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Trick or treat!

By Joyce Ervin The rain drops didn’t stop hundreds of adults and children dressed in costume to celebrate the 20th annual Downtown Trick or Treat event sponsored by the Milan Area Chamber of Commerce.  Local businesses decorated store fronts and offered candy treats to youngsters. They also set up canopies in Tolan Square and along […]

Used cartridges help feed the hungry

Used cartridges help feed the hungry

By Joyce Ervin Gordon Parker and his wife, Judy, traveled to Midland recently with six large garbage bags full of used ink cartridges in the back of their car. Parker said, “There were all kinds, black and white, colored different sizes and kinds.” The cartridges that will be refilled and made available for sale were […]

Northern Chicks opens Nov. 11

Northern Chicks opens Nov. 11

By Joyce Ervin The opening of Northern Chicks, 32 E. Main St., a home décor and artesian marketplace, will open on November 11 in time for holiday shopping.  Owner and operator, Rachelle McDaniel, has held several pop-up showings but looks forward to her official opening and, as a new member of the Milan Area Chamber of Commerce, […]

MHS students of the month recognized

By Joyce Ervin State Representative, Tim Walberg, (R-Blissfield) designated Milan High School student, Cole Dennison for the month of October and Josiah Livingston for the month of November as students of the month, who serve as role models to peers, model effective study habits and participate in extra-curricular activities. Students are nominated by various staff […]

Veteran of the Month: Johnny Rakipi

Veteran of the Month: Johnny Rakipi

By Milan Eagle media Johnny Rakipi was born November 7, 1971 in Dearborn, Michigan. He graduated from Fordson High School in 1989. During his senior year he and his best friend were always talking about what they wanted to do when they finished high school. At the time, Johnny wasn’t ready to go to college. […]