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Humane Society to host Paws on Parade Champagne Brunch & Charity Auction



GRAND BLANC — Pet lovers can make a big difference in the lives of local animals by attending the 21st Annual Paws on Parade Champagne Brunch & Charity Auction. Hosted and coordinated by the Humane Society of Genesee County, Paws on Parade will take place at the Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc on April 28. The […]

Silver Medal awarded

The American Advertising Federation’s Silver Medal Award was established in 1959 to recognize those who have made outstanding contributions to advertising, have been active in furthering the industry’s standards and creative excellence, and have supported local community interests. On Feb. 22 during the annual AAF Awards ceremony in Flint, the 2019 AAF Silver Medal Award was presented to Dale Keipert, […]

MOTT NEXT Alternate Spring Break at MCC

FLINT — MOTT NEXT will host an Alternate Spring Break for students in 7th through 9th grade March 27, 28 and 29 on the Mott Community College (MCC) main campus in Flint, at the MCC Workforce Development Wagner Building at 709 N. Saginaw Street in Flint, and at the Southern Lakes Branch Center in Fenton. MOTT NEXT Alternate Spring Break […]

In brief

Bay Region to host state long-range plan visioning session FLINT — The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is developing a new state long-range transportation plan (SLRTP), known as Michigan Mobility 2045 (MM 2045), that will establish a vision and priorities for transportation in Michigan for 25 years. The MDOT Bay Region is hosting two meetings in a series of in-person […]

MCC Board of Trustees elects new officers

FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Board of Trustees elected new officers at their Feb. 25 organizational meeting, in addition to swearing in one new and two re-elected board members. The organizational meeting is held every two years for the purpose of swearing in new Trustees, electing officers and assigning committee membership. Newly elected Board member Andrew Everman, of […]

Second Annual Healthy Flint research symposium

FLINT — Three universities, two community partners, one mission: improving health outcomes in Flint, Michigan. Michigan State University, the University of Michigan-Flint, the University of Michigan, the Community Based Organization Partners, and the National Center for African American Health Consciousness form the Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center (HFRCC). The HFRCC is hosting its second annual Healthy Flint Research Symposium on […]

Genesee County Parks Will Host Second Job Fair Next Thursday

GENESEE COUNTY — Genesee County Parks is set to host another job fair as they continue their search for hundreds of new team members. In preparation for the upcoming summer season, the organization is looking to hire more than 200 people, many of whom will be able to participate in on-the-spot interviews at the job fair next week. Hosted on […]

In brief

Second round of Innovation Grants open for businesses, educational partnerships LANSING — Businesses and educational institutions have another chance to address Michigan’s growing talent gap and increase postsecondary credential attainment by applying for the second round of Innovation Grants. Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan (Ted) and Michigan Department of Education announced the second round of Innovation Grants aimed […]

Job opportunities in Flint & Genesee


We’re only two months into 2019, and I can already tell it’s going to be a good year for job seekers. As businesses continue to open and expand in our region, the demand for talent is a constant topic of discussion at the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce. Off the top of my head, I can think of at […]

Financial Plus giving away a $1,500 Classroom Makeover

FLINT — Financial Plus Credit Union is bringing back their award winning FPCU Love’s Teachers Classroom Giveaway. They want to provide two deserving and hardworking teachers, one in Genesee County and one in Saginaw County, with a classroom makeover worth $1,500 each. This one-of-a kind opportunity will help enhance and improve the winning teachers’ classroom. In 2018, Financial Plus received […]


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