In Brief

Robertson’s Senate office is open and ready for business

LANSING — State Sen. Dave Robertson announced that his Lansing office is open and ready to meet the needs of constituents in the 26th Senate District.

“I hope that if someone needs assistance, they will contact my office,” said Robertson, R-Grand Blanc Township. “I always tell my constituents to make me their first call in state government, not their last.”

Robertson’s office phone number is 517-373- 1636. The toll-free number is 866-305-2126.

Robertson said an e-mail address and website have been established to add convenience for district residents. They are sendrobertson@ senate. michigan. gov and Robertson’s office is located in Room 320 of the Farnum Building at 125 W. Allegan St. in Lansing, across from the Michigan Capitol. His mailing address is P. O. Box 30036, Lansing, MI, 48909.

The 26th Senate District consists of parts of Genesee and Oakland counties. In Genesee County it includes the cities of Burton, Clio, Davison, Grand Blanc and Mount Morris; and the townships of Atlas, Davison, Forest, Grand Blanc, Mount Morris, Richfield, Thetford and Vienna. In Oakland County it includes the townships of Brandon, Groveland, Springfield and Waterford. — G.G.

McLaren encourages adolescents to have “Fun with Fitness and Food”

FLINT — McLaren’s Nutrition Counseling Program is offering “Fun with Fitness and Food” for adolescents ages 10-16 years old beginning Feb. 28. This series of five classes will include educational videos, activities and games focused on nutrition and exercise. A healthy snack will also be provided at each class. Registration is required,

Fun with Fitness and Food will take place Mondays beginning Feb. 28 and March 7, 14, 21 and 28 from 4-5:30 p.m. The class will be held at McLaren’s Diabetes Education Program, Beech Hill Center G-3200 Beecher Rd., Flint. The cost is $45. Call 342-4110 to register. — G.G.

Singing Valentine’s available from Sweet Adelines

GENESEE COUNTY — On Feb. 14 the Song of the Lakes Sweet Adelines are offering a singing Valentine. Be the first to have your sweethearts co-workers swoon with envy. For $35 you get a valentine medley, a rose and a card. Call 810- 742-0977 for details. Limited spots are available. — G.G.

Kidney support group to meet

FLINT — On March 16, 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington, in Flint, the Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will meet. Frank Friedman, director of the group, will give an update on kidney cancer and show related videos. The group is open to the general public. March is Kidney Cancer Awareness Month in Michigan and March 10 is World Kidney Day. Details: Call 810-232-8233 or 810-762-8226. — G.G.

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