2012-05-10

Coming up at The Whiting




GENESEE COUNTY — The Whiting unveiled its 2012- 2013 line-up May 4. Wendi Fournier, advertising and promotions manager, addressed a few hundred people at the season line-up announcement event. Before introducing the schedule of performances she gave thanks to the sponsors: Health Alliance Plan, McLaren Flint, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs Arts Midwest, the […]

Auto Insider Newsbriefs

Leave the Driving to . . . Your Car?

Cadillac is road testing a semiautonomous technology it calls “Super Cruise” that is capable of fully automatic steering, braking and lane-centering in highway driving under certain optimal conditions. The system could be ready for production vehicles by mid-decade. Super Cruise is designed to ease the driver’s workload on the freeway, in both bumper-to- bumper traffic and on long road trips […]

In brief



WFBA annual scholarships winners to be named FLINT TWP. — The West Flint Business Association will present its 2012 $2,500 scholarships to three recipients at its monthly meeting, noon-1:15 p.m., May 16 at Valley Coney Island at Miller and Linden Roads. The business group raises money for the annual scholarships through a variety of fundraisers held all year. Also the […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Adrenaline Mob & Kill Devil Hill featuring current and former members of Black Sabbath, Pantera, Dream Theater, Symphony X and Disturbed on May 11. VIP packages available at www.adrenalinemob.com or www.killdevilhillmusic.com. Candlebox, with special guests Acidic, will perform May 12. Tickets […]

New owner brings news services to computer repair store




SWARTZ CREEK — Past customers of the Computer Doctors store, 8048 Miller Road, will find it has a new name but a familiar face behind the counter. Michael Diericks managed the computer repair store about two and half years before becoming the owner last month. His first order of business was to change the name because Davison-based Computer Doctors still […]

Sudoku



Fill in the grid so that every row, every column and every 3×3 box contains the digits 1 through 9. You can’t change the digits already provided in the grid. Every puzzle has just one correct solution.

Regional Chamber leads new Convention & Visitors Bureau



FLINT — The Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce has been tapped to lead tourism efforts in Flint-Genesee County, significantly increasing its involvement in shaping the image of the region, and inspiring travelers to visit. At the request of the Genesee County Board of Commissioners, the Regional Chamber and the County have entered an agreement for the Chamber to market local […]

Crosswords



In brief



Local Century 21 agency earns high marks GRAND BLANC — Century 21 Real Estate LLC, franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, has announced that Century 21 Sabo Associates, 8311 Office Park Dr., is a recipient of the Century 21 Quality Service Office award for its commitment to providing quality customer service to its clients. Realizing that […]

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