5 Things You Should Know Today: May 5
From events to gas prices to the weather, we've got info important to Northville today.
1. Northville weather
Partly sunny skeis are expected today with a high near 68 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. In the evening, expect mostly cloudy skies and a low around 47.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.87 per gallon. That price is reported to be available at the Mobil station at Six Mile and Haggerty roads and at the Sunoco at Five Mile and Haggerty roads. Before your commute, be sure to check out our live traffic map.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1862, according to history.com, Mexican troops drove French forces from Puebla de Los Angeles. This victory marked a great boost in morale for Mexico and is known today as Cinco de Mayo.
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.