2012-09-20

GT500 IS A TRIBUTE TO AFTERMARKET PIONEER



Friends of Carroll Shelby, including Ford Motor Co., Shelby American, Ford Racing and many others have built a unique 2013 Shelby GT500 Cobra as a tribute to the late Carroll Shelby. Ford is also announcing a renamed road at its Product Development Center in Dearborn, Mich., as a tribute to Shelby as well. Cobra has been the consistent performance label […]

New fire union rep hopes to solve morale issues




FLINT TWP. — Township firefighter Kevin Clary recently introduced himself to the township board as the new union representative for on-call firefighters and said he’s ready to do whatever it takes to improve working conditions. Speaking during public comment, Clary said he wants to work with the board to once-and-for-all resolve ongoing morale and personnel issues in the fire department […]

D.L. Hughley comes to The Whiting



FLINT — The Whiting is pleased to present one of the most popular and highly recognized stand-up comedians on the road today, D.L. Hughley, in concert on Oct. 13. Tickets are on sale now and range from $19-$45. Tickets can be purchased online at TheWhiting.com, by phone at (810) 237-7333 or (888) 8- CENTER or by walk-up at The Whiting […]

CALENDAR of events



Get your group’s events in for the next year by sending the day, time, location and a short description of the event to calendargbv@mihomepaper.com or visit the website, www.mihomepaper.com to submit events through the online form. ART/THEATRE TUESDAYSMessy Art Tuesdays at the Flint Children’sMuseum, 1602 W. University Ave., Flint from 1-3p.m. Details: Call Kimberly Roddy at 810-767-5437. THURSDAYSMusic Makers Thursdays […]

Catch basins to be repaired




FLINT TWP. — Thanks to a mild winter, flooding was a bigger problem than snow removal in the township this year. That has left money available for repairs to 18 catch basins in a project approved last week by the township board. Supervisor Karyn Miller explained that none of $55,000 budgeted for snowplowing last year was used, as stipulated in […]

In brief



Reunion with a Cause rescheduled for Sept. 23 GRAND BLANC — Reunion with a Cause, an annual fundraising event for Genesys cancer patients, has been rescheduled. The new date and time is: Sept. 23 from 4-8 p.m. at Calvary United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church, 15010 N. Holly Rd. in Holly (the churches are next door to each other). […]

Genesee library branches offer reptile, finance programs



Story Time with Miss Carol • Preschoolers come join the fun with interactive stories with Miss Carol at the Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Sept. 24. on Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Visit www.thegdl.org to register. • Popular children’s Author Johnathan Rand to visit the Grand Blanc library. Author of […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Tremonti featuring Mark Tremonti of Alterbridge and Creed, with special guests Man the Mighty and No Resolve, tonight (Sept. 20). Tickets are $15 in advance. My Darkest Days, with special guests Otherwise and Surrender the Fall, will perform Sept. 21. Tickets […]

Flint Twp. selling voting machines




FLINT TWP. — A reduction in precincts has left the township with more voting equipment than it needs and created the opportunity to bring in a bit of income by selling a surplus election machine to Davison Township. The township board voted unanimously at its Sept. 10 meeting to the sell the equipment for $1,500. Clerk Kim Courts said the […]

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.