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      SwingShift and the Stars 2014 preview

      Local stars are putting on their dancing shoes for a great cause! SwingShift and the Stars will have a dance-off for charity starting in September!

      Local stars are putting on their dancing shoes for a great cause! SwingShift and the Stars will have a dance-off for charity starting in September!

      This kick-off event is Aug. 7 and the first competition is Sept. 19.

      The stars have picked a local charity and will be paired up with an instructor to dance the night away.

      The stars with their charities include Troy Broad: Leelanau Christian Neighbors, Beth Footh: Brickways, Jeff Haas: Building Bridges with Music, Jose Lopez: Justice for our Neighbors, Heather Rassel: Mariposa Pathway, as well as Brenda Sampson-Welch: Conflict Resolution Services.

      The judges of the event are Judy Kiogima, President of Michigan Northern Lights Ballroom Dance, Mel Kiogima, past SS&S Instructor, and Sue Buck, Co-owner of Fance Arts Academy.

      For more information, visit their website at http://www.swingshiftandthestars.com/.