Learn to sell your products and services to the government

FLINT — Business opportunities through government contracting will be explored on Tuesday, March 10 as the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) of the Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce presents Selling your Products or Services to the Government from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce in the Mott Board Room. Dustin Frigy, Director of PTAC at the Regional […]

The misinformation about community news

I f you listen to what a former local daily publication in Genesee County has to say, then you may have heard community newspapers are dead. This is the conclusion reached by a newspaper which has adopted a mostly online presence in recent months. They have decided people don’t want news just about the community they live in. They want […]

C-A student planning to study abroad

FLINT TWP. — In a little more than four months, Carman-Ainsworth High School student Rani Richardson, 15, will become the first -CA student to study abroad in South Africa. Having been accepted in the Youth for Understanding international educational exchange program, Rani has decided to spend the first semester of her junior year living with a South African host family […]

In brief

Spring Splash to help raise funds for the Shelter of Flint FENTON TWP. — Jump in the cold waters of Lake Fenton, April 14 at 10 a.m. to help the homeless get their ducks in a row. Join other “splashers” by pledging a minimum of $50 to earn a free T-shirt. Great times will be had with the Costume Parade, […]

Hot Tickets

Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will Bobaflex with special guests Atom Smash and Edisun on April 6. Tickets are $8 in advance. Indie-Grace Promotions presents the Metal Madness Tour with Nightshade, As They Sleep, It Lies Within, Dozic, Until Solace and Myths & Legends on April 7. Tickets […]




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The Pirates of Penzance live at The Whiting

FLINT — The Whiting proudly hosts the New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players presenting The Pirates of Penzance on April 27 at 8 p.m. Ticket prices range from $19 to $39 and are available online at www.thewhiting.com and by phone at 810-237- 7333 or (888) 8-CENTER. The Whiting is located at 1241 E. Kearsley Street in Flint, just off I-475 […]

Carman-Ainsworth tennis dominates Kearsley

FLINT— Under difficult conditions at Kearsley High on Monday, the Carman-Ainsworth girls’ tennis team routed the Hornets, 8-0, despite cold wind whipping around all night. Yeon Jung Park was victorious in the No. 1 Singles spot, defeating Jordan LaForest, 6- 0, 6-0. Katie Wilson followed up by taking down Rachel Anderson, 6-2, 6-2, at the No. 2 slot, before the […]