In brief

Senior citizens fashion show planned FLINT TWP.— The public is invited to a Senior Citizens Fashion Show at 6:30 p.m. Saturday hosted by the Genesee Gardens senior community, 4495 Calkins Road at Linden. Fashions provided by Dressbarn will be modeled by about six community residents, said Matthew Reilly, community sales leader. The just-for-fun show is an example of activities held […]

C-A schools make Adequate Yearly Progress

FLINT TWP. — All Carman- Ainsworth schools passed AYP this year, which is especially good news following the high school’s failure to pass last year. Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) is a annual performance assessment mandated by the federal No Child Left Behind Act. Each school district must meet targeted achievement goals in reading and math. Last year, the high school […]

2011 millage rate set

FLINT TWP. — The total 2011 millage rate levied on properties in Flint Township will remain unchanged, as approved by a resolution of the Board of Trustees at their regular meeting last week. Taxable value for all township properties is $949,767,680, according to the required Tax Rate Request Plan being submitted to the Genesee County Board of Commissioners. Accordingly, approved […]

Gift card, iPad2, school supply giveaway at the mall

FLINT TWP. — Genesee Valley Center will host a Back to School giveaway for local students at 10 a.m. Saturday, in Center Court. The first 250 students in grades K-12 will receive school supplies (spiral notebook, folders, pencils and pencil case) and a Child Identification Kit compliments of Genesee Valley Center; while supplies last. Twenty lucky students will also find […]