2012-10-25

In brief



Dr. Klein joins McLaren FLINT — McLaren Flint Community Medical Center is pleased to welcome family practice physician Marcy Klein, D.O. The practice is located at 1314 S. Linden Road, Flint, and Klein is now accepting new patients. Call 810-342-1700 to schedule an appointment. Klein addresses many different family health Dr. Marcy Klein needs, caring for patients through all stages […]

Archery deer season reaches week five



GENESEE COUNTY — Week five of archery deer season is upon us and the Dept. of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the season runs through Nov. 14, then reopens after the firearm deer season for late archery hunting Dec. 1 through Jan. 1. During the archery season, an archery license, combination license regular tag or combination license restricted tag can […]

The VIEW from here

When the kids have to teach dad a thing or two

So I think I’ve mentioned here before I’ve never really been much of a sports fan. Growing up I didn’t play organized sports and I never took an interest in watching it live or on television. I can remember playing baseball with friends and a little football, but beyond that sports were more of an inconvenience to me. I was […]

Robin hood times two!



GRAND BLANC — Alyssa LaFoy, 13, of Hadley and a student at Rolland Warner Middle School accomplished a feat many archers never will, when she robin-hooded her arrow at Flint Bowmen Archers in Grand Blanc. LaFoy just started shooting this year, so the feat is that much more impressive at 20-yards. While practicing on Friday at home, LaFoy shot her […]

A haunting performance

The Whiting may play host to many spirits


FLINT — There’s an old saying “every theater has its ghosts.” If this is true, it may explain some of the mysterious sounds, voices and apparitions many claim to have seen and heard at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St. Wendi Fournier, marketing and media relations manager for The Whiting, said staff, patrons and performers have been having what they […]

2013 CHEVY MALIBU WITHSTANDS EXTREME TEMPERATURE TEST



Can your car withstand the freezing temperatures of Denali, Alaska, or the baking heat of Death Valley, California, or the cruel humidity of the Gulf Coast? Aside from a long, potentially miserable road trip, there’s only one way to find out: ask the engineers at GM’s vehicle development and validation testing to torture your car in the Climatic Wind Tunnel […]

In brief



Kidney group to meet FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will meet Nov. 14 at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington. The featured speaker is Darlene Brown, MS,MD, treatment option specialist, Fresenius Medical Care. The topic is “Kidney Dialysis.” Meeting is open to the general public. Details: Call Prof. Frank Friedman at 810-232- 8233; or Lori Burger at […]

IIHS NAMES 2013 DODGE DART A ‘TOP SAFETY PICK’



The new Dodge Dart, with its 10 standardequipment air bags and one of the auto industry’s highest content-ratios of high-strength steel, has been named a 2012 Top Safely Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The first product born of Chrysler’s alliance with Fiat recorded the maximum possible rating in each of the four crash tests used by the […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present its Halloween Freakshow, featuring Astro Creep as White Zombie and The Kissfits, as KISS playing the music of The MIsfits, on Oct. 26. Tickets are $5 in advance. Indie-Grace presents The Gathering featuring The Kissfits, with special guests Avenue Sky, Mothra, […]

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.