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Sunday, 2018 Feb 18th

Thursday, 2018 Jan 11th

Universal Die Casting booth at 1984 automotive supplier show, Cobo Center Detroit Michigan

When the 2018 "North American International Auto Show" opens this weekend, Detroit will have nothing on Saline....


Friday, 2017 Dec 22nd

Envelope promoting Saline Michigan by The Saline Observer, circa 1931

As we come to the end of each year with increasing anticipation of the next, it's almost instinctual to reflect on the past in making plans for...


Friday, 2017 Dec 01st

d2 Saline postcards on display at McPherson Local

Saline has a number of great places where you can buy greeting cards. Name brands, too, like American Greetings and Hallmark. With Thanksgiving,...


Thursday, 2017 Nov 23rd

D2 Enterprises 1960 Ford Falcon in 1983 Saline Christmas Parade

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has nothing on us!



Tuesday, 2017 Oct 24th

Aerial Photograph of Saline Die Cast Facility in 1985

When the property at 232 Monroe Street came up on the Saline City Council meeting agenda last night, we couldn't help but feel that the...


Thursday, 2016 Jul 21st

Saline grocery store in 1927 shows everything for sale inside. The man on the left is unknown. The woman is Mamie Schrader.

This photo of a Saline grocery store in 1927 was donated by Laura B. Stoll. A note mentions the store was three stores east of Ann Arbor...


Tuesday, 2016 Jul 12th

Old Maude loading for return trip to Ypsilanti. Waiting room in middle of Union Block, now Mac's Acadian Seafood Shack Restaurant. Photo taken between 1900-1920. (Saline Area Historical Society)

It is now possible to purchase a piece of history from the days of Saline’s Interurban trolley, “Old Maude.” During the reconstruction of Michigan...