In brief



Getting it right

FLINT TWP. — A photo caption for the October 22 election story said that campaign signs posted around town on behalf of the township fire department were from the fire department. Assistant Chief Mike Burkley wants to clarify that the signs were donated by a separate Friends of Firefighters committee. No township or fire department funds were used to pay for the signs, he said. — R.S.

Middle school comedy now playing at CAMS

FLINT TWP. — It is not too late to catch a performance of “Dinner at Eight, Dead by Nine,” this year’s first presentation by the Carman-Ainsworth Middle School Theater. The non-stop comedy debuted on Oct. 27 but two more performances will take place at 7 p.m on Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for C-A students and children 3 and up and free for Senior Citizens and children under 3. — R.S.

Trick or Treating hours set

FLINT TWP. — The township board has approved Halloween trick or treating hours this year from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31. — R.S.

No meetings

FLINT TWP. — Tuesday November 3 is Election Day. The Flint Township Board and the Carman-Ainsworth Board of Education have both cancelled regular meetings next week. The next regular township board meeting will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 16 and the school board will next meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 17. However, the township board has scheduled a budget meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10. The board is considering passing a two-year budget for 2016 and 2017. — R.S.

Spring forward, fall back

GENESEE COUNTY — Remember to turn your clocks back one hour at 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 1. Daylight Savings Time ends then and we will return to Eastern Standard Time until March 13, 2016. — R.S.

Fashion Show

ATLAS — The members of P.E.O. Chapter CW-FN of Grand Blanc will be hosting a fashion show/luncheon at 11:30 a.m., Nov. 14, at Atlas Valley Country Club. Fashions will be shown from Just Julie’s, Kim Rose and Marta’s. This fundraiser will support the projects of PEO, including loans, grants, scholarships and Cottey College – helping women to continue their education. Tickets are $20 and can be obtained by calling Sally Walker 810-694- 4902. — P.S.


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