Good Morning Brighton - Anna Vergith and Alexa Bowles
Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for Dec. 22, 2011.
Here are five tidbits of news and information we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
And remember, always included in this Monday-Friday feature is a video from someone wishing everyone "good morning" as part of a message to our community. Today's message comes from Maltby Intermediate 5th graders Anna Vergith and Alexa Bowles.
1. The weather
Today will be mostly cloudy with a high near 40 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will be cloudy, with a low around 26 degrees and a 20 percent chance of snow showers.
2. Gasoline prices
- Costco, 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd: $3.05
- Mobil, 9925 Spencer Rd: $3.16
- Sunoco, 602 W Grand River Ave: $3.17
3. Camp Frosty
The Howell Conference and Nature Center, located at 1005 Triangle Lake Rd in Howell, will host Camp Frosty from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and tomorrow. Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade can spend a chunk of their holiday break cross country skiing, sledding, making snow sculptures, taking wildlife park tours, playing games and making crafts. Cost to attend the camp is $33 per day. Before and after-care also is available for $10. Registration and advance payment is required. Call 517-546-0249 or visit www.howellnaturecenter.org for more information.
The Howell Opera House, located at 123 W Grand River Ave. in Howell, will host a Special Holiday Show today at 6 p.m. Indie rock band Tips will reunite to perform along with Good Weather for Airstrikes, Mike Mains and the Branches and Free Kittens. Tickets are $7 in advance or $8 at the door. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Last Chance Rescue animal shelter. Visit www.fusionshows.com for more information.
When did the Brighton House close?
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Wednesday's question: Why is Brighton often referred to as a crossroads? Answer: Because of the intersection of US-23 and I96.