5 Things You Need to Know Today — Nov. 10, 2012
Here's what's going on today in Plymouth and Canton.
Trivia: The Plymouth Wildcats play the Catholic Central Shamrocks today in playoff football action. Who defeated the Shamrocks in last year's state championship?
Yesterday's trivia answer: The Washington Monument is closed because on Aug. 23, 2011, it sustained damage during the 2011 Virginia earthquake.
5. Barefoot Productions presents 'Driving Miss Daisy'
Barefoot Productions presents Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry to be performed today, as well as 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. and on Nov. 11 and 18 at 2 p.m. in its local community theatre at 240. N. Main in Plymouth.
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3. Plymouth Wildcats vs. Catholic Central Shamrocks today
The Plymouth Wildcats will face last year's state runners-up Detroit Catholic Central at 1 p.m. today at Plymouth-Canton Educational Park's turf field in third-round playoff action. The Wildcats defeated Livonia Churchill last Friday to win their district title.
2. Contribute to Patch and Gleaner's virtual food drive!
Patch.com, through its 30 Michigan sites including Plymouth-Canton, launched an online food drive to raise $10,000 by Nov. 17 to feed area families. This is the first virtual food drive for the Gleaners Community Food Bank, and Patch is proud and honored to be their first partner.
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1. Busch's Market Grand Re-Opening Today in Plymouth
Busch's Fresh Food Market will reopen 11 a.m. today. The newly remodeled store includes expanded meat, seafood and wine departments, plus an increased selection of gourmet cheese.
It's free to take part in the celebration, which will last until 3 p.m. There will be a live performance by Northville High School a cappella group, TrebleMakers, at noon. There will also be prizes like a Keurig Coffee Maker, an autographed football from Titus Young of the Detroit Lions and Dietz & Watson Deli Meat for a year.