Raiders top Metro Griffins, fall to Bay City

FLINT TOWNSHIP — The Flushing/Carman-Ainsworth co-op hockey squad traveled down to the Hartland Sports Center on Saturday for a match up with the Metro League Griffins, also a co-op squad, comprised of Fenton and Linden. Flushing proved to be too much for the Griffins in a dominant 6-1 win. The Raiders’ Joey Montpas would get the only goal of the […]




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Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Blackberry Smoke, with special guests Shadows Fall, Dying Fetus and The Contortionist, Feb. 1. Tickets are $15 in advance. The Machine Shop will be closed Feb. 2. The Stop, Drop and Mosh tour featuring The Paramedic, with special guests It Lies […]

Enrichment Brigade looks to benefit whole community

GRAND BLANC — Susan Hendricks has two children in graduate school so she understands people who believe after graduation their commitment to local schools is over. She understands, but she doesn’t believe it. “Everybody benefits,” she said, speaking of the community as a whole. She explained that if a business is productive, then it helps make a vibrant community, and […]


An entertaining walk down memory lane

FLINT TWP. — News last week of the closing of Bakers shoe stores brought back memories for Sally Shaheen Joseph, who probably is better known as a former Flint Township trustee and supervisor than for her illustrious singing career. “Talking about Edison Brothers made me go so far back in my history, I wanted to share some of it with […]

C.S. Mott Foundation hires new program director

FLINT — Kyle Caldwell, who for five years served as president and CEO of the Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA), has joined the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation as program director for its Pathways Out of Poverty grantmaking team. Prior to MNA, Caldwell was president and CEO of the Connect Michigan Alliance, which focused on promoting volunteerism and civic engagement across the […]

Burgers, Brews & Dudes on tap at IMA Brookwood

BURTON — The IMA Recreation Association and the Boys & Girls of Greater Flint will host its first Burgers, Brews & Dudes event Feb. 8 at IMA Brookwood Golf Club from 3-7 p.m. “We always have a lot of requests every year to host a men’s event in conjunction with Wine, Women & Chocolate that we host Feb. 9 so […]