All posts by Laura Eliason

Journey to Ireland with the Washtenaw Community Concert Band

Take a musical journey to Ireland with the Washtenaw Community Concert Band. This free concert will feature special guest performer Nicholas Brown playing the uilleann (Irish bagpipes) and guest Conductor James Curnow. The 80-piece Washtenaw Community Concert Band will have your family sham-rocking the evening before St. Patrick’s Day. The program will highlight music from

Saline gym now offering kids playgroup

The Saline Rec Center offers a fun playgroup for kids up to age 5. Little ones will have free reign of the gym filled with miniature sports equipment, tunnels, ride-on toys, and more. There is also a moonwalk bounce the last Thursday of the month. This is a great way to get some energy out

A new name for UMHS: Michigan Medicine

Michigan Medicine is the new name of the University of Michigan’s academic medical center. The change is intended to reflect the University health system’s three-part mission of patient care, education and research. “Becoming Michigan Medicine is more than a name change. This new name reflects a growing trend among world-class academic medical centers to showcase

Huggies and Meijer Team up to Give Back this Holiday Season

For the fourth consecutive year, Huggies and Meijer have teamed up to empower local shoppers to give back and help families in need during the holiday season. According to a 2010 study sponsored by Huggies, one in three families nationwide struggle with diaper need – the inability to provide clean, dry diapers for their child.