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Mehringer writes hometown song

Mehringer writes hometown song

By Joyce Ervin Mary Mehringer taught kindergarten through sixth-grade at Paddock Elementary School for 38 years before retiring 12 years ago. She keeps busy these days volunteering and serving her community.  Mehringer is a board director for the Milan Historical Society and a volunteer at Aid-in-Milan.  She delivers hot lunches to shut-ins through the charitable […]


Press release   MILAN, MI- The Greater Milan Area Community Foundation is excited to announce our annual gala.  This year GMACF will be celebrating 11 years of support through grants to local non-profits and scholarships to graduating seniors of Milan High School.  The theme will be “String of Pearls.”  This fundraiser is the largest fundraising event […]

Event aids many projects in Milan

By Joyce Ervin The Greater Milan Area Community Foundation will hold its annual Gala Dinner and Auction Saturday, February 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at the Kensington Court Hotel in Ann Arbor. Supporters, Milan residents and friends are invited to attend. Tickets can be obtained by contacting a GMACF board member or Edward Wollman at […]

Rosies honored

By Martha Churchill Several TV news stations in Detroit and Toledo converged on Milan recently as Mayor Michael Armitage honored our Rosie the Riveters. The real ones. Elma Vas and Eva A. Wells showed up for the Milan City Council meeting December 7 for a special presentation honoring them for their roles as actual riveter […]

Main Street Apartments near completion

By Dave Snyder Apartments at 2 East Main are entering the completion phase.  With drywall, fire suppression, and rough mechanicals already in place, the next few weeks should see apartments finished with cabinets, flooring, painting, and finish mechanicals.  Some apartments have bedrooms and living rooms with nearly fourteen foot ceilings, while others with lower ceilings […]