2011-07-21

Sports VIEW

Calling on Jack Frost

I HATE this kind of weather. Yeah, yeah, I know…mom always says that hate is such a strong word. And, she’s right…I HATE this kind of weather. Did you see the extended forecast for the next seven days?! Ninety four is predicted for all but one day, and oh, catch your breath, that day is only 89 degrees with high […]

McLaren offering nutrition education classes



FLINT — McLaren’s Diabetes Education Program is offering “Weight Loss-Controlling Your Weight through Diet and Exercise.” This series of five, one-hour classes will cover: healthy food choices, exercise, portion control, grocery shopping/ food labels, and fast food/eating out. The classes also include handouts and participants are given a pedometer. The cost for the series of classes is $35. These classes […]

Kidney cancer support group



FLINT — The next meeting of the Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will take place Sept. 13, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave, Flint. (off Robt. T. Longway Blvd.-Between I-475 & Dort Hwy). Speaker: Simona Seiderman LMSW,DCSW,BCD, social worker. Topic: “The Emotional Rollercoaster of RCC for the Patient and Family.” Meeting is open to the […]

Hurley Medical Center hosts joint replacement seminar



FLINT — Hurley Medical Center presents an educational Joint Replacement Seminar at Hurley Health and Fitness Center, 4500 S. Saginaw St., Flint, on July 26, from 6-7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Come and attend this special seminar and learn about surgical and non-surgical treatment options available through the Center for Joint Replacement at Hurley […]

FYT ‘Off the Press’ series to include staged reading of play



FLINT — Flint Youth Theatre’s staged reading of The Quality of Life will be performed July 31 at 6 p.m. Written by Jane Anderson, The Quality of Life follows two couples as they confront loss and survival in the face of explosive circumstance. This play is a special event staged reading in FYT’s 2010-2011 Off the Press Series and will […]

Hot Tickets



Machine Shop concert line-up FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present The Sword, with special guests Mount Carmel and Tensionhead, July 22. Tickets are $15 in advance. Clutch with special guests Corrosion of Conformity and Groundscore will perform a sold out show July 23. Dope will perform w special guests Critical Bill, Know Lyfe and […]

Fall glory starts with summer sweat



FLINT TWP. — Long before they play in front of huge crowds under Friday night lights in autumn, high school football players prepare for the season under the hot sun of summer. Carman-Ainsworth is no exception, and the Cavaliers are hard at work building their team for the 2011 campaign. Most of their friends and fans never see the pain […]

TEETIME



MID-MAY – BEFORE LABOR DAY Golf League for Senior Women is looking for more members. We are enjoyably competitive and love going out to lunch afterwards. We play at MULBERRY HILL GOLF COURSE in northern Oxford. Tee time is 9 a.m., Tuesday mornings. For more information call Linda at 810-796-3014. WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 The Imlay City Chamber of Commerce will […]

Robertson to host district office hours July 22



LANSING — State Sen. Dave Robertson (R-Grand Blanc Twp.) will host office hours with constituents at three locations within the 26th District on July 22, the lawmaker said recently. “If you have a concern about state government or seek to share comments about an important issue these meetings are for you,” said Robertson. “I encourage any person who needs help […]

Township suffers fourth homicide this year



FLINT TWP. — The township police department logged its fourth homicide this year and second in 16 days with the death Monday of Ryan Patrick Pinkston, age 36, a resident of Flint Township, who died at McLaren. Medical Center where he was being treated after being shot multiple times, according to a press release. Pinkston was critically injured during a […]