2016-01-14

In brief



Baker College of Flint hosting blood drive Jan. 18 FLINT — In recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Baker College of Flint is planning multiple community service projects and activities on Dr. King’s birthday, Jan. 18. Maureen Miller, coordinator of the Baker College MLK Jr. Day of Service, hopes that by the end of the day the […]

Wealth without millions



All day Saturday I watched the posts roll buy on social media, things like: “I’ve got my tickets! When I win, I’m going to …” And they would go on to describe all the elaborate, joyful things they would do with $900 million. Wednesday’s drawing was for a reported $1.4 billion, and if you’re reading this, I didn’t hit the […]

GDL to offer expanded story time



FLINT — In an effort to increase childhood literacy in Genesee County, the Genesee District Library (GDL) has expanded its children’s story times, and added a new story time class called Baby Steps, which is geared specifically for babies. The GDL now offers story time five days a week, in five different time slots, in 11 different branches. With nearly […]