1. Northville weather
There's a chance of showers and thunderstorms today, according to the National Weather Service. It's expected to be partly sunny and hot with a high near 97. In the evening, there's a chance of showers and thunderstorms with mostly cloudy skies and a low around 71.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.59 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 Compuware Arena is open. Check out compuwarearena.com to see what's playing tonight.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1984, according to History.com, Vanessa Williams became the first Miss America to resign her crown after Penthouse magazine announced it would run nude photos of her.
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.