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 […]

Man kills father, then self following manhunt

FLINT TWP. — Thomas Logan Rothley, 23, who was being sought by police as a person of interest in the death of his father March 9, is dead. Police found Joseph Michael Rothley, age 47, dead in his Flint Township home on Wickfield Drive at about 10:18 a.m. March 9, the victim of an apparent homicide. The son, described as […]

SC Chamber announces lunch networking event

SWARTZ CREEK — The Swartz Creek Chamber of Commerce announces its upcoming chamber luncheon and networking event March 22. The event will be held at the Swartz Creek Area Senior Center, 8095 Civic Dr., and runs noon to 1 p.m. Members are asked to bring their punch cards from the first quarter for a prize drawing. The prize is worth […]


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 […]

Flint Township Board of Trustees approves 2011 road projects

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Board of Trustees approved 6-0 with a list of 2011 road projects at its March 7 meeting. Trustee Frank Kasle was not in attendance. “We spent a lot of time looking at the roads and driving them,” Supervisor Karyn Miller said. “These are recommended by the road advisory committee.” The list of projects are […]

Hurley hosts 16th annual ‘Bring Your Child to Work Day’

FLINT — More than 125 children will get an inside look into the world of health care — and caring for people — on April 28, when Hurley Medical Center hosts its 16th Annual “Bring Your Child to Work Day.” Hurley’s daylong event, from 7 a.m-4 p.m., is part of the national “Bring Your Child to Work” Day. This year’s […]


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 Book discussion, 6 p.m., at the Davison Area Library, 203 E. Fourth St., Davison. Details: 810-653-2022.

C-A students gearing up for Science Olympiad

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth senior Sam Lisk has spent countless lunch hours perfecting a Rube Goldberg device he hopes will earn him a medal Saturday at the regional Science Olympiad competition at Mott Community College. A Rube Goldberg device conducts a complicated chain reaction to complete a simple task. In Lisk’s case, the final step will launch a balloon imprinted […]

MCC announces criminal justice career, info fair

FLINT — Finding a career with longterm growth potential can be a challenge in a sluggish economy with widespread layoffs and job cuts. But jobs in law enforcement and public safety are growing. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, opportunities for private detectives and investigators, for instance, are expected to increase 22 percent over the next ten years, […]


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 […]