Spring Home and Garden Show

The Spring Home and Garden Show, held at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center last Saturday and Sunday, attracted dozens of vendors and hundreds of guests. Here, Mary Eaton, of Burton, registers for a chance to win a gas card from Vinyl Sash as vendor Mike Bloss looks on.

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Crim Fitness Foundation Introduces CrimFit Business FLINT — The Crim Fitness Foundation is pleased to announce a new program, CrimFit Business, with the goal of providing businesses with practical tools to support employees, clients and families in leading healthier lifestyles—and help make the community healthier by supporting the Crim’s work with adults and children throughout Flint and Genesee County. CrimFit […]

One mile walk/run scheduled for April 28

FLUSHING — The former Run Like a Wildebeest race at Flushing County Park will take on a new name this year, but it will still benefit a great cause. The race, which began as a benefit in the memory of Greg Flint, in March 2011, will become the Donation Nation Race when it returns on April 28. This race takes […]

MCC Fine Arts Gallery will feature alumnus

FLINT – The Mott Community College (MCC) Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by former MCC Art and Design student Rebecca (Miller) Casement titled Sojourns. Her exhibition will be in the gallery through April 24. In addition, Casement will give a public presentation about her work on Thursday, April […]

Earth Day Celebration at MCC to feature live animals and free trees

FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) will host this year’s Earth Day Celebration on April 14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Regional Technology Center on the College’s man campus in Flint. The event is free and open to the public. Due to multiple community events on April 14, it is recommended to use Court Street when traveling to campus. […]

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Fundraiser for Little Lamb’s Compassionate Ministry Center FLINT TWP. — CROP 4 Little Lamb’s, a scrapbooking event to raise funds for needy children, will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on April 28, at West Flint Church of the Nazarene, 2254 South Dye Road. The cost is $30 per person if paid by April 16 and $35 after […]

Firebirds draft 15, including Flushing native

FLINT – The Flint Firebirds bolstered their roster for the future during Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection, taking 15 young prospects. Flint had a handful of high picks, including the No. 2 overall pick, which they used to select forward Evan Vierling. “We’re extremely excited and couldn’t be happier with how the draft ended up for our club,” said […]


GIRLS’ LACROSSE The Davison/Carman- Ainsworth co-op lost to Swartz Creek 17-4 on Tuesday night. Junior Emily Moriartey scored three goals, and freshman Gabby Collick netted the Lady Cardinals’ other goal. Autumn Larsen controlled the draw for the Lady Cardinals with six draw controls, placing many to Moriartey. “For the girls first-ever game playing together, it was definitely a learning experience,” […]


Despite the unwelcome intrusion of snow during the past week, the annual display of blue pinwheels sprouted in front of the Health Alliance Plan (HAP) building at Corunna and Linden Road is a show of support for April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The pinwheels symbolize happy childhoods and blue is a feature of Paint Our Town Blue, a […]

Chevrolet Introduces Bold 2019 Camaro

Chevrolet has introduced a reinvigorated 2019 Camaro lineup with distinctive designs, new available technologies and the first-ever Turbo 1LE. “Lauded since its introduction for its balance of driving fun, refinement and value, the restyled 2019 Camaro reaches even higher with more of the design, technology and choices that customers want,” said Steve Majoros, Chevrolet marketing director for Cars and Crossovers. […]