Good Morning Brighton
Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for July 17, 2012.
Here are five tidbits of news and information we hope you'll find useful or entertaining.
Every Tuesday and Thursday, Brighton Patch will post a snapshot of something from around Brighton. Readers are asked to guess the location of where the picture was taken. It will be like a virtual tour guide of Brighton.
1. The weather
Today will be sunny and hot, with a high near 101 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 72 degrees.
2. Gasoline prices
- Costco, 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd: $3.53
- 7-Eleven, 11501 Grand River Rd: $3.56
- Sunoco, 602 W Grand River Ave: $3.59
Brighton Kiwanis presents Terrific Tuesdays for preschool age children through age 7 today at the Brighton Imagination Station at 10:30 a.m.
- Books are read with a theme each week
- Children receive coupons to various local businesses
- Occasionally we have guest readers
- There isn't a cost for your child to attend
Paddle the Mitten and SUP Michigan will host a 60 minute Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP'ing) class today at the Brighton State Recreation Area at 4 p.m. The class includes safety, paddling techniques, maneuvering and time to paddle. For ages 12 and above, swimming experience required, PFD's required (please bring your own if you have one), all equipment will be supplied. Class size is limited so pre-register by calling the park office at 810-229-6566.
A Recreation Passport is required for park entry. The $10 Recreation Passport can be purchased at any Secretary of State office when renewing your license tabs, or at any state park office.
Congratulations to Christina Ehli for correctly guessing where Thursday's picture was taken: On the Tridge at the Mill Pond.
Do you know where the picture from today's Good Morning Brighton was taken? Tell us in the comments!