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Friday, 2019 Nov 15th

Located inside of Liberty School 7265 N Ann Arbor St from 9am-noon every Saturday! Here is Saturday November 16th list of vendors! 

Saline Area Senior Center

Marks Farm and Greenhouse

Kapnick Orchards

Four Corners Creamery 

Shoreline Wild Salmon

Dave’s Honey

Two Branch Ranch

Pick Michigan

Nirits Gluten Free Bakery

Needlelane Farms

Delice Patisserie

Sweet Creations by Michele

Legacy Bar

Spoiled Kitty Creation

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Mastodon Farm

Celtic Dairy  

Health

Thursday, 2019 Nov 14th

The Saline High School Drama Club will present its fall production, Twelve Angry Jurors, by Reginald Rose, on November 22-23 at 7:30 p.m. and November 24 at 2 p.m. in the Ellen A. Ewing Performing Arts Center at Saline High School.  Seating is general admission and tickets are $7 and are available at the door.

Arts & Entertainment

For the third year, Saline Area Senior Center has been holding a 50/50 raffle to raise funds for their Scholarship and Transportation Voucher Fund for low-income seniors in the Saline area. Last year's winner took home $1,569, which means they raised the same amount for their fund. This year, SASC has surpassed the goal of $1,700 and so far has raised $1,950 with 6 more days to go. You can help support those seniors in the area by purchasing a ticket at SASC, 7190 N.

Saline Area Players show opens in three weeks and they are now accepting ticket reservations! This show is a favorite featuring local talent and reserving your seats in advance assures you won’t miss this fun show! Tickets can be reserved by calling 734.755.6983 or emailing [email protected]. Everyone’s favorite classic holiday tale gets the fractured fairy-tale treatment where all the famous characters take on the roles of Dickens’s A Christmas Carol.

Wednesday, 2019 Nov 13th

The Board of Directors for Saline Area Social Service has selected Grace Dillon, Josh Finn and Olivia Helmer to serve as non-voting Student Representatives who will represent the voice and interests of Saline Students and will serve for the current academic year. 

Community

On a cold, snowy Monday evening the Saline Township Board listened to City of Saline Mayor Brian Marl and Washtenaw County District 3 Commissioner Shannon Beeman discuss two items of critical interest to the township.

Government

Ethel Jeanette Fritts, age 97, passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the Linden Square Assisted Living Facility in Saline, MI. Ethel was born on July 18, 1922 in Howell, Michigan, the daughter of the late Arthel L. and Nellie J. (Smith) West. She married Harold W. Fritts on March 9, 1946 and he preceded her in death in March of 2000.

Over the years Ethel took care of many nieces and nephews, grandchildren, and neighbor children. She also loved to garden and was very talented at both flower and vegetable gardening.

Sunday, 2019 Nov 10th

Has Maple Road looked a little cleaner to you?

If so, thank a friendly local Rotarian.

The Rotary Club of Saline "adopted" a two-mile stretch of Maple Road, north of Textile, from the Washtenaw County Road Commission.

The spring cleanup netted 37 bags of waste. Since then, volunteers have collected another 11 bags of trash.

For more about the county's Adopt-A-Road program, click here.

For more on Saline Rotary, click here.

Community

 

The Saline girls swim and dive team avenged its only conference loss by upsetting host Pioneer at the 2019 SEC Red Championship meet Saturday,

Saline finished with 586 points - 16 more than second-place Pioneer. Skyline was third with 354. Huron, 346, Bedford, 183 and Monroe, 123, also competed.

The Hornets were propelled to victory by conference champions Samantha Graden, 100-yard butterfly, Amelia Hayes, 100-yard backstroke, and Emma Loveland, 100-yard breaststroke.

Sports

Saturday, 2019 Nov 09th

Margaret “Lynne” Miller, of Saline, Michigan, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, November 8, 2019. Lynne was born to the late Joseph and Margaret (Campbell) Sinkewicz in Bienfait, Saskatchewan on November 10, 1941.

She was a devout Catholic who had a lifelong relationship with God.  She dedicated her life to caring for others. Family, friends, and even acquaintances shared her home-cooked meals and words of love, strength, and faith. She was never alone in her last days, a testament to the love she shared with family and friends.  

Obituaries

Paul Steven Ellis 75, of Saline, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Thursday, November 7, 2019.

Paul was born August 27, 1944 in Detroit, to the late Kingston and Helen (Tull) Ellis. On September 23, 1966 he married Mary Goralski and together they enjoyed 53 years of marriage.

Friday, 2019 Nov 08th

Deming Watercolor

DREW DEMING

Drew Deming Watercolors

Sebewaing, MI

 

Community

Those hoping that this month's Saline Area Schools Board of Education discussion on creeping class sizes would involve a full-throated call for hiring more teachers to thin out K-6 classrooms might have to wait a bit longer.

DEXTER - Saline opened the MHSAA volleyball playoffs by defeating Dexter in straight sets at Dexter High School Thursday. Hayley Turner and Emma Rigg dominated the middle while Kaija Sydlowski, Cassidy Bero, Julia Blaney and Bryn Batten scored from the outside as Saline won 25-17, 25-15 and 25-17.

The Hornets advanced to the district championship against Skyline, who beat the Hornets twice during the regular season. The match begins at 7 p.m.

Coach Emileen Palka was pleased with her team’s performance.

Sports

The Friends of the Library hosts its "bag of books" sale at the Saline District Library Friday and Saturday.

The Preview Sale will begin in the Brecon Room at approximately 2 p.m. this Friday, November 8. As always, everything in the Preview Sale is half its shop price, or 25 - 50 cents!  If you have a Customer Rewards coupon for this month, you can fill one bag per coupon for $2.50.  The Preview Sale ends at 4 p.m.

Arts & Entertainment

Thursday, 2019 Nov 07th

The Friends of Saline District Library announce the November Bag of Books Sale weekend.

* Our Preview Sale will begin in the Library's Brecon Room at approximately 2pm this Friday, November 8. As always, everything in the Preview Sale is half its shop price.  If you have a Customer Rewards coupon for this month, you can fill one bag per coupon for $2.50.  The Preview Sale ends Friday at 4pm.

Shopping

Cyril Berry, 73, of York Township, died en route to hospital after a head-on crash on Willis Road Nov. 6.

Berry, who lived on Moon Road, was westbound in his pickup truck near Bolla Road, when a 71-year-old Blissfield woman driving another pickup truck crossed center, MLIVE reported. The crash occurred around 5:35 p.m.

Police & Fire
Andrea Baker

ANDREA BAKER

Stained Glass Designs

Monclova, Ohio

 

Community

Michigan Otolaryngology Surgery Associates will now join MOSA Audiology, 1020 E Michigan Ave, Saline, in the Saline area. 

Health

Wednesday, 2019 Nov 06th

The Saline River is part of the River Raisin Watershed.

The River Raisin Watershed Council was formed in 1974 under Michigan's Local River Management Act with the goal to inspire behaviors that promote stewardship, improve water quality and promote public participation that preserves and enhances the watershed.

Environment

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