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Wednesday, 2013 Jun 19th

A Saline Township couple has resisted Paxton Resources' attempts to purchase their mineral rights, but the final decision may come from the MDEQ

The Hornets took the eventual state champs to extra innings.

Elegant local gardens will be open for public viewing on Saturday, June 29.

Tuesday, 2013 Jun 18th

Saline Area Players provide community theater for the whole family.  Enjoy this picture from SAP's 2006 Wizard of Oz, one of the many family-oriented shows produced over the years.  It was our first show in the Ellen Ewing Performing Arts Center at the new high school.  See more pix at our 40th Anniversary Gala on June 22 at 8 PM at Liberty School.  Tickets are $10 which include the show and the party following at Mac's Acadian Seafood Shack.  Whether you have seen our shows or not, it will be a fun night for all.

Every other Tuesday, starting July 9, the Saline District Library offers "What's in Season, Saline?"

Here's the rundown of the action from Monday night's Saline City Council meeting.

Monday, 2013 Jun 17th

Enjoy the picture of the day from Saline Area Players' photo archives.  It is of the play Bull in a China Shop that was performed in 1988.  In the show are both Rose Carol Toth and Susan Toth Bernard, mother and daughter in real life. They will both be performing this Saturday night as part of Saline Area Players' 40th Anniversary Gala.  The show starts at 8 PM at Liberty School Theater and the ticket price of $10 includes a party at Mac's Acadian Seafood shack afterwards.

The Mastodon Mayhem Challenge is a 3-mile challenging obstacle course run that includes hills, woods, water, mud, and more. It will be fun and challenging! If you love to run and have a great time at the same time, this is the perfect challenge for you!


Sign up today! No, really – sign up today…or by Friday at the latest. Why the rush? Because Early Bird Registration ends June 21. If you send in your registration no later than Friday, June 21, your fee is $45. If you register after June 21, your fee is $55.*


The annual Summer Reading Program is open to residents young and old.

The Saline Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Business Enterprise Award.

Council meets at 6 p.m. for a work meeting and then at 7:30 p.m. for the regular meeting.

Local psychologist Smita Nagpal answers your questions

Sunday, 2013 Jun 16th

Happy Father's Day.  Saline Area Players are getting ready for our 40th Anniversary Gala this Saturday, June 22 at 8 PM at Liberty School. Here's our "photo of the day" from our previous shows, a picture of a well-known theater father, Mr. Frank Gilbreth, from the play "Cheaper by the Dozen."   The play was based on a biographical account of his real life's work as an efficiency expert.  In this scene, he shows the kids how to take a bath the most efficiently as possible.

Williams, a 2011 Saline High School grad, earned a $10,000 scholarship and will compete in the Miss America pageant in September.

Saturday, 2013 Jun 15th

Ian Martin shot a 149 over two days, good for sixth in the state, to lead the Hornets.

SAP's 40th Anniversary Gala is in one week.  Reserve your tickets now at  I'm posting a picture each day of a scene from a previous SAP show.  We had 40 years of amazing shows.  Enjoy the colorful pictures.  This one is from Music Man which was produced in 2004.  Here is the scene on the train as they are entering Iowa and talking about the mysterious Mr. Harold Hill.

The 2011 Saline High School grad and former Twirlette won the talent and swimsuit portions of the event.