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Thursday, 2018 May 10th

Artist Janet Kohler has three plein air paintings at the Saline District Library with several other plein air artists from the Ann Arbor Women Plein Air Painters.

Plein air painting is the act of painting outdoors. Artists in the show are:  Jill Wagner, Martha Elchert, Lisa Brown Janet Kohler, Ruth Krzyzowski, Sandra Difazio, Sue Craig, Nancy Murray and Linda Klenczar.

Arts & Entertainment

The first Saline Area Schools Board of Education meeting for the month of May started out with trustees hearing a presentation by City of Saline Police Chief Jerrod Hart and Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Curt Ellis concerning the possibility of adding another school resource officer for the district.

Schools

Goodbye Heritage Elementary halls, middle school is just around the corner! Take time to get
ahead of the game, meet new incoming 6th graders and gain valuable tools to make
the middle school transition smoother. 

Registration 

This Mother’s Day weekend, let’s hope that the weather cooperates and we can enjoy everything that is happening in and around Saline!  If it does rain, don’t let that stop you from going out -- there are plenty of interesting things to do all weekend long.  Check out this weekend’s highlights fr

Community

Saline Community Education and Great Lakes Educational Group are teaming up to help your child avoid the “summer slide.”

Schools

Saline pounded three home runs off Chelsea pitching, but it wasn’t nearly enough to prevent the Bulldogs from victory. Chelsea won 16-6.

Sports

Senior Cole Daniels went 4-for-4 with a home run and five RBI as Saline defeated Pioneer 7-3 to complete the sweep of the season series with the SEC Red Rivals.

Saline improved to 15-5 overall and 12-0 in the SEC Red.

Sports

Wednesday, 2018 May 09th

Saline High School is the eighth best high school in Michigan and 508th best in the nation in the recently released US News & World Report rankings.

Schools

Saline High School senior Jack Toor was one of 2,500 students named a National Merit Scholar by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

Schools

Among a sizable list of agenda items Monday night, Saline City Council trustees unanimously approved a 425 agreement with Pittsfield Township, carrying forward an annexation process initiated in 1981 that will make ready 72 acres of farm land for residential development.

Government

Nora Udrys scored the game’s only goal as Saline defeated Skyline, 1-0, at Hornet Stadium, Tuesday evening.

Sports

Frances Finkbeiner, age 87, of Saline, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at her home.

She was born on May 5, 1931 in Ypsilanti, MI, the daughter of Max C. and Eleanor (Foster) Ross. On August 1, 1948 she married Lloyd C. Finkbeiner and he preceded her in death on February 17, 2017.  

Obituaries

Huron swept the singles and Saline swept the doubles as the teams tied their match Wednesday.

Sports

Tuesday, 2018 May 08th

You're probably familiar with the term "Honey-Do List." These can range from quickly-checked-off tasks that are small, to larger sweat-inducing projects that can consume a weekend or more. Some simply serve to make life easier. Others can mean the difference between living safely or in a situation of greater risk.

Community

Saline swept a doubleheader from Pioneer to improve to 11-0 in the SEC Red Monday.

Playing at home, Saline won 10-2 and 6-4.

Sports

On Monday, May 7, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) re-opened both sections of Platt Road in York and Pittsfield Townships.

In the coming days, there will be intermittent lane closures on these sections of Platt Road so WCRC can complete road shoulder work.

Government

For the first time in program history, the Saline varsity boys’ lacrosse team went undefeated in the SEC Red. Saline defeated Pioneer, 17-8, Wednesday, and then beat Skyline, 13-9, Saturday, to wrap up the historic season.

Sports

Monday, 2018 May 07th

The smallest line items cause the rigamaroles for Saline City Council at budget time. Last year, it was an extra $10,000 for Saline Main Street. This year, it’s $8,000 for the Saline Farmers Market.

Opinions

Saline won its first invitational of the year last Tuesday at The Grande Golf Club. Saline shot a season-low 328. Grant Terris led the way with an 80 - good for second place overall. Jack Woods and Tim Wageman shot 81 to finish third. All three made the all-tournament team. Josh Finn shot 86 to complete the scoring.

Sports

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