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Tecumseh Area Living Magazine

About Us

Established in 2006


Established in 2006 in the offices of The Tecumseh Herald - Homefront began as an exclusive real estate book and quickly morphed into a community lifestyle magazine. Originally mailed exclusively to every home and business in Tecumseh, we now reach far outside the Tecumseh area. The full-color glossy format has become a "must read" and therefore a "must advertise in..." publication.

What We Do


Located 30 miles Southwest of Ann Arbor, we explore and bring to light the rich offerings this corner of Southeast Michigan has to offer. From farm to table recipes, antique offerings, loft renovations, personal stories and exciting events, our seasonal magazine focuses on the charm of small town living.

Spreading the Word


Known for taking immense pride in our work, we feel we succeed when our advertisers do. Our 3 time MPA (Michigan Press Association) Award Winning graphic artists create many successful ad campaigns for local small businesses wishing not to remain small. Our design fee is free and is incorporated in our ad space rates. Businesses using their own agencies are also welcome to spread the word to our avid readers.

Some of our Latest Stories


We like to keep you up to date with what's going on right in your own backyard.
Here are some stories from our latest issue of Homefront.

The Union Block Suites

The Union Block Suites

Megan Linski    Winter 2015-16 Homefront

When sleigh bells ring and out-of-towners come to visit relatives - they can rest up this holiday season in one of downtown Tecumseh's newest and coziest hotels, The Union Block Suites.
Made up of four different rooms, The Union Block Suites feature LED lighting, ten-foot ceilings, controlled heating and cooling, private baths in each room, and free Wi-Fi. Two of the rooms have kitchenettes, which are 400 square feet and run $99 per night. Read more

Refugee to Fashion Designer

Refugee to Fashion Designer

Cristina Trapani-Scott    Winter 2015-16 Homefront

These days, 1987 Tecumseh High School graduate Andria Lieu is busy as head of her own fashion design company, Andria Lieu Collection, and she is settling in to her new home in Wilmette, Illinois, with her husband of less than a year, Harry Geanuleas. By all accounts, Lieu is living the American dream. Still, what's never far from her mind is the harrowing journey that brought Lieu, her parents, and her four siblings to the United States some 36 year ago Read more

US-12

US-12

Deane Erts    Winter 2015-16 Homefront

"They're like postcards from home," is how one observer characterized the landscape photography of Greg Feight and Gwendolyn Day as he viewed the exhibition of portraits depicting the winding path of US 12 through southern Michigan. The photographic team assembled their display at Cherry Hill Performing Arts Theater near Canton, Michigan, not long ago. Read more

2 Thrifty Gypsies

2 Thrifty Gypsies

Mary Kay McPartlin    Winter 2015-16 Homefront

After working for other shops in the area, Angie Roulo-Bangert and Cheryl Van Dyke realized a dream when they opened 2 Thrifty Gypsies on the Boulevard in downtown Tecumseh. "This was the shop we always wanted to have," Roulo-Bangert said. "We feel blessed being downtown," said Van Dyke.
A mixture of antiques, crafts and refurbished furniture fill the store. Shoppers can find jewelry and hat creations, accessories, military items, and a variety of home décor. Read more

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