5 Things You Should Know Today: Oct. 31
Happy Halloween, Northville.
1. Northville weather
Showers are likely today with cloudy skies and a high near 44 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. In the evening, there's a chance of showers along with cloudy skies and a low around 36.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.49 per gallon. That price is reported to be available at the Meijer station at Eight Mile and Haggerty roads. Before your commute, be sure to check out our live traffic map.
Kids in their costumes and their parents will descend on Northville tonight. Trick-or-treating hours in the city and township will be form 6-8 p.m. See our previous story for more details. Need tips for safe trick-or-treating? Check out the smartphone apps in our previous story.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1517, according to History.com, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany. The post, which criticized the Catholic Church, was the foundation for the Protestant Reformation.
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.