Restaurant adds French twist to food

Ooh la la!

FLINT TWP. — Tastes from the City of Lights are now available here in Flint Township with the recent opening of Bonjour Crepe and Cupcake inside the Food Court at the Genesee Valley Center. Owned by Beth Whitman of Flushing and Becka Miller of Clio, who both profess to be crepe lovers, Bonjour Crepe and Cupcake offers hungry shoppers one […]

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Baker Online enrollment up FLINT — Baker College Online officials announced a 1.2 percent increase in fall enrollment compared to the same period in 2009, signifying an upward student enrollment trend. A total of 5,318 undergraduate students attended online classes exclusively during fall quarter 2010. A total of 50,816 students throughout the Baker College system took Baker Online classes this […]

Auto parts supplier ready to start hiring

Android partners with others to produce parts for ‘paratransit vehicle’

FLINT TWP. — With numbers dwindling to just 20 workers during the past four years, automotive supplier facility Android Industries is ready to hire again. The mechanical engineering plant at 4444 W. Maple Ave., is partnering with U.S.-based Vehicle Production Group and European company Henkel to produce the MV-1 accessibility van. An open house was held Dec. 8 with tours […]


SUNDAY, JAN. 16 West Moon Street, written by Rob Urbanati at 6 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre. The Flint Youth Theatre, 1220 E. Kearsley St., Flint, is open from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Details/tickets: 810-237-1530 or SUNDAY, FEB. 20 The Good Negro written by Tracey Scott Wilson at 6 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre. The Flint Youth […]


TUESDAY, DEC. 21 Open auditions for The Great Gilly Hopkins play from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre, 1220 E. Kearsley St., Flint. Open to students grades 7 and above. Registraton begins at 6 p.m. Details: 810-237-1530.


EVERY 3RD FRIDAY Euchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek Knights of Columbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 4413 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684.


TUESDAYS Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566. Revolution,Teen Word of Life Clubs at the First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc, 6106 S. Saginaw Rd., from 6-7:30 p.m. Junior and senior high school students are welcome. Details/registration: 810-694-9136. WEDNESDAYS Word of Life […]


SATURDAYS-SUNDAYS THROUGH DEC. 19 George and Oatmeal Save Santa at the Longway Planetarium, 1310 E. Kearsley St., Flint, at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $5 for adults, $4 for kids ages 3-11. Details: or 810- 237-3400. Holiday Magic laser light show at 2 p.m. at the Longway Planetarium, 1310 E. Kearsley St., Flint. Details: www.sloanlongway. com or 810-237-3400. ‘Tis the […]


MON., TUES., THURS. Lunch and programs at noon at Temple Beth El, G-5150 Calkins Rd., Flint, hosted by Jewish Community Services and funded by the Genesee County Senior Millage. Cafe Shalom Namaste features Kosher and Asian Indian Food, along with educational and entertainment programs open to those of any faith or ethnicity. Details: 810-767-5922. FIRST, THIRD SATURDAYS Free community gym […]


SECOND SUNDAYS Ed and Vickie’s Country Music Jamboree from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Forest Township Hall, 130 E. Main St., Otisville. Musicians bring your instruments and join in. Admission is $4. Details: 810-793-6068.