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Wednesday, 2013 Nov 13th

The Saline Area Chamber of Commerce and John Busch invite the community to attend a the grand re-opening celebration at Busch's Fresh Food Market, Friday-Sunday.

With the Grand Re-Opening of the Saline Busch’s happening this weekend, the grocery store wants to introduce you to their Grocery “Center Store” Manager, Jason Harrington.

Tuesday, 2013 Nov 12th

Saline Area Historical Society has donated 2,465 pounds of fresh vegetables from the Rentschler Farm garden to Food Gatherers.

A simple rule in dealing with those who are hard to get along with is to remember that this person is striving to assert his superiority; and you must deal with him from that point of view.
-Alfred Adler
 
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A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive.

The soon-to-open Detroit Dog Co. draws inspiration from Chicago-style restaurants, but with Michigan-made ingredients, reclaimed urban decor, Faygo pop and "Boblo Island Dogs," Saline's new restaurant is all Detroit at heart.

Monday, 2013 Nov 11th

Chief Hrinik talked with the owners of the downtown pizzeria and with other businesses to find a way to handle deliveries while giving the pizzeria the opportunity to have outdoor lunchtime seating.

Saline City Council gave the thumbs up to Ethan Savage's plan for a new map, trail markers and benches at Wilderness Park.

The career fair was designed to open students' eyes to possibilities for for future careers.

Acoustic Routes Concerts announced today that Grammy-winner Al Petteway & Amy White and virtuoso ragtime guitarist Dakota Dave Hull will headline BREAKFEST 2014, the fifth annual benefit concert for the Breakfast at St. Andrew’s daily meal program. Joining them are special guests Jake & Mary, an aspiring a singer-songwriter duet that formed in the choirs of Saline High School.

While only one day of the year is dedicated solely to honoring our veterans, Americans must never forget the sacrifices that many of our fellow countrymen have made to defend our country and protect our freedoms.
-Randy Neugebauer
 
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Sunday, 2013 Nov 10th

Want a new experience this holiday season? Step back in time to the 1930s to experience Christmas on the Rentschler Farm The annual event, hosted by volunteers from the Saline Area Historical Society, takes place Dec. 14-15.

Residents and visitors will notice a new addition to the scenery on Michigan Avenue as they drive by the Pittsfield Township Hall this fall. Standing at 10 feet tall, the newly installed marigold glass mosaic sculpture kicks off Pittsfield’s public art program that envisions promoting public gathering spaces with art serving as a means to engage and celebrate our community.

The Saline High School Drama Club will present its fall production, The Miracle Worker, at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 15 and 16, and at 2 p.m. Nov. 17 in the Ellen A Ewing Performing Arts Center at Saline High School.

The Saline community's conversation about bullying continues Sunday evening at Holy Faith Church, 6299 Ann Arbor-Saline Road.

Saline Alive, a community committee which works to promote the mental wellness of all Saline students, hosts the discussion 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month. The discussion is facilitated by Pastor Ian Reed Twiss and Dr. Smita Nagpal, a psychologist from Still Waters Counseling.

Saturday, 2013 Nov 09th

Kate Rogers, Alex McPherson and Amy Stevens posted individual victories and the 400 freestyle relay team had a great swim to close the SEC Red swim and dive meet at Huron Saturday.

Two great football teams stretched each other the limits during Friday night's district championship football game at Bedford High School.

Trent Theisen's end zone try went off the fingertips of the outstretched Jimmy Craig while the final seconds ticked off the clock, and Bedford held on to beat Saline, 36-29. Alec Hullibarger had given the Mules the lead with a two-yard touchdown run with 42 seconds left.

Saline finish the season with a 9-2 record -- both losses coming to the unbeaten Mules.

Saline coach Joe Palka said he was proud of his team.

Friday, 2013 Nov 08th

The Washtenaw County Road Commission closed the Sanford Road Bridge on June 19, 2012 due to severe deterioration.

Thanks to the Saline Parks Commission for another outstanding Green Thumb program. This is the 19th year for the Green Thumb awards.  32 incredible nominations this season.

 

 Congrats to all the award winners.

 

 Marla Lemelin for the Most Colorful award

 

 Linda Miner for the Best Over All award

 

 Jill Lawrence for the Most Whimsical Award

 

 Jim and Margo Douthat for the Best Yard Art Award

 

 Tom Baughman of Capital Management for the Business Award

Fall into Fitness on Sunday from 12 - 6 pm at the Rec Center.  Free admission, free swimming, free fitness classes, child ID kits, Flu Shots, free chair massages, and so much more!

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