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Posted on Fri, Mar 23, 2012 : 9:38 a.m.

Safe Kids Huron Valley offers free child car seat inspection; Girls on the Run executive director wins 2011 ATHENA award

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From a free child car seat inspection event to the executive director of Girls on the Run receiving an award for women leaders, here's a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall this week:

By: Susan Garavaglia: Safe Kids Huron Valley Offers Free Child Car Seat Inspection for Parents and Caregivers at Lafontaine Nissan, Highland

On Saturday, April 14, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Safe Kids Huron Valley’s certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will host a free child car seat inspection for parents and caregivers at LaFontaine Nissan, 2530 E. Highland Road, Highland, Mich.

By: sarah henry: Girls on the Run Executive Director, Danielle Plunkett wins 2011 ATHENA Award

Girls on the Run of Southeastern Michigan announced today that it’s executive director, Danielle Plunkett was the recipient of the 2011 ATHENA Leadership Award.


By: Sarah: Supporting Natural Birth in Hospital Settings

By: Justin Fisette: “60 and Better” Health Series: Memory Loss Workshop coming to The Cedars of Dexter

By: Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice: Trader Joe’s and The Coalition of Immokalee Workers Sign Fair Food Agreement

By: Jane Ma: AirRide - New Ann Arbor Bus Service To Detroit Metro Airport

By: SRSLY Chelsea: SRSLY St. Patrick's Day Party

By: Chris Kochmanski: Dexter’s Tornado Victims Get Help from Daycroft Montessori School of Ann Arbor

By: encreeative: Chelsea High School's Company C Holds Motown Fun-Raiser and Wine Event at The Common Grill to Benefit Sounds & Sights in Chelsea

By: Juile Wikinson: Fundraiser Craft & Vendor Show - Saturday, March 31 - American Legion Hall, Dexter, MI

By: Char Luttrell: Study: Girl Scouting's Benefits Last

By: Emma Jackson: First place finish for YHS Air Force JROTC and Drawings for computers at YHS conferences

By: Nick: GlobeMed at the University of Michigan Benefit Reception on March 30th at 7:00 p.m.

By: Food Gatherers: New volunteer opportunities for busy gatherers!

By: TheEntrepreneurs: The Entrepreneur’s Source Launches Start a Business Weekends

By: Debra Johnson: EMU School of Engineering Technology hosts Information Night

By: Mary Alice Smith: Saline's Eggstravaganza'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.