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Saturday, 2018 Dec 08th

LIVONIA – The Saline varsity girls basketball team improved to 2-0 with a 65-42 victory at Livonia Stevenson Friday.

Sports

Friday, 2018 Dec 07th

Saline native Jeremy Kittel was on the list when  nominations for the 61st Grammy Awards were released Friday.

Kittel, who played with the Saline Fiddlers when he was a student in Saline, was nominated for Best Instrumental Composition for Kittel and Co's Chrysalis. (Listen to the video below).

Saline Police escorted three Jac Products employees to taxi cabs that drove them home after they were fired following an incident involving a threat.

Chair Yoga instructor, Kip Cronk, and John of 22 Lunar invite you to let go of the holiday stress and join in on a unique relaxation experience; joining in together gentle restorative yoga, healing from rare crystal bowls, and music from around the world. The gentle yoga poses allow your muscles, ligaments, and tendons to stretch while the vibrations from the crystal bowls penetrate into your cells, allowing you to relax even more into the poses. This restores your body deeply and peacefully. In addition, the practice will help to relieve stress, deepen the breath, and calm the soul.

Recreation

People in Saline are heatedly debating the school district’s decision to have all its elementary classrooms show a video about a transgender child struggling with identity.

Schools

The Saline Area Chamber of Commerce and Busch’s Fresh Food Market in Saline announce the winners of the annual Grocery Raffle.  The Grocery Raffle takes place each year during the month of November and is a significant funding resource for the Annual Christmas Parade in Downtown Saline and Treasure Trail to Santa.  The winning entries were drawn during this year’s Parade held on Saturday, December 1, 2018

Community

Thursday, 2018 Dec 06th

This Saturday December 8th we have a special day planned at the Saline Farmers Market. Not only do we have our amazing produce, baked goods and cheese vendors, but also vendors selling their awesome handmade items! Make sure you stop in at the Saline Farmers Market, you’re one-stop shop for local foods and great gift ideas! We will also have live music during the market with The Native Heart and a children’s take-home ornament craft!! 
 

Shopping

LIVONIA – Overtime wasn’t enough to settle Wednesday’s contest between Saline and Livonia Churchill.

Sports

Wednesday, 2018 Dec 05th

An Interactive Family Experience

Don't miss a chance to visit and pet all of our live stable animals at Night In Bethlehem at 6:30 on Saturday, December 8th.  There will be sheep, goat, cows, ponies, llamas, camels and much much more.  The public is welcome to join us at Saline First United Methodist Church for A Night In Bethlehem which is an interactive family experience.  Wander the market, make special keepsakes, converse with the shopkeepers, enjoy some street fare, and enjoy a live nativity.  Admission is free, but registration is requested..

Community
Atlas Distilling Co.

A new maker of spirits based in Clinton, Atlas Distilling Co., will open in 2019 with a commitment to source its ingredients locally, including sourcing much of its malt from Macon Creek Malt House in Saline.

Business

Saline bounced back from its first loss of the season to defeat Melvindale, 40-23, in the Hornets’ home opener Tuesday night at Saline High School.

Junior Griffin Yaklich scored 11 points to lead the Hornets – but the big story was the defense.

On a night when the Hornets struggled to consistently make shots, the frenetic Hornet defense stifled the Melvindale attack.

As Hornet forward and future Penn State hurler Logan Evans, Saline was pitching a shutout at the end of the first quarter. Melvindale didn’t score until 2:42 of the second quarter.

Sports

Ella Stemmer scored 20 points and Nicole Sweetland added 15 as Saline smashed the Salem Rocks, 71-34, as Saline opened the varsity girls basketball season Tuesday at Saline High School.

It was one of the most dominant opening-night victories in recent Saline girls basketball history.

Stemmer scored Saline’s first seven points and led the Hornets to an early 14-3 lead. The Hornets never looked back.

Coach Leigh Ann Roehm said her team’s offseason work and diligence in practice helped the Hornets come into the season in good form.

Sports

Tuesday, 2018 Dec 04th

The Mullick Foundation, in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Saline, will host the fourth annual Mullick Challenge on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 at the Meijer on Ann Arbor-Saline Road.

Community

A discussion on whether the City of Saline should ban public consumption of marijuana products turned into a discussion on air quality – and that may lead to new restrictions on tobacco smokers.

Government

As expected, the City of Saline will opt out of the commercial marijuana business and pass up on associated tax revenue.

Government

Monday, 2018 Dec 03rd

Sherry Lynn Schnell, 77, of Estero, FL, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018, with her family by her side.

Sherry was born August 22, 1941 in Detroit. She was happily married to the late Richard A. Schnell.

Obituaries

“We got punched in the mouth.”

Sports

Despite driving rain, more than 1,000 people participated in the annual Saline Christmas Parade Saturday in downtown Saline.

Local radio show host Lucy Ann Lance was emcee. Business owner and former citizen of the year Karen Ragland was the Grand Marshal.

Business Enterprise Award winners Crispin Chevrolet, represented by Debbie Crispin, and Mancino's Pizza, represented by Jeff and Katie Spence, were also featured in the parade.

The parade also featured performances by the Saline High School marching band.

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