2015-12-03

FIre damages tattoo parlor



FLINT TWP. — A Monday night fire caused extensive damage to the Evolution Tattoo, 4404 Miller Road. Fire officials could not be reached details at press time.

Dodge Durango, Jeep Renegade and Ram 1500 Named 2016 Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buys



The automotive editors at Consumer Guide awarded three FCA U.S. vehicles the 2016 Best Buy distinction. Dodge Durango earns the Best Buy Award in the Large SUV segment for the fourth consecutive year, the Jeep Renegade secures the Best Buy Award among Subcompact SUVs and Ram 1500 captures the Best Buy Award for Large Pickup Trucks for the eighth straight […]

Zounds Hearing Center now open on Miller Rd.




FLINT TWP. – Making people cry on a daily basis is a common occurrence at Zounds Hearing Center that opened in August at 5083 Miller Road Suite B. “We bring people to tears of joy,’’ said Eric Terrien, franchise owner, who also operates six other Zounds centers in Saginaw, Lake Orion, Rochester, Ann Arbor, Birmingham and St. Clair Shores. Based […]

In brief



Old Newsboys Christmas sign-up is underway FLINT— Enrollment in the Old Newsboys of Flint’s Christmas Program runs through Dec. 23. Applicants may sign-up at the Old Newsboys office at 6255 Taylor Drive in Flint. Sign-up hours are from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Friday. (Closed from 12-1 p.m. daily). Sign-up will also be open Dec. 5, from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. […]

A history lesson at the movies



The other night I went to one of my area theaters to check out the new Jay Roach film “Trumbo,” starring Bryan Cranston, Louis CK, John Goodman and Elle Fanning, among others. I had watched the trailer a few months ago and decided not to refresh my memory vis-à-vis a plot description or the travails of Dalton Trumbo’s life. Going […]

Come all ye faithful to hear C-AHS students’ perform in Handel’s “Messiah”




FLINT TWP. — Myckal Powell, a ninth grader at Carman-Ainsworth High School, will be the opening soloist in the annual community production of Handel’s “Messiah,” at 7 p.m. Friday, December 4, hosted by Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Road. Myckal is one of about 40 C-AHS students performing in the holiday concert that is a collaboration by […]

Serenity House in Flint offers holistic recovery options




FLINT – The Serenity House is a recovery community organization spreading the message of hope to those suffering from addiction in Genesee County. Their mission is to provide a community for those suffering from addiction issues while advocating for change. Executive Director Tara Moreno of Burton said the stigma of guilt and shame in the community is felt by those […]