Here's what's coming up on Saturday, October 5, 2019 on Local 4 News Today
All Morning -- Weather & Traffic
Chilly start to your weekend with temps in the 30s. A rainmaker is moving in late, and will impact your evening plans.
- Get the full forecast here
Another weekend, another round of major construction on the freeways.
- Check traffic conditions in your neighborhood here
6:20 a.m. -- Hidden Fees
You sign up for a too good to be true low rate for your cable and internet... a few bill cycles later and you're paying much more than you bargained. We'll take a look at what cable companies are putting in the fine print, and how you can avoid the hassle.
7:15 a.m. -- Best Leaf Blowers
It's almost that time of year. Pretty soon, lawns will be covered in leaves. Who has time to rake? We'll take a look at the best leaf blowers and prices.
- Nonprofit organization introduces theater culture to residents in Downtown Detroit
- Dearborn Heights boy's friend lights him on fire for social media challenge
- Detroit Gets in a Spooky Mood with These Classic Horror Movie Screenings
- What is EEE? Why are we spraying? Michigan health expert answers most common questions
Today's Trivia Retake
Every weekday morning at 6 a.m., we ask you a trivia question on Local 4 for a chance to win a prize.
- Friday Question: How much did the world's largest taco weigh?
- Answer: 1,654 pounds
Be sure to watch daily at 6 a.m. and click this link to enter for a chance to win.
National Days: October 5th
- National Get Funky Day
- National Rhode Island Day
- National Do Something Nice Day
- National Apple Betty Day
Celebrity Birthdays: October 5th
Celebrating a birthday Saturday? Submit a Sunshine Award here and we could say your name on Local 4 News Today during our 6 a.m. show.
Here's who you're sharing a birthday with --
- Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is 60.
- Actor Jesse Eisenberg is 35.
- Actress Kate Winslet is 43.
- Comedian Bernie Mac