The Whiting presents ‘Dirty Dancing’

Flint – Christopher Tierney and Rachel Boone will star as Johnny Castle and Frances “Baby” Houseman in “Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage,” at The Whiting. Curtain is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, and Wednesday, Nov. 16. “The company that we have assembled for our North American tour is beautiful and truthful,” says Eleanor Bergstein, screenwriter of […]


Ford continues its relentless pace of innovation and performance, helping customers get better mileage out of each gallon of gas in the 2017 Ford F-150. Thanks to the all-new 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine mated to the first volume-production 10-speed automatic transmission, EPA-estimated city, highway and combined fuel economy increase 1 mpg, with the combined rating for 2017 F-150 4×4 up […]

View Newspaper Group gets High Octane award from Back to Bricks organizers

DAVISON — View Newspaper Group was recently awarded the High Octane Award from the organizers of Back to the Bricks. “Our ‘High Octane’ award is our equivalent to an Emmy or Oscar,” said Back to the Bricks founder Al Hatch. “Typically, we give out five or six of these awards to sponsors and committee members who have distinguished themselves by […]

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Advanced Physical Therapy

GRAND BLANC — In 1991, two women set out to form one of the first independently operated outpatient physical therapy rehabilitation agencies in Genesee County. At that time, when a patient needed physical or occupational therapy, they had to go to their local hospital, which wasn’t always convenient. The vision was to provide the highest quality physical and occupational therapy […]

TSA Pre-Check event coming to Bishop Airport

FLINT TWP. — After hosting a well-received TSA PreCheck (Pre®) enrollment period back in April, Bishop International Airport has been invited to hold a second one by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA), according to a press release. The Pre® enrollment center event will be held at the airport for a week beginning on Monday, October 31, 206 through Friday, […]

In brief

Crayola donates to GISD Center GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) would like to thank Crayola, LLC for the generous donation of 28,800 boxes of 24 count crayons and 6,240 boxes of 8 count markers to our Center for Countywide Programs that serve children in Flint. Through Crayola’s donation, Early Childhood Programs, including Head Start, will have […]

Land of the free — home of the brave

Up until this last election season, I would’ve been the last person to say that it could happen here…that an American candidate for the highest office of the land would turn on their own people. Lucky me, I am among the latest of the damned, being both a journalist and a woman. Having to witness a candidate routinely describing proposed […]

Dr. Hanna-Attisha honored at Signature Chefs Auction March of Dimes benefit

FLINT — The 2016 Signature Chefs Auction on October 12th honored Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha for her outstanding commitment, dedication and leadership. Dr. Mona is known globally for educating the world about the elevated lead levels in the Flint water supply and the impact on children. Today, Dr. Hanna-Attisha serves as the Director, Pediatric Public Health Initiative, Hurley Children’s Hospital and […]

GM donates truck to Habitat for Humanity

FLINT — General Motors has donated a 2016 Silverado 2500 HD to the Genesee County Habitat for Humanity for use in their projects to build homes in Genesee County communities. Jim Scrimger, plant manager of GM Flint North American Tooling Center (UAW Local 659), presented the keys to Genesee County Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Margaret Kato at an event […]