2018-03-15

Planning Commissions approves site plans for expansion and new development




FLINT TWP. — For folks who enjoy shopping at Aldi grocery store, there is good news and sort of bad news. The good news is that store is planning a 3,300 square-foot expansion to the existing store at 4270 Corunna Road. The not so good news is that probably starting in April, the popular store will be closed for about […]

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 […]

I-69 reconstruction underway until November



FLINT TWP. — Road work was scheduled to March 12, to reconstruct two miles of the I-69 freeway from Ballenger Highway to Fenton Road, according to a press announcement from the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). MDOT is investing $34 million in a project that includes reconstruction of the roadway and work on existing bridges and ramps. Westbound I-69 will […]

Firebirds rally, can’t seal victory





FLINT – After climbing out of a two-goal deficit, the Flint Firebirds were able to even things up, but couldn’t finish it off in a 4-3 loss to the London Knights on Saturday at the Dort Federal Event Center. Things started off on the right foot for Flint, as Maurizio Colella gave the Firebirds a 1-0 lead just :29 into […]

In brief



Airport director to speak at WFBA meeting today FLINT TWP. — Craig Williams, director of Bishop International Airport, will be the guest speaker at the West Flint Business Association meeting from noon to 1:15 p.m. on March 15 at the Golden Corral restaurant, 4200 Miller Road. Williams will talk about the departure of Southwest Airlines and the importance of traveling […]

Fat Guy lock: Villanova

Fat Guy Corner

The clocks were moved forward over the weekend and basketball has moved forward to the NCAA Tournament, also known as March Madness. It’s the greatest three weeks of sports, in my opinion, where we have the underdogs of smaller schools trying to knock off the college giants of basketball. When the tournament starts, who will suffer the first buzzer beater? […]

When tech is not so friendly



Technology is created to make our lives easier, right? Computers, cell phones, the Internet, Siri, Alexa, OnStar – all that good stuff – it is supposed to help us in our lives. I’m not always one to quickly embrace technology, but once I get a hold of it and learn to use it, I become a slave to it just […]

SHAKEDOWN!

Dodge//SRT Shakes Things Up with Old- School Muscle and Modern Styling

Dodge//SRT answers enthusiast demand with a wide variety of models, trims, engines, packages and some of the most recognizable high-impact and heritage hues designed to flaunt the legendary Dodge performance attitude. For the latest in customization on Challenger R/T Shaker, R/T Plus Shaker and 392 HEMI Scat Pack Shaker models, the allnew Shakedown Package is added to the vast array […]

The annual Flint Camper & RV Show is March 15-18



FLINT —The time is right to purchase a new RV and a great place to do so is at the Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC) 41st Annual Flint Camper & RV Show, March 15-18. The show will be at Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, 3501 Lapeer Road, located south of I-69 at the Center Road exit. […]

2018-03-15 E-Edition