1. Northville weather
The effects of Hurricane Sandy are expected to be felt as far west as Michigan. High winds and rain are likely along with cloudy skies and a high near 43. In the evening, rain remains likely with cloudy skies and a low around 35.
2. Gas prices
The lowest reported gasoline price in the Northville area – according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com – is $3.37 per gallon. That price is reported to be available at the Mobil station at Six Mile and Haggerty roads. Before your commute, be sure to check out our live traffic map.
State Sen. Patrick Colbeck (R-Canton) will hold coffee hours at the George Senate Restaurant on Haggerty Road, south of Six Mile Road, beginning at 9 a.m.
4. This day in history
On this day in 1929, according to History.com, the stock market crashed. The day, known as Black Tuesday, is regarded as the catalyst for the Great Depression.
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.