Bay Mills Indian Community purchases land in township

FLINT TWP. — The Bay Mills Indian Community recently purchased 28 acres of land in the township, according to a warranty deed filed with the Genesee County Register of Deeds Office Dec. 17. The vacant land, situated north of Lennon Road and east of Dutcher Road, was purchased by the Bay Mills Indian Community from Joann Marie Kemp. The deed […]

Water authority working toward final engineering of pipeline

GENESEE COUNTY — The Karegnodi Water Authority is working to get master contracts signed so final engineering can begin on a proposed $605 million water pipeline from Port Huron to Flint. Genesee County Drain Commissioner Jeff Wright, who is the CEO of the water authority, said the master contracts will decide how many shares of the pipeline each of the […]

AllCare Dental shuts down office

FLINT TWP. — AllCare Dental & Dentures, 4307 Miller Rd., was one of many stores across the United States that unexpectedly shut its doors Jan. 3. The chain, founded in 2001 in Erie, Penn., shut down all of its operations, including the Miller Rd. retail store. When customers tried to visit the store on Jan. 3, the doors were locked […]

Upcoming For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum events

Jan. 1-22 Online Photography Contest Voting Come share your input and vote in the For- Mar Flickr Photo Contest. Winning photos will be displayed at For-Mar starting on Jan 29. Details: 810-789-8567 Jan. 6 Knee-High Naturalist: Animal Antics Get up and get moving as we learn about animal adaptations. For children, ages 3-6. Adult must accompany children. Time: 10- 11:30 […]

News Briefs

Trustees meetings FLINT TWP. — Due to the holidays, the Flint Township Board of Trustees meetings will be 7 p.m. Jan. 10 and 7 p.m. Jan. 24. Details: Call 810-732-1350 or visit — N.B. C/A BOE meeting FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth Board of Education meeting is 6:30 p.m. Jan. 11 in the Carman-Ainsworth Middle School Media Center, 1409 […]

Sagano Japanese Bistro expands with hibachi, express grill addition

FLINT TWP. — Long-standing customers and those new to Sagano Japanese Bistro & Steakhouse, 2065 S. Linden Rd., now have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of Japanese food with the recent addition of a new, private hibachi room and the soon-to-be open express grill side. The restaurant, which is known for its cuisine and rousing performances by hibachi chefs, […]

Computer Doctors relocates to new office

SWARTZ CREEK — The doctors are in, but now in a new location after Computer Doctors relocated its office to 8048 Miller Rd. in November. “The reason for moving is it was a better location in terms of being downtown and having a more inviting facade with large spacious windows,” said owner Ryan Everson. “It also allowed us to remodel […]

Business Briefs

WFBA January meeting FLINT TWP. — The West Flint Business Association (WFBA) announces its next meeting Jan. 19 at Old Country Buffet, G-3583 Miller Rd. The event begins at noon with lunch, followed by the meeting from 12:30-1:15 p.m. During the meeting, attendees will hear about the new Great Lakes Medical Campus project, along with the City of Flint’s new […]

5th Annual Mentoring Breakfast commemorates occasions

FLINT — The Big Brothers Big Sisters 100 Men 100 Boys Program will host the 5th Annual Mentoring Inspiration Breakfast to commemorate January’s National Mentoring Month and the annual observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day — a Day of Service across the country Jan. 17. The primary focus of the event is to highlight the positive and significant impact […]