2017-05-25

Liquor license approved for Mo Pete’s at the mall




FLINT TWP. — An official opening date is not known for Mo Pete’s Sports Retreat at Genesee Valley Center mall, but a transferred liquor license has been approved, according to a notice to the Flint Township board from the Michigan Liquor Control Commission. Approval of the township board is not needed because it was a license transfer, said Clerk Kathy […]

No triple crown winner this year

Fat Guy Corner

The Preakness last Saturday ended all Triple Crown talk as Always Dreaming could not win the second leg of the Triple Crown. The winner was the two horse, Cloud Computing, who caught my choice, Classic Empire, in the stretch run. I have to admit I thought Classic Empire was going to be the winner after battling Always Dreaming for most […]

In brief



Christian concert coming up May 28 at Central Church FLINT TWP. — Prior to an 11 a.m. combined service, The Playlist will be in concert at 10:30 a.m., Sunday, May 28 at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd. Known for its fresh arrangements of classic favorites and current hits, The Playlist captivates audiences around the world with […]

GOLF OUTINGS



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: avandaele@mihomepaper.com. Submissions subject to […]

Bringing stories to life for the deaf



FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) Sign Language Interpreter Training Program students will bring stories to life for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and hard of hearing children this summer during the family friendly story time at Applewood: the Charles Stewart Mott Estate, May through October. “This is a great opportunity for our students to gain practical experience to compliment the lessons […]

SETTING THE PACE

CORVETTE GRAND SPORT TO PACE 101ST INDIANAPOLIS 500

The Corvette Grand Sport is the official pace car for the 2017 Indianapolis 500 and will lead drivers to the green flag on May 28 for the 101st running of the legendary race. It marks the 14th time a Corvette has served as the official pace car, starting in 1978, and the 28th time a Chevrolet has led the field, […]

At what point is it enough?



Flint City Councilman Eric Mays is possibly in trouble again after he was accused this week of pawning city property — his city owned laptop containing sensitive information. We’re all familiar with Mays, city councilman and former mayoral candidate, who can’t seem to stay out of trouble with the law. He’s the same Eric Mays who was busted a couple […]

Semi-truck crash blocks I-75



FLINT TWP. – Cars heading southbound on I-75 Friday (May 26) may have found themselves stuck in a traffic jam after a semi-truck crashed and rolled over across the southbound lanes. Southbound I-75 at Corunna Road, just north of Exit 118, in was blocked due to a semi-truck rollover. Police and emergency crews were still cleaning up and investigating the […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT —The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, presents Toolology, a tribute to Tool, June 10. Tickets are $10 in advance. Otherwise, with special guest Through Fire, will perform June 21. Tickets are $15 in advance. Tickets are available online at Paradise Express, located directly across the street from the Machine Shop […]

Carman-Ainsworth soccer loses in district opener



Wednesday, May 31, 2017 9:40 p.m. – DAVISON — The Lady Cavs were beat by Swartz Creek 9-1 in Tuesday’s district opener at Davison. Swartz Creek advances to face Davison at 6:45 p.m. today. For full high school sports coverage in your area check the Flint Twp. View – in mail boxes every Thursday and online 24/7 at mihomepaper.com