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Skating rink open; Family Skate Saturday

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23rd January

The dip in temperature means the ice in the Rotary Ice Rink at Ellis Park is ready for skating. The rink officially opened Tuesday for winter fun.

This Saturday the Blissfield parks and Recreation Department presents Family Skate Night from 6-8 p.m.

There will be fire barrels, hot chocolate and music for skating at this family event which is is weather permitting.

Normal hours for the skate rink will be 6 a.m.-11:30 p.m. daily. Open skate hours are from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. No hockey equipment will be allowed during this time.

For details, contact Blissfield Parks and Recreation director Eric May at 403-0845.

Blissfield open for business

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23rd January

By Melissa Burnor
Could you “picture your business here?” or possibly in another location in the village of Blissfield. Local leaders are working to promote the growth of business within the community.

The word is out, “Blissfield is open for business,” Blissfield Main Street manager Patricia Rayl said.

With an apparent turn in the economy, possible credit opening and varied opportunities, community leaders are hoping that new and expanding businesses look at the Blissfield area to develop.

After a busy holiday season exposed the new Main Street manager to the expectations and types of events the village churns out, she is now putting on another hat. She is concentrating now on the role of business developer.

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Rabies, dog license clinic Saturday

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22nd January

Blissfield Township along with Blissfield Veterinary will conduct a rabies and dog license clinic from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Blissfield Township Office, 120 S. Lane Street.

The Clinic is open to all Lenawee County residents’ dogs.

Call 486-2626 with any questions, according to Nancy Cranor, township clerk.