2011-04-28

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Psychostick on April 29, with Critical Bill and Silent Divide. This is a low dough concert. Doors open at 7 p.m. Colt Ford returns April 30 with Gunnar and the Grizzly Boys. Tickets are $20 in advance. Doors open at 7 […]

New program to change the way science classes are taught




FLINT TWP. — Why do I have to learn vocabulary in science class? Carman-Ainsworth middleand high-school students might be asking that question a lot in coming weeks due to a readingimprovement program being introduced into the curriculum. EBLI, which stands for Evidence-Based Literacy Instruction, will be incorporated in science classrooms for the rest of this school year and beyond, aimed […]

In Brief



Smiley to hold coffee hours this month LANSING — State Rep. Charles Smiley (DBurton) will hold four coffee hours this month in Davison and Burton to meet as many residents as possible and listen to their concerns. “As I work to create jobs, protect our schools and keep our communities safe, I want to be sure to keep in touch […]

Instruments donated in memory of fifth grader




FLINT TWP. — A donated cornet and flute, accepted by the Carman- Ainsworth Board of Education at a recent meeting, are the newest musical additions to the Kyle Hart Fund. The fund was established several years ago in memory of a fifth-grade band student who died suddenly, said Suzanne Miller, C-A coordinator of K-12 music. “We found that students and […]

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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. CHURCH TUESDAYS Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc […]

News Briefs



Fazoli’s not closing FLINT TWP. — Fazoli’s, 5100 Corunna Rd., will not close in May, contrary to earlier reports. The Flint Township VIEW reported April 21 a spaghetti dinner planned for May 13 at Carman-Ainsworth High School had been canceled due to the closing of Fazoli’s. Management said the restaurant will remain open, but was unable to host the dinner. […]

Cavs split non-conference doubleheader




FLINT — Having played just once since the 2011 season was scheduled to begin on March 31, a 7-4, nine inning loss to Linden on April 12, Carman-Ainsworth shook off the cobwebs to split a twin bill at Tri-Valley Conference-East rival Bridgeport on April 21. Game one started off poorly when Bridgeport first baseman Matt Young blasted a grand slam […]

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Cash stolen from safe in commercial burglary FLINT TWP. — Someone threw a large brick through a store front window in the 5200 block of Corunna Road to gain entry then used tools inside the store to break into the safe. It happened after the store closed on April 19 and before opening the following morning, as reported to police […]

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Foxy’s Spa and Fitness Studio expands to second location

Where inner and outer beauty meet

MUNDY TWP.— Only seven months after the grand opening of Foxy’s Spa and Fitness Studio, 6004 Torrey Rd. Suite E, the business has expanded to its second location, located in the same plaza right next to Rocco’s Pizza in Suite O. The business has done well despite Flint’s failing economy. Owner, Nicole Smith, said she hopes the expansion of Foxy’s […]


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