MCC receives CCAMPIS grant to support student-parents

FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) is one of only four Michigan colleges recently that was awarded a four-year federal grant totaling $492,900 to increase student-parent access to childcare in order to promote postsecondary success in enrollment, persistence and graduation. The Child Care Access Means Parents in School Program (CCAMPIS) enables MCC to offer its student-parents subsidized, affordable childcare for […]


RED DIVISION FOOTBALL FIRST TEAM OFFENSECade Methner, QB, 12, MidlandTariq Reid, RB, 12, DavisonJalen Kirkland, RB, 11, LapeerMartin Money, RB, 12, MidlandCortez Jackson, RB, 12, FlintGarret Goyette, TE/OL, 12, DavisonWill Sollie, OL, 11, LapeerCameron White, OL, 11, MidlandEthan Volmering, OL, 11, MidlandAustin Roland, WR, 12, DavisonMitchell Reid, WR, 12, MidlandSpencer MacGregor, WR, 11, Mt. PleasantBrian Morris, K, 12, LapeerSECOND TEAM […]

In brief

SCORE Business Counseling GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc McFarlen Library, 515 Perry Road, will hold SCORE Business Counseling on December 12 from 3 to 6 p.m., by appointment only. SCORE is a national organization offering free business counseling to current and prospective business owners. Keith Kremer, GDL’s SCORE mentor, is available for onehour sessions between 3 and 6 p.m. […]


The Fastest, Most Powerful Production Corvette Ever Retakes Its Supercar Crown

The King is returning, stronger than ever. Chevrolet recently introduced the 2019 Corvette ZR1, a supercar that pushes Corvette’s performance legacy with the highest power, greatest track performance and most advanced technology in its production history. “I’ve never driven a Corvette like this before, and nobody else has either, because there’s never been one like this before,” said Mark Reuss, […]

Genesee Toys for Tots campaign has new coordinator

GENESEE COUNTY – The Marine Toys for Tots program in Genesee County has a new coordinator to take the reins for its 2017 season: Vicky Muckenthaler, a passionate volunteer since 2009. She is confident the generosity of residents in the county will make for another successful campaign. Sign-ups for families with children ages 15 will continue for two weeks until […]

HAP Extends Office Hours to Help Medicare Beneficiaries Meet Enrollment Deadline

Time is running out for Medicare beneficiaries to enroll, upgrade or renew their current Medicare plan.  Individuals 65 and over only have until next Thursday, Dec. 7, to sign up for a health insurance plan that starts on Jan. 1, 2018. To aid the effort, HAP is extending hours at its Flint and Southfield office locations from 8 a.m. until […]

Old Newsboys and Flint Firebirds Ugly Sweater Night Dec. 1

GENESEE COUNTY — The Flint Firebirds will be taking on the Hamilton Bulldogs Dec. 1. This evening will be Ugly Sweater Night with proceeds of the Jersey Sales and 50/50 raffle benefiting the Old Newsboys of Flint, Inc. Puck drop is at 7 p.m. Get your tickets now and support our Firebirds who are supporting the Old Newsboys. Come and […]

Lady Cavs top Grand Blanc

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 10:50 p.m. – GRAND BLANC — The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball team improved to 4-0 on the season after defeating Grand Blanc 62-47 tonight. 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

Public hearing set for DDA and other economic development zones

FLINT TWP. — Public hearings have been set at 7 p.m. Dec. 18 for a proposed establishment of a Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and two Corridor Improvement Authorities (CIA) in the Beecher Road and Bristol Road areas. The hearings will be held during the township board meeting at the Township Hall at 1490 South Dye Rd. The township board has […]

African American film series coming to Flint Institute of Arts

FLINT — Communities First, Inc. has partnered with the Flint Institute of Arts to host the third annual African American Film Series. Reception and live entertainment begins at 5:30 p.m. for each date. The series takes place once a month through February. Currently showing Dec. 14 features “The 13th”, a thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of […]