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East Main St. house celebrates 150th birthday

By Joyce Ervin 178 East Main Street, a simplified Italianate, recently celebrated its 150-year birthday.  Owners Kathy and Bob Brazeau hosted the party inviting co-workers, friends and neighbors. New to Milan and the house, the couple are very happy with the place and enamored with the community citing the restaurants, events such as 3 RD […]

Promoting safety

By Joyce Ervin Milan Area Fire Department firefighters had a busy day on October 16 spending their entire time promoting fire safety. The day ended with the annual Fire Prevention Week event held at the fire station on Wabash. Firefighters took a fire rescue truck to Paddock Elementary School and educated the preschoolers and first […]

Students get to hang with some heroes

Students get to hang with some heroes

By Joyce Ervin A drawing was held the night of the festivities, at the fire station winding up Fire Prevention Week, to select Paddock Elementary students giving them an opportunity to be picked up at their homes and taken to school in a fire truck.  Firefighter, Kyle Maury, said, “Two winners had siblings in the […]

Performing Arts hosts first Theatre Fall Craft Show

By Milan Eagle media Milan High School Performing Arts Center hosted the Theatre Fall Craft Show October 20, 2018 at the high school. Over 40 vendors displayed their various homemade and handmade crafts. Attendance was good and many were carrying shopping bags as they left. This was the first craft show, people were overheard saying […]

Chili Cook Off

Chili Cook Off

By Joyce Ervin Chris Bukosky was listed as Chili contestant number one.  That was fitting, since he took the Number One winning spot in the Chili Cook-Off competition held at our downtown coffee shop, The Owl, Morning ‘til night. Proceeds from the Cook-Off went to the Milan Big Red Youth Football Program.  The league will […]