2011-03-24

Ambulance service to be housed at fire station




FLINT TWP. – Beginning April 1, barring any last-minute glitches, an ambulance service will be housed at Flint Township fire station No. 1, 5331 Reuben Street. Despite some reservations, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved a three-year lease agreement with StatEMS ambulance service, contingent on hashing out some minor details. Under the approved Ambulance Agreement, STAT will pay the township […]

Briefs



Old Newsboys to partner with Genesee County Fair FLINT— The Old Newsboys of Flint are partnering with the Genesee County Fair to encourage family fun for a good cause. The Genesee County Fair, running Aug. 15–21, have made available their Genesee County Fun Fair Pass which provides admission to the Fair all week and premium seating to all Grand Stand […]

Miller addresses WFBA on the state of the township




FLINT TWP. — Running short of funds, casino approval and a township name change were among issues addressed by Supervisor Karyn Miller who was the guest speaker last week at the monthly meeting of the West Flint Business Association. Miller’s “State of the Township” presentation mostly rehashed anticipated revenue shortfalls by 2016 that townships officials are grappling with but questions […]

CARDS AND GAMES



EVERY 3RD FRIDAY Euchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek Knights of Columbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 4413 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684.

USPS may close Flint Township site



FLINT TWP. — A public hearing held Wednesday to discuss a proposal to close one or more Flint area mailing facilities could include the township post office, Supervisor Karyn Miller informed the Board of Trustees at its Monday night meeting. Miller said the township was first notified in November about an Area Mail Processing Feasibility Study in which the United […]

CHURCH



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 […]

Free concert at Mott College



FLINT — The public is invited to the annual Winter Chamber Ensemble Concert at Mott Community College, presented by the music program. The concert takes place at 7 p.m. March 24 in the Mott Memorial Building Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public but donations to support Mott Community College music scholarships are welcome. The concert will […]

COMMUNITY



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 […]

News Briefs



Center Stage presents ‘The Curious Savage’ SWARTZ CREEK — The Swartz Creek Center Stage presents its upcoming dinner theater production, “The Curious Savage,” April 2-3 in the Mary Crapo Auditorium, 8197 Miller Rd. Performed as a dinner theater, “The Curious Savage” is written by John Patrick and is a comedic play about Ethel P. Savage, a woman whose husband recently […]

FOOD FOR A CAUSE



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 […]