Catholic Charities Warming Center seeks help sheltering the homeless

GENESEE COUNTY —With a particularly harsh Michigan winter predicted, the Holy Angels Warming Center has once again opened its doors to the homeless in this community. The Warming Center is housed in Catholic Charities’ Center for Hope, (former St. Michael School/Schools of Choice building) on Fifth Avenue in Flint. The center opened December 2 and will remain open 24 hours […]

Motor City Meltdown

Fat Guy’s Corner

The Motor City Meltdown is what I will call the Detroit Lions’ 2013 football season. The Monday-night loss to the Baltimore Ravens was one of the worst ever for this rag-tag organization. It’s the worst NFL organization by far and in first place all by themselves in that race for worst organization. The only first place they have a firm […]

Mattress store under construction on Miller Rd.

FLINT TWP. — A Mattress Firm store under construction on Miller Road may be one of the first in Michigan for the Houston, Tex.-based retailer. Currently no Michigan locations are listed on the company’s website. It is being built on a lot fronting Pirates Plaza, formerly occupied by Underwood’s vacuum cleaner and furniture store at 4051 Miller Rd. that was […]