2018-03-01

Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools support Regional Literacy Initiative



FLINT TWP. — Public school superintendents from six eastern Michigan counties are working collaboratively to strengthen literacy skills of their elementary students, according to a press release. Schools around the United States celebrate “March is Reading Month.” In Region 5, superintendents are saying that every month is reading month and are pressing forward with a literacy initiative. “Superintendents from Genesee, […]

2018-03-01 E-Edition

National Let’s Laugh Day a worthwhile holiday



This month, on March 19, National Let’s Laugh Day will be observed. In honor of this day, I am making a funny photo my niece, Rocsi, and I took together my cellphone screensaver for the month. We took the photo last year at an event for autistic children and their families in Oakland County because of my nephew, her brother […]

Five candidates seek Genesee County Circuit Court judgeships




FLINT – Two vacancies on the Genesee County Circuit Court, are being sought by five local lawyers. Chris Christenson, Glenn Cotton, Tabitha Marsh, Richard McNally and Brian Pickell have announced nominating petition efforts to get on the August primary ballot. Each candidate was asked to respond to two questions – what do you feel are your strongest qualifications to be […]

ADDY WINNERS



ADDY WINNERS – Silver Medal Award Winners at the 41st Annual American Advertising Federation AAF Addy Awards Ceremony at Northbank Center, Feb. 23. Pictured from left to right is newest inductee Jim Baade, Stephanie K. Confer, Chris McDonald, John Tracy, Tom Reynolds, Laurie Prochazka, Lueida Grady, Karl Olmsted and Dave Perry.

In brief



Genesee County to Celebrate International Women’s Day FLINT – The Flint Area Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, in collaboration with the International Center of Greater Flint, will host a community event celebrating International Women’s Day, from 5 – 7 p.m. March 7, at Factory One, 303 W Water St, in downtown Flint. International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8 has […]

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature Andy Warhol



FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of screen prints and photographs by Andy Warhol. These works were gifted to Mott Community College by the Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the Warhol Photographic Legacy Program. Screen prints and selected photographs will be in the […]