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 Sara Swanson

State Representative Donna Lasinski speaks in Freedom Township

submitted by Pleasant Lake Property Owners Association State Representative Donna Lasinski served as the guest speaker at the Pleasant Lake Property Owners Association fall meeting, which was held Monday, September 11, 2017.  More than 45 area residents filled the Freedom Township Hall on Pleasant Lake Road to complete association business, listen to an update from Lansing, […]

 Sara Swanson

Public Notice: Bridgewater Township Board of Trustees Meeting Synopsis 3-Aug-17

BRIDGEWATER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING SYNOPSIS 3-Aug-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 15 public in attendance. Board heard citizen participation. Board approved the 1-Jun-17 meeting minutes as presented. Board approved the […]

 Sara Swanson

High speed internet informational meetings scheduled for Sharon and Manchester Townships

The Sharon Township Board will be holding two meetings to discuss the results of the recent Sharon Township high speed internet Feasibility Study. At the meetings, attendees will be able to examine the options the board is exploring, discuss potential costs, and review a possible timeline of upcoming events related to getting High Speed Internet to Sharon […]

 Sara Swanson

2016 Guide to the State Primary Election for the Manchester area

On Tuesday, Aug. 2, Michigan will will hold its State Primary Election. In addition to a Washtenaw County Community College Proposal, which will be on all four townships’ ballots, there are contested elections to vote in depending in whether you choose a Republican or Democratic Party ballot. We’ve reached out to all of the candidates […]

 Sara Swanson

Representative Tim Walberg holds Manchester Town Hall; says “Don’t give up on America.”

Manchester’s U.S. Congressman, Tim Walberg held a town hall Friday morning at Frank’s Place. Although he got off to a rough start, misidentifying “Manchester” as “Jackson,” he soon got his bearings and after the hour was up, he had addressed all of the questions submitted in writing from the room packed with almost forty constituents. […]

 Sara Swanson

Barbara Fuller Launches Campaign for State Representative in Michigan’s 52nd District

Manchester’s Barbara Fuller recently announced that she has entered the race for the 52nd district state house seat. “Having lived in Sharon Township for 30 years, I identify with the unique character of western Washtenaw County and the people who live here. I am an independent thinker, hard worker and a person of integrity. I […]

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Manchester Community Tourism Workshop Scheduled for Wednesday

The Ypsilanti Area Convention & Visitors Bureau announced a new Tourism Grant Program, the Community Tourism Action Plan (CTAP). This Plan offers communities in Washtenaw County the opportunity to apply for a grant up to $10,000 specifically for a tourism marketing and development project. The Manchester Downtown Development Authority is pursuing this grant for Manchester, […]

 Mike Austin

Representative Driskell Expresses Frustration with Legislature at Coffee Hour on Friday

State Representative Gretchen Driskell was in Manchester Friday morning to meet with local constituents and share what has been going on in Lansing.  About a dozen people were there, not only from Manchester but Webster and Saline townships as well. Some of the issues discussed were the recently approved abortion insurance bill, the lack of […]