A fond farewell

Woodland School prepares to close its doors after 55 years

FLINT TWP. — “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” A quote attributed to the always upbeat Dr. Seuss set the tone for the final days of school at Woodland Elementary on Beveridge Ave, which is closing this week. The quote was brought to the attention of Woodland’s staff by a parent, Audrey Pelkey, who with her daughter […]


JUNE 9 Camo and Lace Great Balls of Fire event. Saturday, June 9, 8 p.m., 2388 N. Belsay Rd., Burton. $2 members, $5 guests. RSVP by June 1 at ladies@camoandlace.net or 810-223-1540. JUNE 9 Bowling Pin Shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club, 1213 North Lake George Rd. Sign up 10 a.m.-2 p.m., final sign up at 2 p.m. JUNE 9 […]

MCC to offer law enforcement training with new academy

FENTON — Whether it’s patrolling a neighborhood to keep residents safe, gathering facts and collecting evidence for criminal cases, or protecting people in harm’s way, a law enforcement officer’s career centers around protecting and serving communities. Mott Community College is offering an excellent educational opportunity for individuals interested in pursuing careers in law enforcement at the new Law Enforcement Regional […]

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20 Years of Viper to be Featured at Employee Show Cruisers unite!

Unite at the 2012 CEMA Car Show at the Walter P. Chrysler Museum in Auburn Hills on Saturday, June 9, that is. All makes and models of cars and motorcycles are welcome to visit the CEMA show, which stands for Chrysler Employee Motorsports Association. The event runs at the Museum from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, and […]