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Education, public health and nonprofit leaders launch campaign to help infants, toddlers

FLINT — Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) today joined with county educators, public health officials and nonprofit leaders to kick off an awareness campaign that will remind Flint parents, grandparents and caregivers of the importance of making sure their children ages 0-5 receive free developmental evaluations. “Developmental evaluations for all Flint children up to age five who may have been […]

White shirts

State Representatives from Genesee County took part in White Shirt Day, Feb. 11, wearing white to mark the end of the famous Flint Sit-Down Strike in 1937 and the 84th Anniversary of the first United Auto Workers contract with General Motors. The House also adopted House Resolution 31 officially declaring Feb. 11 as White Shirt Day in the state of […]

Michiganders granted relief from unemployment benefit tax penalties

LANSING — Michiganders who collected state unemployment benefits last year will not be required to pay penalty and interest related to underpaid estimated tax payments, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury. Effective immediately, the state Treasury Department has granted an automatic waiver of all penalties and interest related to underpaid estimated tax payments owed by taxpayers who received unemployment […]

Foundation, trusts give $20,000 to Young Life

Helps cover shortfall from in-person banquet canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

GENESEE COUNTY — The Nartel Family Foundation, The AG Bishop Charitable Trust, and The Stella and Frederick Loeb Charitable Trust have together provided $20,000 to Young Life Genesee County to help cover a nearly $50,000 shortfall from its annual banquet due to COVID-19 restrictions. An additional $37,716 came in via a five-day 5for50k campaign for $50,000. Young Life’s largest fundraiser […]

Additional food assistance for 350,000 families extended through February

LANSING — Approximately 350,000 Michigan families will continue to have access to additional food assistance benefits during February as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced Feb. 11. Michigan previously approved the additional food assistance beginning in March 2020 – and now that is being extended for February 2021 with approval […]