2013-05-16

Healing Hands benefit 5k run/walk to support free clinic



FLINT — The 18th annual Healing Hands 5K Run/Walk on May 18 is being held to support the Genesee County Free Medical Clinic. Presented by Genesee County Medical Society Alliance at Mott Community College and Pi Delta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, this is a USATF sanctioned event, and it is also a USATF certified course. Online registration at […]

CHEVY CORVETTE STINGRAY TO PACE INDY 500 FOR 12TH TIME



The all-new, seventh-generation 2014 Corvette Stingray will serve as the Indianapolis 500 Pace Car, leading the field to green at the start of the 97th running of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” on Sunday, May 26, at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It marks a record 12th time the Corvette has served as the Pace Car, the first being in 1978. “It […]

The VIEW from here

Advice to the graduating seniors — be yourselves

“The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.” — Friedrich Nietzsche. E very year I like to write something here that imparts a little wisdom and a few words drawn from experience to those teenagers who will graduate this spring. This particular column […]

AFTER SIX DECADES FORD’S F-SERIES KEEPS ON TRUCKING



The Ford F-Series truck, a perennial bestseller for the Dearborn- based U.S. automaker, is celebrating its 65th year on the market. The general public got their first view of the vehicle that would come to personify “Built Ford Tough” in years to come on Jan. 16, 1948. It was Ford’s first post- World War II new product and, as such, […]