2015-10-08

PAINTING THE TOWN PINK



FLINT — Pink Night was held Oct. 1 at Blackstone’s in Flint. It was a night to celebrate the lives of breast cancer survivors and those who were taken from us. The group’s goal is to educate as many men and women on early testing and financial assistance as possible, while raising monetary funds to support the American Cancer Society’s […]

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Elms Road staff uses nautical theme to teach leadership skills


SWARTZ CREEK – Second-grader Emma Mossman, who wants to be a cheerleader when she grows up, tugged at the lanyard around her neck and proudly showed off the badge she earned last week at Elms Road Elementary. “It’s for listening and following directions,” said Emma, who added that those behaviors are representative of one of the seven habits of highly […]

In brief



Hazardous waste collection date set for Oct. 17 GENESEE COUNTY — The fall Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Waste Collection Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17. Drop off sites will be at the (former) Showcase Cinema East, 5205 E. Court St. in Burton and at the Flint East – Water Service Center, […]

Genesee District Library – Flint Township



Used Book Sale FLINT TWP. — Friends of Flint Township-McCarty will hold a used book sale on Oct. 22 from 4-7 p.m., and Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. It’s the perfect chance to find your next great read. Lil’ Monsters Halloween Bash FLINT TWP. — The Genesee District Library will hold its annual Lil’ Monsters Halloween Bash […]

Golfers head into rugged regional




DAVISON – Carman-Ainsworth faces a mountainous task in what will likely be its final golf competition of the season today. The Cavaliers will play in the Div. 1 regional tournament at Davison Country Club in what is, without question, the toughest regional in the state. The field includes the top two ranked teams in Div. 1 in No. 1 Rochester […]