In brief

Genesee Towers implosion still set for Dec. 22

FLINT —The demolition of Genesee Towers, Flint’s tallest building, is scheduled to take place Dec. 22 at 10 a.m. The 19-story building will be blasted using an implosion process designed to allow the building to collapse within its own footprint.

The demolition of Genesee Towers is a significant first step in making way for the construction of an Exploration Park. The project coincides with the redevelopment of the neighboring Flint Journal properties that will house the new Flint Farmers Market, MSU Public Health program, lofts and retail. — G.G.

MCC to hold class registration event

GENESEE COUNTY — One-Stop, One-Day class registration at all Mott Community College locations on Jan. 4

Mott Community College is offering an excellent, one-stop shopping opportunity for all current and prospective students to gather information or register for the college’s Winter Semester.

The MCC Super Saturday registration event, designed to provide all the enrollment services students need to successfully complete the registration process, at one place and one time, is scheduled for 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Jan. 4. This event is free and open to the public.

Students may choose to attend Super Saturday at any of the following convenient MCC locations:

• Main campus, 1401 E. Court St. in Flint, 810-762-0200;

• Northern Tier Center in Clio, 4082 W. Vienna Road, 810-232-8044;

• Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton, 2100 West Thompson Road, 810-762-5000

• Lapeer Extension Center, 550 Lake Drive in Lapeer, 810-667-4166.

The MCC Winter Semester starts Jan. 11.

Details: Visit or call 810-762- 0200. — G.G.

McLaren seeks volunteers

FLINT — To help someone, have fun, meet new friends and become a team member, volunteer At McLaren Flint. Here are just a few of the many services are listed below:

• Hospitality House

• Heart and Vascular

• Radiology

• Information Desk/Greeter

• Patient Relations

• Special Assignments

• Surgical Lounge

• Gift Cart/Gift Shop

• Fund Raising

• Sewing

• Cancer Institute

Auxiliary Applications are on-line at or call 810-342-2115 to have one mailed to you. — G.G.

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