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Tuesday, 2018 Jun 12th

The 2017-18 Saline High School sports season concluded last week. 

The Saline Post enjoyed covering another great year of Saline Hornets sports.

Below are the winners of "The Posties," awarded to Saline High School's top athletes by The Saline Post. Click on the photo gallery to read more about our winners.

 

Sports

City residents woke up to reduced water pressure Tuesday morning. Fortunately, it won't result in a boil water advisory this time.

"The loss of water pressure was due to a faulty pump. Water service is being restored and there is no need for a boil water advisory," City Manager Todd Campbell said.

Government

John Loomis, owner of The Cheese Shop of Saline, wants to share his passion for cheese. In his specialty store, one can expect to find plenty of gourmet snacks and drinks to build a perfect summer picnic, a gift basket or dinner party, but above all else, you won’t want to leave without experiencing the selection of fine European and North American cheese, many which come from cheesemakers that Loomis grew up with in the industry. 

Business

The Hornets ran out of ways to win baseball games Saturday.

Sports

Monday, 2018 Jun 11th

Rolling Stone Magazine is heaping praise on singer-songwriter Clarence Bucaro who returns to the Acoustic Routes stage at Stony Lake Brewing, 447 E. Michigan Ave., Saline on Saturday, July 7 at 8 p.m.

Arts & Entertainment

Saturday, 2018 Jun 09th

The Saline Celtic Festival's Highland Dance Competition, organized by Cindy Kopenski, celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.  A premier event offering trophies and cash prizes as well as full access to the Saline Celtic Festival, the competition will run 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, July 14, at Mill Pond Park, 565 W. Bennett, Saline. 

Friday, 2018 Jun 08th

Saline Twirlettes had seven winners at the Miss Majorette competition held on May 12 at Walled Lake Northern High School.

Pictured, from left to right in front, are Lizzie Branch, sophomore at Grass Lake, winner of the Junior Miss Majorette royalty title; newcomer Alicia Herter, who won the tiny tot Basic Skills pageant; recent Saline graduate Amanda Coy, who won the Teenage Miss Majorette royalty title; and Maggie Smith,  won her first title, Juvenile Beginner pageant winner.

Community

The City of Saline’s is going after a Clare, Mich., Chevrolet dealership for allowing University of Michigan Athletics employees to use vehicles with dealer plates on a regular basis. City attorney Jessie Jack on June 3 authorized two misdemeanor complaints against McGuire Chevrolet.

Police & Fire

Hello, again!

In my last blog, I talked about encouraging a creative channel of self-expression for our children, as a tool to support them in navigating and fully expressing their internal feelings.  

Let’s explore this further…

Health

The Downtown Summer Music Series is a free outdoor concert organized by our top notch Saline Main Street volunteers – and these music lovers do not mess around!

We close down Ann Arbor Street, set up a stage and book the best bands in Michigan. Every Thursday evening all summer long, we invite you to join us at 7PM for cool street beats and a whole lotta fun going on!

Downtown Saline

 

For this year's Saline Summerfest on August 10th and 11th, we're looking for a non-profit organization to prepare and serve hamburgers in the food court on Friday evening (8/10) and Saturday afternoon/evening (8/11). Space will be provided free-of-charge for the event and is available on a first-come basis. Interested? Please contact Jim Hill at 734-368-1944 or jehill830@comcast.net.

Community

Session A: Full
Session B: 29 spots remaining
Session C: 16 spots remaining

Register @ https://goo.gl/CsbEog

Saline entered Thursday’s regional final with Novi hoping to play a safe, conservative game that stifled their talented opponents.

Novi shot two big holes in Saline’s game plan by scoring two goals in the game’s opening minutes.

Sports

Thursday, 2018 Jun 07th

At the June 4 meeting, Saline City Council proclaimed June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer pride month.

Opinions

The City of Saline approved a $50,100 bid to mill and resurface Ann Arbor Street between Woodland Drive and the City Limits.

The work is expected to take place this year.

Government

The Saline Summerfest committee is organizing an all ages talent show on the main stages at Saline Summerfest.  The show will be on August 11 in the afternoon. 

Arts & Entertainment

Wednesday, 2018 Jun 06th

June has been proclaimed Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Pride Month by Saline City Council.

Council voted 6-0 to adopt the proclamation at Monday’s meeting.

Government

The Friends of the Saline Celtic Festival, in cooperation with The Mayor and the Michigan Chapter of the 501st Legion, invite you to ‘A Movie With Friends’ supporting the Saline Celtic Festival.

Community News

MDOT reported today that 16 people died on Michigan roadways since last week, making a total of 336 this year.  In addition, 121 more were seriously injured for a statewide total of 1,862 to date.  

Compared to last year at this time there are 65 fewer fatalities and 192 fewer serious injuries. 

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