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Tuesday, 2019 Aug 06th

Salt Springs Brewery announced it would be closed Tuesday due to a malfunctioning cooler.

Business

Monday, 2019 Aug 05th

A night of Vegas-style casino games is coming to The Tri-County Sportmen’s League, 8640 Moon Road in Saline on August 24 from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. to benefit of The Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic.

Food, Drinks & Fun

Friday, 2019 Aug 02nd

Here are the property sales in the City of Saline for the month of July, 2019.

The most expensive sale was the $2,020,000 sale of the KFC/Taco Bell property. The property was sold to Kansas-based Quick Service RealCo LLC. It was last sold in 1997 to Van Masters Realty Co for $425,000. In 2000, the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant was remodeled to add a Taco Bell restaurant.

Real Estate

“20 years ago, I’d walk into offices and pitch ideas about algorithms, artificial intelligence and the way we can use math to solve big problems. And I’d get a lot of blank stares,” said Dr. Mitchell Rohde, co-founder of Quantum Signal, the robotics and simulation firm operating out of Union School in downtown Saline.

Business

The advertisement above comes from Aug. 7, 1958 edition of The Saline Observer - the newspaper that pre-dated the Saline Reporter. 

The advertisement is for Hull's Grocery, located at 400 N. Ann Arbor St - the northeast corner of Ann Arbor and Bennett streets. 

History

This Saturday we have Live Music with Stacey Murray the Soul Songstress…check out the vendor list below!

Stop by and support the Saline Area Social Services

•Dandylion Design- beaded jewelry including warring, necklaces, bracelets, also hand painted art and more

•Hankrajewel- handmade jewelers from copper, sterling silver and other metals

•Euphoric TreeFort- vegan, soy based geek culture candles in an assortment of unique scents 

•Wielfaert Farm and Greenhouse- seasonal produce 

Thursday, 2019 Aug 01st

The Reverse Osmosis (RO) booster pump was successfully installed yesterday, July 31st and now both reverse osmosis units and both booster pumps are on-line and operating properly. 

Saline’s drinking water hardness has been reduced to expected levels.  However, if anyone is continuing to experience harder drinking water than usual or you have questions, please contact WWTP/WTP Supt. Steve Wyzgoski at 734-944-2003 or at[email protected]

Government

Saline City Council returns to work Monday, Aug. 5, with a work meeting and regular meeting.

Council will continue discussing personnel policy updates during the work meeting.

During the regular meeting, council will:

Doyle O. Jackson, age 76, passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 in Ann Arbor, MI. He was born on December 21, 1942 in Ypsilanti, MI, the son of George W. and Occie E. (Ling) Jackson.

On October 23, 1965 he married Patricia Catherine Variot and she preceded him in death on August 28, 2013.

Obituaries

The Saline City Clerk’s office will hold office hours on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the purpose of absentee voting.

Washtenaw County voters will consider a bond proposal to renovate High Point School, a school for students with special needs.

Elections

According to the WISD, if voters deny the bond proposal, the WISD will fund the project using special education millage dollars, which would impact the budgets of school district's like Saline's.

Elections

Wednesday, 2019 Jul 31st

Yesterday, The Saline Post reported on the fight between a couple Lawson Street senior citizens.

Today, WDIV investigated.

Story below.

 

 

 

Police & Fire

The City of Saline, via its Facebook Page, announced that a fault booster pump and increased water usage had caused its drinking water to be "harder" than normal.

Government
Saline FC recreational soccer is for children ages 3 (born on 8/1/2016

The Saline Twirlettes Baton Twirling Team competed in the National Baton Twirling Association’s Grand National Baton Twirling Championships last week and earned a position on the USA’s World Team 2020.

Team USA will compete at the Olympics of World Baton Twirling Championships held in the Netherlands next April.

"It's a tremendous honor for the team and our whole community," said Susan Usher, director of the youth organization. 

Tuesday, 2019 Jul 30th

A 27-year-old Ypsilanti man was arraigned in 14A3 District Court on charges of domestic violence and drunk driving after allegedly attacking his girlfriend outside the Saline Rec Center around 8 p.m., July 28.

Police & Fire

A weekend of summer fun in Saline includes kids activities at Henne Field, Mill Pond Park, and Downtown Saline on Saturday, Aug. 10.

At Henne Field, activities are planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

They include:

Community

The City of Saline announced on its Facebook page Tuesday that the Industrial Drive construction project "has been on a bit of a hiatus" as the city waits for material testing.

According to the city, the project design specified a stress-absorbing membrane interlayer between the layers of asphalt to extend the life of the pavement. This also requires testing.

Material from the project must be tested in a laboratory before it's installed.

Government

Local emergency responders trained at Heritage Elementary School Tuesday.

The Saline Area Fire Department posted a picture on its Facebook page saying Rescue Task Force training was taking place at the school.

Rescue Task Force operations offer a more assertive approach to rendering life-saving care in buildings where an active shooter might still be active. For more, information about Rescue Task Force, click here.

 

Police & Fire

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