2021-08-19 E-Edition

Best in BBQ

The Davison Farmers Market, 8110 E. Court St., in Davison Township held its annual BBQ Cookoff last weekend. From left, Davison Township Treasurer Tim Green, Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson and township Supervisor Jim Slezak were the judges for the event. For more about the event see page 5 in today’s Genesee County View.

Firebirds prep for new season in renovated arena

FLINT — Seventeen months have passed since the Flint Firebirds last took to the ice at the Dort Financial Center. But come this fall, the Firebirds will be back in front of fans and launching a new era of junior league hockey in their newly renovated home arena. With Ontario Hockey League (OHL) play set to resume, Flint will kick […]

United Way receives funding boost from 2020 Ally Challenge

GENESEE COUNTY — Since first teeing off in 2018, the Ally Challenge presented by McLaren has raised over $3 million for local charitable organizations. Among the tournament’s major charity recipients is the United Way of Genesee County and the multiple agencies it bestows grant money to. Despite having no fans in attendance, the Ally Challenge raised $363,690 last year for […]

Flushing Community Schools newsletter in today’s Genesee County View

Flushing residents located in the Flushing 48433 zip code will receive the Flushing Community Schools Three R’s inside today’s edition of the Genesee County View.

Grand Blanc Township board to boost code enforcement, blight efforts

GRAND BLANC TWP. — Blight and code violations are in the crosshairs as Grand Blanc Township officials take the first steps in the township’s new strategic plan. Toward that end, the township will double down on the number of part-time code enforcement officers and launch a proactive approach to cleaning up some of the problem areas, particularly the northern thresholds […]

Residents speak out on mask mandates as school year nears

GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Community Schools Board of Education remains caught in the middle as opposing factions in the community state their cases for and against the recommended COVID-19 safety guidelines. Again, last week, parents and other area residents appeared before the board, 17 of them signing up for their 3-minute opportunities to speak their minds. On the […]

Save the Date

Food trucks, music GRAND BLANC — The Food Truck Festival will return to the City of Grand Blanc on Wednesday, Aug. 26. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., food trucks will line Grand Boulevard. There will be music in Physicians Park, the Grande Chalet Shoppes will be open, and Farmers Market vendor popups also will take place. — L.R. Family […]

Davison Farmers Market Flea Market Flip Day

DAVISON TWP. — There is no other cure for the summertime blues then a Flea Market Flip Day at the Davison Farmers Market this Saturday, Aug. 21, from open to close. Free your home of that unwanted clutter and turn it into cash for that last fun-in-the-sun escape. If buying or selling isn’t your passion, then come and shop for […]

Finger lickin’ good!

The Davison Farmers Market, 8110 E. Court St., in Davison Township held its annual BBQ Cookoff last weekend. Davison Township Supervisor Jim Slezak, Treasurer Tim Green and Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson were the judges for the event. First place in the Ribs category was Northern Smoke, second place was Burnt Barrel and third place was Sugar D’s. In the […]