TUESDAYS Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566. Revolution, Teen Word of Life Clubs at the First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc, 6106 S. Saginaw Rd., from 6-7:30 p.m. Junior and senior high school students are welcome. Details/registration: 810-694-9136. WEDNESDAYS Word of […]

Cavaliers advance two to states

EAST KENTWOOD — The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team advanced six wrestlers to the individual wrestling tournament at East Kentwood last Saturday and managed to advance two wrestlers to the individual state finals at the Palace of Auburn Hills from March 3-5. Junior Jake Weissend won the 135 lb. weight class by defeating Oxford’s Mike Thomas in the finals, 3-2. He […]

“Frost Law” weight restrictions are in effect

GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee County Road Commission has announced Seasonal Weight Restrictions — so-called “Frost Laws” — are in effect on Genesee County roads. This means that, with few exceptions, while these restrictions are in place, the maximum axle load allowable on concrete pavements or pavements with a concrete base are reduced by 25-percent from the normal maximum axle […]


THROUGH MARCH 5 Out of this World exhibit at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave. Cost is $4. Details: 810-797-5437.

Practice makes perfect

Finance workshop helps small business “Get a Grip”

FLINT — Do you feel like you need to “get a grip” on your business financials? A financial workshop designed specifically to help business owners, managers and CEO’s understand basic financial information and how to use it for effective decision making and better business performance is being offered on March 8, from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Kettering University in the […]


MON., TUES., THURS. Lunch and programs at noon at Temple Beth El, G-5150 Calkins Rd., Flint, hosted by Jewish Community Services and funded by the Genesee County Senior Millage. Cafe Shalom Namaste features Kosher and Asian Indian Food, along with educational and entertainment programs open to those of any faith or ethnicity. Details: 810-767-5922. FIRST, THIRD SATURDAYS Free community gym […]

Cavaliers prepare for regional tournament

LANSING — The Flint Carman- Ainsworth boys’ and girls’ bowling teams are preparing for the regional tournament on Feb. 25-26. The tournament will be hosted by Grand Ledge at the Royal Scot Lanes in Lansing. Joining the Cavs will be Alpena, Battle Creek Central, Battle Creek Lakeview, Bay City Central, Davison, Flint Northern, Flushing, Grand Ledge, Grand Blanc, Holt, Jackson, […]

Local business provides relief with administrative help

SWARTZ CREEK — There is a new business in town, thanks to resident Marianne Campbell. Campbell recently opened Advanced Administrative Solutions and as a Virtual Assistant, she specializes in a type of business most business owners have never heard of. Virtual Assistants (VAs) are micro business owners who provide professional administrative and personal support while working in long-term collaborative relationships […]


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 […]