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Tuesday, 2012 Oct 02nd

The Lady Hornets improved to 7-2 in the SEC.

Sports

The city purchased the Karpenski property in 2011 for $100,000.

Government

 

A 44-year-old Manitou Beach man was transported to hospital after his motorcycle was struck Sept. 26.

Just after 5 p.m., an eastbound Mercury Sable driven by a 74-year-old Milan woman turned left into the Busch’s parking lot when it struck a westbound motorcycle

The motorcyclist did not have time to avoid the crash, according to a Saline Police report.

He was separated from his motorcycle and transported to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital by Huron Valley Ambulance. The woman was cited for failure to yield.

Police & Fire

Today's Question for Mayoral Candidates Brian Marl and Glenn Law is, what principles and beliefs guide you in public service?

Elections

Today we ask Saline City Council candidates which principles and beliefs guide their public service.

Elections

The Saline Rec Center needs certified lifeguards who available to start immediately.

Shifts are available mornings, days, evenings and weekends. Applications can be downloaded from www.cityofsaline.org/parks. Applicants can also ontact Stephanie Ferguson at sferguson@cityofsaline.org by calling 734-429-3502 ext. 2511.

Applicants must be American Red Cross Lifeguard certified.

As the officers were recognized, it was pointed out that it took a taser from Pittsfield Township to end the incident without serious injury.

Police & Fire

Monday, 2012 Oct 01st

David Rhoads, Dean Girbach and Lee Bourgoin are running for three available seats on city council.

Elections

Who will be Saline High School 2012 Homecoming Queen and Mr. Pretty Legs?

Find out Friday night at halftime of the football game between Saline and Ann Arbor Huron.

The nominees for Homecoming Queen are Kelly Hall, Devin Wetzel, Chelsea Leathers and Melissa Ungkuldee. 

The Homecoming Court includes freshmen Brittany Raines and Matt Eby, sophomores Abby Rentschler and Logan Wetzel and juniors Laurel Budrich and Chase Campbell.

Schools

The seniors kicked off Homecoming week by winning the Powder Puff Football Tournament Sunday night at Saline High School.

The juniors might have had three of the four members of the state champion 4-by-100 track and field team, but the seniors showed why its important to respect your elders, winning 35-0 in the championship game.

Melissa Needham ran for two touchdowns, Amanda Luurtsema and Liz Gentile each ran for a touchdown and QB Randi Bennett passed to Caitlin Ellis for the other senior touchdown.

What's the hottest ticket in town? That's easy. The Fourth Annual Schools of Rock show sold 350 tickets in the first three hours Monday at Saline Community Education.

This year's event takes place at 8 p.m., Dec. 7 at Saline Middle School. Tickets are $10, which also includes admittance to the Saline Craft Show. Call 429.8020 or stop by Community Education to purchase tickets. Last year, people were turned away at the door because the middle school auditorium was at capacity.

Organizers of Saline Oktoberfest are seeking feedback about the event.

With beautiful weather and a wide variety of activities and events, Oktoberfest drew record crowds, according to organizers.

Take the survey here: http://apps.facebook.com/my-surveys/rmcw8b

We kick off our local election coverage with a question for Saline Mayoral candidates Brian Marl and Glenn Law.

Elections

Sunday, 2012 Sep 30th

Saline's Elianna Shwayder was the first Hornet over the finish line at the Coaching Legends meet Saturday, and four other Hornets were just 26 seconds behind her.

Sports

 

Here's news from the Saline Area Chamber of Commerce:

On Thursday, October 11 the Saline Area Chamber of Commerce will present the 2012 Business Enterprise Award to two exceptional area businesses, Stonebridge Golf Club and Iott Insurance Agency, Inc.  Recognition will also be given to Dianne Atwood, as she is presented with the Chamber’s Initiative Award.  The public is invited to join us in honoring the recipients at the gala awards dinner at Stonebridge Golf Club starting at 6:00 p.m.  Reservations are required by October 8th at a cost of $45 per person.

Business

The Saline woman's quad team of Elizabeth Walsh, Alexis Wolff, Haley Pfeiffer and Gavin Gallagher rowed to gold in Grand Rapids.

Saturday, 2012 Sep 29th

Here is The Saline Post's photo gallery from Saturday at the 2012 Saline Oktoberfest and Harvest of the Arts.

 

Do you want something fun to do as a family?  Consider being in a play.  The Saline Area Players formed 40 years ago by a group of Saline families looking for a way to perform plays and find ways to involve the whole family.  This marks SAP's 40th anniversary season and we continue to have as one of our prime missions to provide quality entertainment for the whole family.  We have lots of opportunities for families this year.

 

 

Saturday's lineup is filled with fun along Ann Arbor Street, on both sides of Michigan Avenue.

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