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Tuesday, 2012 Dec 11th

Mark Schlicher, the founder of IBuyAmericanStore.com, has a couple of vintage -- and American-made! -- tractors at his Saline home.


One lucky woman won $1,000 in groceries in the raffle that supports the annual holiday parade.


Selected from nearly 2,500 students, these students will perform Jan. 19 with the All-State Orchestra in Grand Rapids.


Monday, 2012 Dec 10th

Sidney Ohl bowled a 202 to help Saline win its home opener against Skyline.

If you recognize these people call 1-800-SEPAKUP.

Police & Fire

Fire Chief Hoeft passed along these holiday decorating safety tips from the U.S. Fire Administration.


Local emergency services agencies and Meijer joined forces to help 40 kids complete holiday shopping Thursday night.

Officers of the Saline Police Department joined members of the Pittsfield Township Department of Public Safety for the second annual “Shop With a Hero” program at the Meijer store on Ann Arbor-Saline Road.

Armed with $2,000 in gift cards provided by Meijer, children and parents shopped the aisles with police officers and firefighters.

Max Recknagel, Reece Dils and Michael Hendrickson led Saline's comeback against Canton at Saturday's home opener.

Sunday, 2012 Dec 09th

          …’tis the season. The season of Christmas, of Santa’s elves and reindeer bells, of carolers singing Silent Night and Christmas trees with colorful lights, of beautiful gingerbread houses and winning prizes. This is the season when the Christmas story is told over and over, reminding us of the simple way in which the Christ child came into this world. In other households, the story of Hanukkah reminds people of the miracle of the oil witnessed by the Maccabees.

32 people attended a breakfast to mark the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

See what Christmas was like on a Saline farm during the 1930s at the Rentschler Farm from 1-4 p.m. Sunday.

The Saline Area Historical Society invites the public to Christmas on the Farm at the Rentschler Farm Museum, 1265 E. Michigan Ave., Saline.

Local kids collected goodies from merchants and met Frosty and Santa during the annual Treasure Trail to Santa event held at the Busch's shopping center Saturday.

The annual event was hosted by the Saline Area Chamber of Commerce.

Saturday, 2012 Dec 08th

David Elms scored 18 points to lead Saline to a 53-44 win against Canton in junior varsity basketball action Saturday night at Saline High School.

In one of the school year's highlights, Saline Area Schools staff took the stage in front of a sold out crowd at Saline Middle School Friday night.

Friday, 2012 Dec 07th

The company responsible for the wells is constructing a structure that will obscure the view of the flame, according to Fire Chief Craig Hoeft.

Police & Fire

The Saline Community Education Moonlight Madness Craft Show takes place from 5-11 p.m., Dec. 7 at Saline Middle School.