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Updates from the staff of the Mirror

 Sara Swanson

Thank you from the Miller family

submitted by Kent Miller Jacob’s Inaugural Art Exhibit, held at the Pearl Street Studio in Ypsilanti on June 2, was well attended with many generous comments on his work. A big shout out to Khadijah Kolleck of MAKE Art inAnn Arbor and Carolyn McCarthy of Pearl Street Studio or making this happen. And a huge Thank You to everyone who […]

 fgs@umich.edu

Adult pickup soccer seeks Manchester area players

Gary Seguin, Board President of the Manchester District Library, recently placed the following classified advertisement in The Mirror: “Looking for soccer players (age 10-66) for pick-up soccer. No skill required. Go to Tate Park in Clinton across from McDonald’s on Sundays about 5:30pm. Show up and play.” This intrepid reporter answered the call, along with local […]

 Sara Swanson

Roadwork update

It’s road work season and Manchester area roads are no exception. This week the Washtenaw County Road Commission has closed Sharon Valley Road over the Raisin River to collect soil boring data. The road will re-open by Thursday, June 8th. The posted detour takes drivers down Prospect Hill Rd, Easudes Rd, and Sharon Hollow Rd. […]

 Sara Swanson

Humane Society of Huron Valley reminders on what to do when you find baby wild animals

In light of the recent calls on social media to find places to take a fawn injured in the Village and a hawk injured north of the Village, here are some tips from the experts at Humane Society of Huron Valley (HSHV). First, you should know that it’s normal for wild animals to leave their babies in what they […]

 Sara Swanson

Public Notice: An ordinance to amend Bridgewater Township Ordinance 54

Bridgewater Township Ordinance Number 54-1 An ordinance to amend Ordinance 54 of the ordinances of Bridgewater Township. The Township of Bridgewater, Washtenaw County, Michigan ordains: Section 1. Amendment to Section 11.6 Section 11.6 of Ordinance 54 of the ordinances of Bridgewater Township is amended in its entirety to read as follows: 11.6 The appropriate Connection […]

 Sara Swanson

Public Notice: Bridgewater Township Board Of Trustees 
Meeting Synopsis

BRIDGEWATER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES
 MEETING SYNOPSIS 
1-Jun-17 The regular monthly meeting of the Bridgewater Township Board of Trustees was called to order
by Supervisor Fromhart at 7:01 p.m. Four Board members were present (quorum) with 9 public in attendance. Board heard citizen participation. Board approved the 4-May-17 meeting minutes as presented. Board approved the agenda […]

 Sara Swanson

Sheriff Department notice: new phone scam in our area

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office would like to make you aware of a new scam taking place in our area. The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office has been made aware of two separate instances where a caller pretends to be a “Lieutenant Henderson” with the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office. The scammer then tells the unsuspecting victim […]

 Sara Swanson

Senior Newsletter THE TRUMPETER – June 2017

The May 2017 edition of Manchester’s Newsletter for Seniors, THE TRUMPETER, is now available. Download it here: JUNE TRUMPETER NEWSLETTER 2017

 Sara Swanson

Photo: 1955 Mrs. Peters’ Kindergarten Class

This summer we will celebrate the 150 year anniversary of the Village’s incorporation and the graduating class of 1967 will celebrate their 50th reunion at Manchester High School Alumni Association’s Alumni Banquet on June 17th. This photo shows some of Mrs. Peters’ 1955 kindergarten class (graduating class of 1967), who lived in the Sharon Hollow area.

 Sara Swanson

Photos: Technology help for seniors at the library