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VINYASA YOGA CLASSES TO BE OFFERED AT REQUEST OF COMMUNITY MEMBERS

By Milan Eagle Media Yoga instructor, business owner, trained chef and sommelier Kim Simecek grew up in Milan. Since graduating from high school (more than a few years ago), she has explored the world and, just recently, launched her own business, Pack Mat Yoga. Simecek founded Pack Mat Yoga, a pop-up yoga business, because she […]

Milan City Council Highlights from March 2016

By Milan Eagle Media A program to check up on apartments and rental homes is under consideration by the Milan City Council. The council heard a presentation in March pointing out the advantages of finding safety problems in rental units, especially if the renters are reluctant to complain about their landlord. The idea is still […]

Teen creates buzz

Teen creates buzz

By Martha Churchill Looking for a honey of a deal?  Austin Blaine, 16, is about to set up some bee hives in the area. Anyone who sponsors a hive will receive half of the honey produced for the year. Blain says he has been tending to hives for five years now, and is arranging to […]

Downtown offered plenty of gas stations in 1930s

Downtown offered plenty of gas stations in 1930s

By Martha Churchill Step right up to downtown Milan in the 1930s.  Get your Red Crown gasoline. Find your Chevy parts and service, on the left. Walk into the Ford dealership, on the right, in the building which is now Storl’s Apartments. A gas station and tire shop is seen on the left, on the […]

American 1, Kroger announce Aid in Milan food drive

Press release Jackson, MI — American 1 Credit Union and Kroger invite residents to contribute food for neighbors in need during the Aid in Milan (AIM) food drive, April 8-10. Both, American 1 and Kroger will serve as collection points with each organization donating $1,000 to benefit AIM and Food Gatherers. AIM offers an emergency […]