2016-04-28

HealthPlus Nominated to Genesee Health Plan’s Health Care Hall of Fame



FLINT – HealthPlus was officially honored last night with the Community Partnership Award from the Genesee Health Plan. The award goes to individuals and organizations that have partnered with the GHP to improve the health and wellness of its members through education and access to affordable high quality care. Michael Genord, M.D., interim CEO and chief medical officer, HAP Flint, […]

2016-04-28 E-Edition

In brief



MDA receives grant from Merkley Charitable Trust FLINT — The Greater Michigan Muscular Dystrophy Association recently accepted a $2,000 grant from the Martha Merkley Charitable Trust administered by FirstMerit PrivateBank for its 2016 MDA Summer Camp Program. At MDA camp, kids with neuromuscular disease discover a world created specifically for them, and meet many other kids sharing the same needs […]

Prince transcended music genres



Oh my, you’ve been a rollercoaster ride, 2016 — at least for fans of American pop culture. This past week, social media exploded with the news that rock n’ roll icon Prince had died at age 57. Prince was always an enigma to me, and that was before he changed his name. The man just kind of seemed a little […]

Bishop Airport takes bite out of Big Apple with nonstop service on United Airlines



GENESEE COUNTY — United Airlines will begin flying nonstop jet service to Newark Airport in New Jersey, starting on July 1, according to an announcement last week by Flint’s Bishop International Airport. Newark is one of three commercial airports serving the metropolitan New York area. As a true regional airport, this additional route from Bishop will give 3 million people […]