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Posted on Fri, Dec 2, 2011 : 10:27 a.m.

Composition by 14-year-old local boy featured in youth orchestra performance Dec. 4; RydeOn! raising funds for Saline Area Social Service

By Staff



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From a youth orchestra peformance featuring a piece of music written by a 14-year-old Ann Arbor boy to a local cycling studio putting on a fundraiser for a Saline social service agency, here's a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall this week:

By: Ladysteak: Fourteen-year-old composer's creation debuts at Ypsilanti Youth Orchestra concert

The Ypsilanti Youth Orchestra (YYO), directed by William R. Hayes, will present its annual fall concert Sunday, December 4. The YYO will present "Southeast of Gull Island: The Wreck of the Carl D. Bradley", by 14-year old Spencer Gravel.

By: Dawn Wolfe: Saline indoor cycling studio to host Dec. 2 benefit for Saline Area Social Service

On Friday, Dec. 2, RydeOn! Cycling Studio is teaming up with Saline-area Rodan+Fields distributor Emily Piniatoglou to host a benefit for Saline Area Social Service, which provides food and other assistance to struggling Saline families.

By: Bruce and Tracy Willoughby: Canine Good Citizen Practice and Test

By: Russ Schwartz: The Penny Seats will hold auditions for "What Corbin Knew," Dec. 6, 7

By: City Pets Veterinary Clinic: Pet Photo Night with Santa at Briarwood Mall Sponsored by City Pets Veterinary Clinic

By: Interfaith Volunteer Caregiver Program Coordinator: Become a respite volunteer

By: Kim Tassie: Two Men and a Truck and Local Schools Assist Food Banks During Michigan Harvest Gathering

By: bbbswashtenaw: Help Area Families Have a Brighter Holiday!

By: Ken: Our Toxic Stuff: What's In Your Holiday Gifts?

By: Martha Rhodes: Play Again” Film Screening & Discussion sponsored by Progressive Education Consortium (PEC) and The PEC Lecture Series: Interactive Metronome Improves Focus and Garage Sale sponsored by Progressive Education Consortium (PEC)

By: Kristen McGraw: Foster Care and Adoption Infomation Meeting’s Community Wall is a spot for local people to post local stories, news and announcements. To post a story, sign in to, then go to and use the Got News? Tell Us function at the top to submit your news. If you have a photo to add, e-mail it to us at and we’ll insert it into your story.