Board to vote on changing MERS benefits for police command officers

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Board of Trustees will vote on a resolution for changing the MERS benefits for the police command officers at its Feb. 22 meeting. The board previously approved a letter of agreement between the township and the Police Officers Command Association at its Feb. 7 meeting. The vote was 5-1 with Trustee Frank Kasle dissenting. […]

Preschoolers invited to Humane Society for preschool story time

BURTON — Children ages 2- 5 and their parents/caregivers are invited to the Genesee County Humane Society, G- 3325 S. Dort Hwy., for preschool story time. The event, which runs 12:30-1 p.m., helps children learn about furry friends through hands-on activities, along with playing with puppies and kittens. Upcoming dates for the preschool story time are March 2, May 4, […]


SATURDAY, AUG. 20 “Aging with PPS” educational post-polio confrence at the Genesys Confrence & Banquet Center. Hosted by the Michigan Polio Network Inc. Details: 313-885-7855.

The fishing is free and the rewards infinite

STATEWIDE — Winter fishing offers more people the opportunity to fish because a boat isn’t required and the icy surfaces of the vast number of ponds, lakes and rivers provides pretty easy access. The state encourages everyone to take part in its second segment of Free Fishing Weekend that takes place Feb. 19-20. The summer segment typically takes place every […]