know Today: Nov. 11

1. Northville weather

Mostly sunny skies are expected with a high near 67 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. In the evening, there's a chance of showers after 1 a.m. with mostly cloudy skies and a low around 52.

2. Gas prices

The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via  GasBuddy.com – is $3.34 per gallon. That price is reported to be available at the Meijer station at Eight Mile and Haggerty roads. Before your commute, be sure to check out our  live traffic map.

3. Event

Northville High School's chapter of buildOn will be collecting cans and bottles from Northville neighborhoods. See the event flier here for details. House owners may leave cans and bottles on driveways to be picked up. Please email nhsbuildon@gmail.com if you wish to have your cans picked up.

4. This day in history

On this day in 1942, according to History.com, the draft age was lowered to 18 years old. The age limit was also raised to 37.

5. Post your events to our site

Is your church organizing a food drive? Having a garage sale? Is your organization putting on an event somewhere in Northville? If it's not on our Patch calendar, it should be. Feel free to add events to our site at northville.patch.com/events/new .

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