iHop on Miller Road is now open

FLINT TWP. — Mixed but mostly favorable reviews are coming in on social media for the long-awaited iHop restaurant at 3227 Miller Road, which opened last week. Giving a one of five stars rating, one reviewer said: “Came the first day… my husband was served cold biscuits and gravy. We didn’t see our server to ask to warm them up… […]



Experts at Cars.com have named the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica the “Best Minivan of 2016” in its “Ultimate Minivan Challenge.” The test took a “Champions versus Challenger” approach in which the newest minivan on the market went head-to-head with the top two finishers in Cars.com’s 2015 “Ultimate Minivan Challenge.” “The Chrysler Pacifica out-styles, out-drives and just plain out-wows the rest […]

Creative Foam set to expand, add jobs

MUNDY TWP. — Creative Foam Corp., a supplier of engineered solutions for the automotive, medical and composites markets, will invest $6.8 million to expand its Mundy Township facility where it will add 45 new jobs, according to a press release. The company will also add 65 positions at its Fenton location, as part of its overall investment in Genesee County, […]

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McLaren welcomes navigator for oncology FLINT – Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Flint welcomes patient navigator Kari Wanless, RN. In this role, she serves as a resource for all cancer patients and is an integral part of the Comprehensive Breast Program. “I look forward to being a source of support and a helpful resource for those diagnosed with breast cancer,” […]

Grow your wardrobe and your brand

Anyone who knew my grandpa (former County Press editor Jim Fitzgerald) knew he was a wise man. He was a talented editor and columnist and a pretty well-liked guy. But the more I think about some of the things he said to me over the years, the more I realize he was also a brand expert. Long a slave to […]

Attorney to address ‘3 big lies about Medicaid eligibility’

FLINT — Attorney Michael E. Thomas has a passion for helping people navigate through obtaining Medicaid eligibility for long-term nursing home benefits. Toward that end, Thomas will head up a seminar on how people can obtain Medicaid benefits while keeping their property, their assets and the wealth they worked their entire lives to build. Although many have lost everything because […]

Sloan Museum presents interactive programs on nocturnal animals

The Sloan Museum will present three interactive programs exploring “life after dark” in the animal kingdom beginning in November as part of their Explore series. First, at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, “Night Creatures” will offer children and adults a chance to encounter nocturnal animals up close. A representative from the Organization for Bat Conservation will be present to with […]

Welcome to Enchanted Forest

The second annual Enchanted Forest event was held at For-Mar Preserve and Arboretum, located at 2142 N. Genesee Rd. in Burton, on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 6-8 p.m. Many attendees of the event came out in costume. Cindy Cheek showed up as a pirate, with Logan Payton as Rupunzel, Kane Payton as Flynn Rider and Nicole Payton as Mother Gothel. […]

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Christmas concert tickets now on sale FLINT TWP. — Tickets are now on sale for the Celebrate Christmas Tour with Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey, a concert presented at 7 p.m. on December 8 at the Central Church of the Nazarene.1261 W. Bristol Road. Grant is a four-time Grammy nominee and five-time Dove Award-winning Female Vocalist of the Year. She […]