2013-03-14

Hurley Medical Center earns Blue Distinction designation



FLINT — Hurley Medical Center has received designation as a Blue Distinction Center in the areas of Knee and Hip Replacement. The Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality specialty care. Since 2006, consumers, providers and employers have […]

In brief



Goodwill Industries partners with Food Bank GENESEE COUNTY — There has never been a better time to donate to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan and now you can do it while making donations to Goodwill. Goodwill Industries and the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan are partnering to better serve our community. Clean out your closets and your pantry. All […]

United Way of Genesee County nears goal



FLINT — Flanked by volunteers from the Flint area, the CEO of the United Way of Genesee County announced the agency’s annual campaign is 80 percent to its goal. With a target to raise $2.9 million the United Way is ratcheting up its efforts to increase donations by individuals and organizations before the agency’s annual celebration event on May 1. […]

Carman grad making magic




FLINT TWP. — Every school has a class clown but how many can boast a class magician? Jeff Olds, a 1986 graduate of Carman High School (now Carman-Ainsworth) is a professional magician based in Lansing. But his dad still lives in Flint Township and Olds often returns to Genesee County for bookings Recently, Olds was in town for the Congregation […]