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Tuesday, 2013 Jun 04th

Liz Walsh and Alexis Wolff finished sixth nationally in their race.

BELOIT, WI (readMedia)-- Dana DiMaggio of Saline, was recently named to the spring 2013 Dean's List at Beloit College. DiMaggio is a Junior.

Beloit College is a residential, liberal arts college offering 40 majors to its 1,250 students. Located 90 miles northwest of Chicago, Beloit is one of the nation's most international colleges, drawing students from 41 nations as well as 49 states.

Community Education is offering a Destination Imagination Camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, June 21 at Heritage Elementary School.

In an opinion piece, State Rep. Gretchen Driskell explains why she voted against the budget bill, despite finding some positives in the legislation.

Monday, 2013 Jun 03rd

Kristina Zalewski pitched no hitter as Saline defeated Monroe 2-0.

A wife asks if there is reason to worry about her husband's prescription drug use
Q&A with Dr. Nagpal: Is my Husband Addicted to Pain Medication?

Senior Eric Berki threw a three-hit shutout as Saline blanked Lincoln 6-0 in the district semifinal at Monroe Monday. Saline advances to the district final against co-SEC champ Bedford.
Berki walked three and fanned five.
Saline scored 4 in the bottom of the first, taking advantage of wild pitching. Michael Hendrickson's two-run double in the fourth padded the Hornet lead.

Kristin Zalewski pitched 7 strong innings as Saline defeated Lincoln 11-3 in Monday's district semifinal.
Zalewski gave up 2 hits and struck out 11.
Saline scored four in the second, highlighted by Chelsea Leathers' triple to the CF wall.
Lincoln chipped away at Saline's lead playing small ball. It was 4-2 after the top of the fifth, but Saline scored four in the fifth and sixth to put the game away.

Saline's Mid-Week Farmers Market opens tomorrow, June 4 and will be open every TUESDAY June through September.  The hours are 3pm-7pm and the market is located at the Saline District Library, 555 N. Maple Road.

Customers comment how convenient it is to have a mid-week market especially if they don't make it to the Saturday Market.  Other customers tell us they come to both markets and just love having all of the choices.

For more information call Nancy Crisp at 734 429-3518 or visit our website at cityofsaline.org/farmersmarket.

Here's the second part of our diploma presentation gallery.

465 students graduated from Saline High School at Sunday's Commencement Ceremony at Hornet Stadium.

The following gallery features pictures of most of the students, with last names starting from the letter A to K).

For more photos from Commencement, please see our Facebook Page.

To start the gallery, click any photo. 

Sunday, 2013 Jun 02nd


I recently returned from a delightful afternoon talking with Rose Carol Toth, one of the founding members of Saline Area Players.  This is our 40th year and we’re celebrating with a Gala on June 22 at Liberty School Auditorium, which used to be called the Middle School Little Theatre, and was the first auditorium in which the Players ever performed.  Rose Carol talked about how the group was formed….


Quenee' Dale won the 100 meter hurdles and joined Amanda Luurtsema, Alana Hollis and Alexa Ross on the championship relay team.

Andrew Kitto, Anthony Lamus, Ryan Wilkie and Matt Elms won Saline's first relay since 2004.

Hanna did lost a single set en route to her championship.

Saturday, 2013 Jun 01st

The project is expected to continue until the end of September.

Council member Lee Bourgoin says with the economy turning around that there's enough money in the budget to get by without a tax increase.

Abbey Sovitch and Kayla Kouba each scored twice for the Hornets, who defeated Southgate Anderson, 7-0, to advance to the regional tournament.