5 Things You Should Know Today: Sept. 8
From events to gas prices to the weather, we've got info important to Northville today.
1. Northville weather
Showers and a thunderstorm are expected throughout the day, according to the National Weather Service. The high temperature will reach 69. In the evening, there's a chance of showers, mainly before 10 p.m. Also expected are mostly cloudy skies and a low around 52.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.99 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.
The Northville Rowing Club will hold a car wash today at the Good Time Party Store from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proceeds benefit the co-ed club sport consisting of both men's and women's teams.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1974, according to History.com, President Gerald Ford pardoned Richard Nixon for any crimes committed while in office. Nixon resigned his post following the Watergate scandal.
5. Share your events on 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.