Good Morning Brighton

Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for Aug. 16, 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 partly sunny, with an 40 percent chance of showers between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., and a high near 85 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will be cloudy, with a 70 percent showers and thunderstorms before 11 p.m., and a low around 58 degrees.

2. Gasoline prices

Here's a quick survey of the lowest per-gallon prices for regular gasoline in the Brighton area as of Wednesday night, according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com:

  • , 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd: $3.94
  • , 5756 Whitmore Lake Rd: $3.98
  • , 8650 W Grand River Ave: $3.99


Kensington Metropark Farm Center will hold this program for the little ones consists of story time, a craft and an activity. Children will get a chance to visit with and help groom the horses and then go on a hayride. Cost is $3 per person.

4. BBQ in South Lyon

Dale Lockwood will be at 22910 Pontiac Trl, South Lyon with his award winning, Detroit style, slow smoked pulled pork, seasoned turkey legs, dry rubbed and smoked Detroit style ribs and more today beginning at 11 a.m.

5. Trivia

was taken inside Brighton City Hall.

Do you know where the picture from today's Good Morning Brighton was taken? Tell us in the comments!

Tara Roth August 16, 2012 at 02:24 PM
This is in front of Scranton Middle School on Maltby Road.
Nicole Krawcke (Editor) August 16, 2012 at 04:04 PM
Yep that's right. It's the new roundabout in front of Scranton.


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