Pink Night Palooza to help women in need

Editor’s Note: View Newspaper Group is proud to be a Pretty in Pink Media Sponsor of the Pink Night Palooza event. The following provides information about Pink Night Palooza and how the event can make a big difference in the lives of women with breast cancer. FLINT — Marsha Schmit, who has helped hundreds of patients with breast cancer, has […]

Quick-starting C-A dominates Powers, 41-7

FLINT — Freshman quarterback Dustin Fletcher passed for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth last Friday, as Carman-Ainsworth’s varsity football team jumped out to a quick lead en route to a 41-7 romp past visiting Flint Powers Catholic. Fletcher had a hand in four Carman- Ainsworth scores and Byron Gates rushed for the other two six-pointers as the Cavaliers […]

In brief

Get your Pig Roast Tickets FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Senior Center’s 5th annual Pig Roast is planned for noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the center, 2071 S. Graham Road. Tickets are $10 per person in advance and includes one raffle ticket for a Chinese auction. Only 100 tickets will be sold and they sell […]


Golf Outings is provided by View Newspaper Group to give area service clubs, charitable organizations, non-profits, sports booster clubs and other civic and community organizations an opportunity to publicize their golf outings. If your group or club is hosting a golf outing to raise funds for a charitable or community cause, email your outing information to: bpope@mihomepaper.com. Submissions subject to […]

District Library to present The Accidentals in concert

GENESEE COUNTY — Genesee District Library will present The Accidentals in concert on September 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the Grand Blanc- McFarlen branch. “The Accidentals describe their music as ‘alternative acoustic indie folkish rock with a twist,’” said Eileen Button, Community Relations Assistant for the Genesee District Library. “We just describe them as crazy good fun.” Savannah Buist, Katie […]

31 bucks entered at Davison youth pole

DAVISON – It was a warm weekend for hunting with the temperatures hovering around 80 by afternoon, but 31 deer were entered into the annual Youth Buck pole as part of the yearly Liberty Hunt that allows youth and disabled hunters to hunt white tailed deer. The Flint River Chapter of Safari Club International is the main sponsor of the […]

Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup starts Saturday

GENESEE COUNTY — It’s that time again: a chill is in the air, leaves are beginning to turn, and crews are getting ready for the year’s last Adopt-AHighway pickup along state roadways. Participants in the popular Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) program will be picking up litter along highway roadsides from Saturday, Sept. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 2. “We’d like […]


All-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Named Top Safety Pick+

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica has earned a rating of Top Safety Pick+ for 2016 from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The achievement marks yet another minivan milestone for FCA US LLC, which pioneered the segment more than 30 years ago. “Having sold more than 14 million minivans since inventing the segment in 1983, we know what’s important to […]

Rocky’s Great Outdoors turns 45

FLUSHING — Rocky’s Great Outdoors is celebrating 45 years in business. What started as a motorcycle accessory business in 1971 has expanded over the years. Today, Rocky’s, owned by Paul “Rocky” Roll, has merchandise selections that motorcyclists enjoy and also offers snowmobile accessories, snow apparel and boots. They also have a large selection of tents, kayaks, canoes, camping and fishing […]

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