5 Things You Should Know Today: Jan. 28
From events to gas prices to the weather, we've got info important to Northville today.
1. Northville weather
Snow is expected mainly before 1 p.m. with a high near 34 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. In the evening, there's a 30 percent chance of snow showers with increasing clouds and a low around 28.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.39 per gallon. That price is reported to be available at the BP station at Seven Mile and Beck roads. Check out our live traffic map on our new "Traffic & Gas" page.
3. Event: You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
Northville High School's drama club presents tonight You're a Good, Man Charlie Brown. The play begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5. See the event listing for ticket details.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1986, according to History.com, the space shuttle Challenger took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and exploded 37 seconds later. On board was civilian Christa McAuliffe, who won her seat, and six astronauts. There were no survivors.