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Posted on Tue, Jan 22, 2013 : 9:33 a.m.

Operetta 'Light Cavalry' has American premiere in Ann Arbor; Ypsilanti Area Jaycees name Atkins Jaycee of the Year

By Staff


A scene from 'Light Cavalry'

photo courtesy of The Comic Opera Guild

From the American premiere of an operetta coming to Ann Arbor’s Lydia Mendelssohn Theater to Lisa Atkins being named the 2012 Jaycee of the Year, here’s a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall over the last few days:

By: setsyfly: The Story of LIGHT CAVALRY, episode 3

The American premiere of Von Suppe’s operetta LIGHT CAVALRY will take place February 7-9 in Ann Arbor’s Lydia Mendelssohn Theater.

By: Ypsilanti Area Jaycees: Atkins Named 2012 Ypsilanti Area Jaycee of the Year

The Ypsilanti Area Jaycees recognized Lisa Atkins as the 2012 Jaycee of the Year at their annual Inaugural Ball on Jan. 18.

By: Erin K. O'Neill: Move Your Business Forward in 2013 with New Digital Trends in Ingenex’s January #DigitalChat

By: Dawn Farm Education Series: Free education program on Eating Disorders

By: Ryan McMahon: Milan High School - 8th Grade Orientation & Highlight Night - January 24

By: Jennifer Garcia: Movie Night at Skyline HS - Open to Public!

By: Rebecca Parten: Loss of Spouse or Partner Support Group on Jan. 23: 7-8:30pm and Adult Loss of Parent Support Group on Jan. 28: 7-8:30pm’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.