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Eternity Matters: BLOOM WHERE YOU ARE PLANTED

By Norma Shull Smith I’m sure you all have been overjoyed to see crocuses popping up through the cold earth and even smile a little bigger when you spy them giving a little color to the snow. Somehow when we see them pop through the snow, it makes us feel like we are winning over […]

Where and When

City of Milan 147 Wabash St. Contact the Parks & Rec. office at anytime for a list of programs offered or stop by our new on line registration website. Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am – 4 p m..734-439-1549. Seniors Milan Seniors for Healthy Living is a non-profit organization that provides services, activities, and programs for […]

MILAN HISTORY: More insanity alleged in Marble family

MILAN HISTORY: More insanity alleged in Marble family

By Martha Churchill In the 1880s, the Monroe County Probate Court received three petitions for insanity from the Marble family in Milan. The first, already discussed last month, was from Buckley Marble against his wife Hannah, Nov. 6, 1885. The second was filed by Buckley’s son, Joel Marble, against his wife Lizzie Marble on June […]

Cupcake War winners

Cupcake War winners

These eye-catching cupcake desserts were made by Symons Elementary School students, who are members of the community education enrichment’s Cooking Club. Front to back are chocolate cookies and cream, if you give a mouse a cookie dough filled with chocolate and caramel macchiato. And, peach cobbler cupcakes.

Mother & Son Dance

By Joyce Ervin The annual Mother and Son Dance hosted by Milan Parks and Recreation was another sell-out.  The popular event sported a western theme. Cowboys with 10-gallon hats, bandanas, checkered shirts, cowboy boots, vests, western coats and sheriff badges arrived with their mothers, many of whom arrived in western attire, played games, had snacks […]