Years of planning led to Meijer groundbreaking, officials say

Members of the "Hairspray" cast. The Drama Group will produce the show starting May 1. (Provided photo)

Oh, the many lives of hairspray.If the original 1960s Rayette Aqua Net hairspray could still be found on drugstore shelves, it’s a pretty certain bet the mid-century aerosol once again would find glory.In 2002, decades after the Rayette era, a plus-size teen girl, topped by an adorable though exaggerated Rayette-style flip hairdo, took Broadway by storm in the blockbuster musical, “Hairspray.”On May 1, under the direction of Charlie . . .

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Summer events

Saturday, June 25

  • Homewood Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Martin Square.
  • Amtrak station rehabilitation ribbon cutting, 8:30 a.m. at the station.

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