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“Jeopardy” star Stephanie Jass hosts a party at local brewery

“Jeopardy” star Stephanie Jass hosts a party at local brewery

Millions of people watched Stephanie Jass on the TV game show “Jeopardy” as she answered her way to  a record-breaking  win of $147,570  in eight days, but  a lucky few met the now famous  contestant here in Milan where she makes her home. Jass held a viewing party for co-workers and friends  on Oct. 10 […]

Council Approves Major Upgrade to the Outdoor Warning Sirens

There is a Federal mandate that all radios become narrow banded by the first part of 2013. This mandate will affect our tornado sirens, as they are all activated/controlled by radio signal. Research was initiated last year aimed at upgrading the tornado siren system to provide more complete and reliable coverage throughout the city, including […]

GMACF’s Seventh Annual Fundraiser Set for February 23, 2013

Event Chairman, Michael Armitage announced the seventh annual gala for The Greater Milan Area Community Foundation to be held Feb. 23, 2013 at the Kensington Court in Ann Arbor.  This is the largest fundraising event for the foundation, yielding over $30,000 last year with 215 guests. Armitage states one of the several changes this year […]

L. B. ‘Larry’ Ward

Lawrence Baldwin “Larry” Ward, 97, of Grants Pass died Oct. 3, 2012, at Spring Village Assisted Living after an illness. A memorial service will be held Oct. 20 at 3 p.m. at Spring Village, with the Rev. Rich Fuss of Newman United Methodist Church officiating. A second memorial service will be held Oct. 27 at […]

Milan Has a Grand Champion!

In September Vern Campbell took his car to Dearborn. This was not “just any car” it was his 1910 Maxwell model Q-2 Surrey 5320 and it was not “just Dearborn”, it was Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan and it was the Old Car Festival which featured hundreds of authentic vehicles from the 1890s through 1932. […]