Sports Creek Raceway drives into 25th year of racing

SWARTZ CREEK — For more than two decades, Sports Creek Raceway has provided race lovers of all ages with the thrill and entertainment of horse racing. Now in its 25th year of racing, Sports Creek Raceway is still going strong. Run by General Manager Chris Locking, Sports Creek Raceway, located at 4290 Morrish Rd., is open year-round and truly offers […]

Annual Sybyl Award winner honored by Resource Genesee

FLINT — Kenyetta Dotson of Flint is the recipient of Resource Genesee’s 2010 Sybyl Award. She received the award Dec. 9 at Resource Genesee’s Holiday Luncheon held at the Riverfront Banquet Center (the former Character Inn) in downtown Flint. Dotson, currently employed by Genesee County Community Mental Health, was cited for her tireless efforts to curb violence in the City […]

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“Boots for Kids” program runs through Jan. 31 FLINT — Health Alliance Plan (HAP) is once again collecting winter boots to prevent hundreds of local children from facing a bitter cold winter without a warm pair of boots to protect their feet. With designated collection sites in Bay City, Flint, Grand Blanc, Lapeer, Linden, Marysville, Port Huron and Saginaw, HAP […]

Grant development director to serve on national board

FLINT — Judith Cawhorn, Executive Director of Grant Development at Mott Community College in Flint, has been named to the 2011 Board of Directors for the Council for Resource Development (CRD), Washington, DC. She will serve a one-year term as an At- Large Director and a member of the Strategic Alliance Committee of the Board. Cawhorn has been Executive Director […]


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 […]


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 […]


THROUGH JAN. 16 Grossology: The (Impolite)Science of the Human Body, an exhibit at the Sloan Museum, 1221 E. Kearsley St., Flint. The museum is open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Cost is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for kids ages 3-11. Details: SUNDAY-SUNDAY, DEC. 26-JAN. 2 Digital amusement park daily at 12:30 and […]


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.