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Detroit Tigers ticket raffle

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth Robotics team is offering a chance to win free Detroit Tigers tickets. The tickets will be given away in raffle drawing from with all proceeds to the robotics team. Tickets $1 each. The winner will get 4 Tigers Baseball Tickets plus a Lot 3 Parking Pass- Section 129 Row 5 Seats 7, 8, 9, 10 to the September 12, game at Comerica Park – a $329 value. Raffle drawing will be held August 25th at 7 p.m. You do not need to be present to win. 90¢ of each $1 comes back to the robotics team. To buy tickets call 810-691-2810 or e-mail ellenc@bigmo314.com R.S.

Logan’s sponsoring school supplies event

FLINT TWP. — Logan’s Roadhouse, 4404 Miller Road, will be hosting its ‘Fill the Bus’ event on Aug. 26 from 4-8 pm to collect donations of school supplies for the schools within the district. Diners will receive a 20-percent discounts on tabs in exchange for donations of school supplies. — R.S.

School reunions planned

FLINT TWP. — A Hoover School Reunion for all former students, teachers, and neighborhood residents will be held on Sunday, September 7, beginning at 2 p.m. at the American Legion Memorial Home Lounge, 4314 W. Carpenter Road, Mt. Morris Township. For more information call Jack Steco at 732-8857 or Doris Ballge at 742-4715.

Dye High School’s annual thunderbolt reunion will be held Saturday, September 13 at the St. George Orthodox Banquet Hall, 5191 Lennon Rd., from 7-11:00 p.m., Cost is $15.00 per person at the door (checks can be payable to Dye Alumni Assoc.) Music will be provided for listening and dancing. — R.S.

Robotics Yard Sale Fundraiser needs items

FLINT TWP. — Donations are now being accepted for a Robotics Yard Sale Fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 30; Sunday, August 31 and Monday, Sept. 1 at 5301 S. Dyewood Drive, Flint, between Court Street and Calkins off Dye Rd. All proceeds go to the Carman-Ainsworth High School robotics team, which earned a trip to the world championship meet in St. Louis.

Details: Call 810-691-2810. — R.S.

Smoke, carbon monoxide detectors available

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Fire Department has received a grant to distribute a limited supply of smoke detectors and Carbon Monoxide detectors. One of each is available to residents living in the designated Community Development Block Grant area. A picture ID is required to pick up the detectors.

Details: Call 810-732-4413. — R.S.


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