2011-01-13

BUSINESS SAVVY



 

It’s in the fine print

Davison couple starts web-based business that enhances disclaimers on Internet ads


DAVISON — Ever tried to read the fine print on an Internet ad? Either it’s too small to read or the process of zooming in on it causes the image to become depixilated. Marcus and Rebecca Sharp said they were sitting at home one night, watching TV, when the idea hit them — a Webbased business where customers can go […]

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Annual Scrapbook Crop at Swartz Creek UMC SWARTZ CREEK — The UMW of Swartz Creek United Methodist Church are sponsoring a Scrapbooking Workshop 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 22 in the Family Life Center of the church. The price of $28 includes a mini breakfast, lunch, snacks, beverages and door prizes. Contact Rhona at 810-630-0537 for more information. Send payment by […]

Business Briefs



How to write a business plan FLINT — A Fundamentals of Writing a Business Plan seminar will be presented by Region 6 Michigan Small Business and Technology Development Center (MI-SBTDC) based at Kettering University,on Jan. 17, 9 a.m. to noon in the Campus Center at the corner of University and Chevrolet Avenues in Flint. For startup businesses, a pre-requisite to […]

Jazz Vespers returns to Woodside Church



FLINT — Woodside Church is pleased to resume its alternative worship service — Jazz Vespers — which features local musicians from Flint and the surrounding area. Presented in a coffee house setting, the service offers a mix of outstanding music, readings all focused on a monthly theme. Service begins at 6 p.m. and refreshments will be served. All are invited […]

VG’s launches rewards program to save shoppers money



GENESEE COUNTY — VG’s Stores, with 16 locations in Southeast Michigan, announced today the introduction of yes Rewards, a new customer loyalty program that takes saving money on groceries and pharmacy prescriptions to a whole new level. Yes Rewards offers savings on groceries and pharmacy prescriptions — PLUS the opportunity to earn points on purchases and redeem those points for […]

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ART/THEATRE SUNDAY, JAN. 16 West Moon Street, written by Rob Urbanati at 6 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre. The Flint Youth Theatre, 1220 E. Kearsley St., Flint, is open from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Details/tickets: 810-237-1530 or www.thefim.org. SUNDAY, FEB. 20 The Good Negro written by Tracey Scott Wilson at 6 p.m. at the Flint Youth Theatre. The Flint […]