Neither choice is good for president

Any supporter of either presidential candidate, frankly, needs to be ashamed of their selves, in my opinion… And let the bashing begin. Honestly I find it hard to believe people still believe there are only two choices out there still. Frankly a lot of this is taken straight from his website in the hopes there are more of you who […]


July 29 Meeting and shoot for the Lapeer Chapter of The Well Armed Woman at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club. At the rifle range. Details: Mallory Sly, 810-706-0432 or missmallory35@gmail.com Aug. 6 Cowboy Shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club, 1213 N. Lake George Rd. Wild Bunch Shoot 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Aug. 7 Cowboy Shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club, 1213 N. […]

The sweeter side of organic

Visit with organic bee keepers at Aug. 6 Michigan Honey Fest

Red Headed Honey was originally founded in Willow Creek, Calif. in 2005 after Niki Backes started the company because of her passion for working with honeybees. Soon after, the demand for the honey she was producing, as well as her skincare line, grew. While working in Costa Rica, Backes met the now CEO of the company, Jeff Dayton. He understood […]

No spoiler alerts, please

The 2016 Rio Olympics begin on Wednesday, Aug. 3. NBC touts this as the “most live Olympics ever” since the time difference is just one hour. That’s fantastic for all sports fans who had to place tape over the bottom of their TVs (yes, I did!) in past Olympic years or leave the room to avoid the Spoiler Alerts. The […]

Enrollment Open House at MCC Aug. 6!

FLINT — To help students complete the necessary steps toward enrollment, Mott Community College (MCC) is hosting an Enrollment Open House on Aug. 6, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Flint Campus. The Open House gives current and prospective students an opportunity to complete enrollment processes for the fall semester which begins Sept. 6. “Our goal is to […]


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In brief

AT&T presents $25,000 to The Disability Network FLINT —AT&T will present a $25,000 contribution to the Disability Network in support of the organization’s new STEM M.A.D.E project – an effort to train and empower local youths with disabilities to pursue professional opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. AT&T executives will join Disability Network staff on the Powers High School […]

Annual Saginaw Bay Waterfowl Festival returns to Bay City State Recreation Area Aug. 6-7

BAY CITY — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Frank N. Anderson Foundation will host the 21st annual Saginaw Bay Waterfowl Festival Aug. 6-7 at the Saginaw Bay Visitor Center at Bay City State Recreation Area, 3582 State Park Drive, in Bay City. Activities run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 4 […]


Flint Township Treasurer

Name: Marsha Binelli Age: 56 Hometown: Flushing Mi. Lives in Flint Township Family: Son Victor Binelli; Grandson Gabriel Binelli Occupation: Flint Township Treasurer, Director of Sewer & Water Department Political experience: Flint Township Deputy Supervisor, 2006-2008 Flint Township Treasurer, 2012 to present Education: Central Michigan University; MiCPT Michigan Certified Professional Treasurer Tell voters in less than 200 words what you […]


Developed with all the technologies and dynamic driving attributes of the 2016 Cruze sedan, the 2017 Cruze Hatchback adds a functional and sporty choice for customers. The Cruze Hatch has the same, class-leading 106.3-inch (2,700 mm) wheelbase as sedan models, but features a unique roof and rear-end structure – including wraparound taillamps and an integrated spoiler at the top of […]