5 Things You Need to Know Today: Jan. 14

Here's a look at some events going on around the Dexter area today.

The daily 5 has the weather forecast, gas prices, and some suggestions on how to spend your day.

1. The weather

The National Weather Service predicts mostly sunny skies today, with a high near 29 degrees. Monday night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 20 degrees.

2. Dexter Community Schools Board of Education meeting

The Dexter Community Schools Board of Education will meet tonight at 7 p.m. at Creekside Intermediate School. The board will discuss adding an AP Physics class to the curriculum at Dexter High School.

3. Dexter Village Meeting

The Dexter Village Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Dexter Senior Center. The agenda can be downloaded on the village's website.

4. Gas prices

MichiganGasPrices.com reports the following gasoline prices in the Dexter area as of Sunday night:

  • $3.24 a gallon (regular) BP, 200 Baker Rd.
  • $3.22 a gallon (regular), Sunoco, 2940 Baker Rd.
  • $3.25 a gallon (regular), Pilot Service Station, 195 Baker Rd.
  • $3.30 a gallon (regular), Pilot Service Station, 750 Baker Rd.
  • $3.35 a gallon (regular), BP, 8135 Main St.
  • $3.35 a gallon (regular), Mobil, 7177 Dexter-Ann Arbor Rd.

5. This day in history

Jan. 14, 1954: On this day, Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe and baseball legend Joe DiMaggio married at San Francisco City Hall, where they were mobbed by reporters and fans. For more historic dates, visit www.history.com.


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