2013-04-18

McFarlan Foundation is now McFarlan Residential



FLINT — The McFarlan Foundation of Flint has acquired the former Court Street Village active living apartments as part of their mission to provide quality living options for senior citizens. The apartments located at the corner of East Court Street and Lapeer Road have been renamed Court Street Commons. With this acquisition McFarlan now offers three distinct residential properties in […]

ROWE Professional Services Company projects win awards



FLINT — The American Public Works Association (APWA) Michigan Chapter has chosen projects completed in the City of Davison and the Village of Vernon to receive Project of the Year awards in the transportation category. ROWE was the design engineer for resurfacing the City of Davison’s East Flint Street. The project included using a road diet concept to improve traffic […]

In brief



Kildee introduces bill to help Michigan homeowners WASHINGTON — Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today introduced the Revitalize America Act, his first bill as a member of Congress, which seeks to help reinvigorate and reinvest in America’s older industrial cities — including Flint, Saginaw and Detroit — by freeing up $1.9 billion in federal aid to help remove blight and repurpose […]

Hollywood actors to headline McLaren fundraiser





FLINT TWP. — The showroom at Art Van Furniture, 4577 Miller Rd., will be transformed into a mini “Love Boat” cruise setting, complete with special guest Ted Lange, who starred on “The Love Boat” series as Isaac, the congenial bartender. Master of ceremonies for the evening will be Terry Crews, a noted Hollywood actor and television star, former NFL player […]

In brief



GBHS Band Boosters to host Mom2Mom Sale GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc High School Band Boosters are hosting their annual Mom2Mom Sale, April 20 from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the large gym at Grand Blanc High School. Approximately 70 tables will be available for moms to sell/buy gently-used children’s clothing, toys and other items. The following vendors will also […]

Alumni hockey tourney comes to Polar Palace





LAPEER — It’s a tournament that’s typically been held at Burton’s Ice Mountain Arena. However, with the closure of Ice Mountain last season, the annual alumni hockey tournament needed more stability out of its venue, electing to sign a contract with the Polar Palace to secure the tournament at the arena for the next couple of years. “We changed the […]

Cavaliers’ track shows speed at Kearsley Relays





DAVISON — In a meet that was originally scheduled to take place at Kearsley, the annual Early Bird Relays were moved to Davison due to the severe weather in the area a week ago. Friday’s meet, however, showcased the speed of the Cavaliers with the boys placing sixth with 85 and the girls in seventh with 71. The Cavaliers won […]

ROUNDUP



BASEBALL The Cavaliers pulled ahead of Saginaw Heritage after Entrice Mitchell hit a two-run homer in the third inning. Carman-Ainsworth led, 1-0, after the second inning and tacked on five runs in the third and three in the fifth. Mitchell also drove in two runs, while Vincent Lang had one hit, two RBI and connected on a double. Duane Haskins […]

Progress report



Sports Shorts



Carman-Ainsworth grad running strong DETROIT — Former Lady Cavaliers runner Devin Willis is currently competing in her freshman season with the women’s track and field team at Marygrove College. Highlights include finishing sixth in the 200m with a time of 29.07 and 40th in the 400m by clocking in at 1:14 on March 31 at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge. — […]


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