WEDNESDAYS AND SUNDAYS Angel food orders taken at Covenant Word of Life Church, 5058 Lapeer Rd., Burton, at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Details: www.cwolchurch.com, Kim Rodden at 810- 280-0438 or krodden@kettering.edu or Phyllis Cook at 810- 715-3857. Angel Food Ministries orders taken at Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State Rd., Goodrich, from 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays and […]

MCC offers website development workshop

CLIO — Mott Community College’s Northern Tier Center in Clio, 4082 W. Vienna Rd., hosts a new Continuing Education class, designed for people interested in creating their own website. “Create a Website for Fun, Profit & Business” is scheduled for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 11 at the campus. No web development experience is required to take this course, which provides […]

Loggers take two over weekend

BATTLE CREEK — With no Sunday night game to worry about, the All American Hockey League’s Lapeer Loggers went into their two-contest stint last Friday and Saturday with reckless abandon, winning both matchups in two very different fashions. Last Saturday, Lapeer made the trek to Battle Creek to take on the Revolution, taking a 5-2 victory after going 1-for-6 on […]


FRIDAY, DEC. 10 CPR/AED for the professional rescuer from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Genesee Lapeer Chapter of the American Red Cross, 1401 S. Grand Traverse Rd., Flint. Cost is $86 and includes a course manual and pocket mask Details: 810- 766-6405. SATURDAY, DEC. 11 CPR/AED for the professional rescuer from 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Genesee Lapeer Chapter of […]

Township changes office hours

FLINT TWP. — Township residents wanting to stop by the Flint Township Municipal Hall, 1490 S. Dye Rd., need to take notice of a change in its hours. The township is now open from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Offices are closed from 12:30-1:30 p.m.. The change for the township’s normal operating hours came during its Nov. 22 […]

Just like my dad

The VIEW from here

They say as we get older many of us become like our parents. To people who swore at some time in their life they would never be like mom or dad, the realization you have indeed become like one of your folks can be devastating. For me the realization I’m a lot like my late father was surprising, but not […]


MONDAYS Greater Davison Area Toastmasters Club meetings at 7 p.m. at St. Andrew’ s Presbyterian Church on Davison Road. Details: Ryan Edwards, 810-653-0723 or Neicy Kowalczyk‚ (810) 877- 8474. Song of the Lakes Sweet Adelines chorus is looking for female singers for membership openings. Rehearsals are at Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison, from 7-10 p.m. Details: 810-742-0977 or […]

Student heading to Australia

SWARTZ CREEK — Freshman Brendan Mitchell, 14, will get the chance to explore new cultures and lifestyles when he heads to Australia this summer with the People to People program. Mitchell, who attends Swartz Creek High School, will participate in the 2011 Discover Australia trip with the organization. He was scheduled to travel to Europe this past summer and had […]


TUESDAYS Russell Wayne Project, acoustic music, at Legends, 3235 Thompson Rd., Fenton, from 6-10 p.m. WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. SATURDAY, DEC. 11 Jones’n Band from 7-11 p.m. at the Burton Eagles FOE, 3317 E. Bristol Rd., Burton. SATURDAY, DEC. 18 The Taylor Brothers from 7-11 p.m. at the Burton […]

News Briefs

ITT offers new degree SWARTZ CREEK — ITT Technical Institute, 6359 Miller Rd., now offers a new associate of applied science degree program in Mobile Communications Technology in its School of Information Technology. ITT Tech’s Mobile Communications Technology program is designed to help graduates prepare for entry-level positions that involve implementing and supporting mobile wireless communications systems and devices. The […]