2016-08-11

Honey Festival makes a buzz



Editor’s note: View Newspaper Group was proud to be the exclusive media sponsor of the Michigan Honey Fest for the second consecutive year. FRANKENMUTH — Thousands of bee lovers headed to Frankenmuth Saturday, Aug. 6 for the fifth annual Michigan Honey Festival. Held in the Harvey Kern Pavilion, the event was a great way for bee keepers, aspiring bee keepers […]

DNR, Michigan Tree Farm System host program to help fund transportation for forest field trips



LAPEER COUNTY — “Nature Deficit Disorder” describes how children are disconnected from nature because they spend most of their time inside with smartphones, television and computers instead of playing outside with their friends, classmates and families. Author Richard Louv popularized the term in his 2005 book, “Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder.” This is […]

MCC receives grant from Kellogg Foundation



FLINT — Mott Community College’s (MCC) Workforce Development Division will expand training and educational opportunities to ensure youth aged 16-24 have access to education that leads to immediate and long-term employment opportunities, including employment in both relief and rebuilding efforts related to the water and lead crisis in the city. The expansion of work and career education pathways is being […]

OUTDOOR CALENDAR



Aug. 13 Bowling Pin Shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club, 1213 N. Lake George Rd. Members: 2 runs for $5, non-members 2 runs for $10. Sign-up starts at 9:15 a.m. ends at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 17 Cowboy Shoot at Lapeer County Sportsmen’s Club, 1213 N. Lake George Rd. Practice Shoot 5:30 p.m.-dark Aug. 19 Meeting and shoot for the Lapeer […]

In brief



Pink Palooza Pre-Party GRAND BLANC – Hurley Medical Center & Financial Plus Credit Union will sponsor Pink Night Palooza Pre-Party, Aug. 11 from 5-9 p.m. at Brick Street Bar & Grill, 1223 E Grand Blanc Rd. Tickets $25 (at the door or at www.pinknightpalooza.com) Walk-ins welcome! Funds raised benefit Hurley’s Breast Navigation program. The program helps to provide support and […]

2017 CADILLAC ATS AND CTS KEY REFINEMENTS:

Appearance, Technology and Streamlined Trim Levels

Cadillac’s ATS and CTS product lines receive key refinements for 2017, including new, more streamlined trim levels that further emphasize the cars’ class-leading driving dynamics. Renamed for consistency across the Cadillac showroom, the new trim levels for Cadillac ATS sedans and coupes – ATS, Luxury, Premium Luxury and Premium Performance – and Cadillac CTS sedans – CTS, Luxury, Premium Luxury, […]

Free family fun during the cruise



During the ROLLING CRUISE First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc 6106 S Saginaw Rd., invites local families to bring a chair and enjoy watching the Back to the Bricks rolling cruise from our lawn along Saginaw Street! Wednesday and Aug. 17-18 join them for fun family activities and games with prizes, including mini car races, as well as convenient parking, […]

2016-08-11 E-Edition

HAP Shows Support for growing ‘Ride to Groceries’ service in Genesee County



GENESEE COUNTY — This week, the Mass Transportation Authority will be expanding the “Ride to Groceries” service throughout Genesee County with the addition of nine specially equipped propane vehicles. The vehicles’ specialty wraps, which were purchased by Health Alliance Plan (HAP), are on the propane vehicles that will be assigned to Your Ride service centers to transport passengers in various […]

Tee off at Golf Classic to help C-A students



GENESEE COUNTY — Carman Cougars Charities Corp. (CCCC) third annual Golf Classic will be held Friday August 19 at The Jewel of Grand Blanc course, 5270 Perry Rd, Grand Blanc. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a 10 a.m. shotgun start, CCCC is a nonprofit organized in 2014 by alumni of the former Carman High School to improve the educational […]


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