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Monday, 2018 Sep 10th

Marty Stuart to headline benefit concert at The Ark

Acoustic Routes Concerts of Saline announced today that country music legend, five-time Grammy® winner and Grand Ole Opry member Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives will take the stage at The Ark – Ann Arbor’s world-renowned folk music club – on March 16, 2019 to raise money to feed the hungry.

Arts & Entertainment

Sunday, 2018 Sep 09th

Representatives from the Voters Not Politicians group will be at Liberty School (Board Room), 7265 N. Ann Arbor Street, Saline, on Monday, September 17 at 7:00 PM to talk about Proposal #2, which is also known as the proposal to end gerrymandering. This presentation is open to the public. There will be time for questions and answers.

 

VOTER REGISTRATION OPPORTUNITIES COMING TO SALINE

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YPSILANTI -- Three weeks into the season, all that talk about the “rebuilding” Saline football team is fading away. Saline rushed for 302 yards and four touchdowns and gave up just 215 yards of total offense as Saline defeated Lincoln, 38-7.

Sports

Saturday, 2018 Sep 08th

Saline – Chelsea High School Co-operative Ski Race Club

Interest Meeting

Sports

Friday, 2018 Sep 07th

Hand in Hand Music is marking 20 years of offering family music classes in Saline.  The classes, for children ages infants through 2nd grade and the adults who love them, have featured the award winning Music Together® curriculums which have been enjoyed by hundreds of families from Saline, Ann Arbor, Dexter and surrounding communities.  Families often travel from as far away as Brighton  and Monroe to bring their children to the popular music classes which are held at the First United Methodist Church of Saline.

Emergency responders have been busy in the City of Saline.

The Saline Police Department responded to six crashes Sept. 4-6 – sending four people to hospital for treatment of injuries that are non life-threatening.

A progress meeting was held with the contractor on August 30.  The contractor has executed purchase orders with their suppliers, and the procurement of necessary equipment is underway.  Work has started including excavation and concrete for the foundations for the odor control and generator.  Construction of much of the duct work is scheduled to begin in October.

Government

The Saline cross country teams took second competed in their first conference meet Thursday at Willow Metro Park.

Sports

Thursday, 2018 Sep 06th

Saline scored two early goals and held on to defeat host Marian, 2-0, in Division 1 Field Hockey action Thursday evening.

Erin Reilly and Hannah Jarvie scored for Saline in the first five minutes of the contest. Julia Bentley stopped nine shots for the shutout.

Less than three minutes into the game the Hornets scored on a penalty corner. Bridget Skelly inserted the ball. Ally Groth passed inside the scoring circle to Erin Reilly, who lifted the goal past the Marian keeper for the 1-0 lead.

Sports

The Fab 4 may have gone off to college, but a nearly all new Saline varsity girls golf team continues to excel.

Saline added to its undefeated SEC season Wednesday, winning matches against Adrian, Monroe and Lincoln to improve to 4-0.

Saline scored 203. Monroe and Adrian scored 235 and Adrian came in at 252.

Samantha Richardson was the low Hornet and medalist for all three matches. She fired a career-best 47. Emily Woodman shot 51. Chelsea Hermanson, 52, and Sophie Wood, 53, were right behind her to complete Saline’s scoring. Izzy Chehadi and Katie Sloan scored 56.

Sports
Simply Give cards can be used at Meijer stores to donate to local food banks.

Saline residents can support others in the community who may be struggling financially by stopping at the Meijer store on Ann Arbor-Saline Road on Friday, Sept. 7 and participating in the company’s Simply Give hunger relief program.

Community News

On Wednesday, Sept. 12, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) and its contractor will close the intersection of Moon Road and Bemis Road to construct a roundabout.

While the roundabout is being built, the following work will also take place:

Government

Dale J. Worth, age 75, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018 at the St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Michigan.

Dale was born in Canton, Ohio, the son of John Edward and Dorothy M. (Blend) Worth. On August 19, 1967 in North Canton, Ohio he married Beverly M. Gill and she survives.

Obituaries

Wednesday, 2018 Sep 05th

A Saline High School student was hospitalized after a crash at Maple Road and Michigan Avenue Wednesday morning.

Police & Fire

As early season tests go, Saline’s varsity soccer contest against Skyline was a mid-term exam on the first day of school.

And the Hornets passed with flying colors – defeating their SEC Red rivals, 2-1, to take an early hold on first place in the conference.

Sports

Due to higher-than-expected bids, the paving of Zeeb Road in Lodi Township has been delayed until the 2019 construction season.
 
Last month, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) received three bids from pre-qualified contractors for the paving of Zeeb Road in Lodi Township. The low bid received was $1,728,000, approximately 18% higher than had been expected.
 

Government

A special meeting will be held at Lodi Township Hall Sept. 10 as township trustees seek to finalize plans to create a special assessment district that will provide for repairs and improvements to Robert Lane, a residential cul-de-sac off of Ellsworth Road.

Government

Tuesday, 2018 Sep 04th

The boys on the Saline varsity soccer team love the game and each other. It stands to reason their goal this year is to go deep in the playoffs – and play as many games as possible.

Fortunately, for the Hornets, they’ve got the personnel to attain their goal.

Sports
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RunTough for ChadTough 5K & 1M Fun Run Prices Go Up Friday!

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