2018-06-07

Martin Funeral, Cremation & Tribute Services to Host a FREE Planning Event



MT. MORRIS — Martin Funeral, Cremation & Tribute Services will be hosting a FREE Lunch Event on June 20, in the Reception Center of Martin Funeral, Cremation & Tribute Services, 1194 E. Mt. Morris Rd. Our event will explain the critical benefits of advance funeral planning followed by informal questions and answers. This program will provide an overview on the […]

Cavs’ golf season comes to a close




MIDLAND – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ golf team placed 19th with a 481 at last Thursday’s Div. 1 golf regional, held at Currie Municipal Golf Course in Midland. Lapeer won the regional title with a 327 and was followed by Traverse City West in second with 328 and Grand Blanc in third with a 331, defeating Midland Dow in a fifth-person […]

Flint Women’s Forum and Back to the Bricks announce project to display Rosie the Riveter statue at Bishop Airport



FLINT TWP. — A fundraising campaign is underway to produce a statue of Rosie the Riveter, the iconic symbol of working women during World War II, to be displayed at Bishop Airport alongside two other automotive legends. The drive to raise about $60,000 was announced last week at a press conference by the Flint Women’s Forum (FWF) which has partnered […]

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 […]

In brief



Time running out to claim Tuition Incentive Program benefits LANSING — Time is running out for eligible individuals who graduated in 2014 with a high school diploma or equivalent to claim their Tuition Incentive Program benefits, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury. The grant program—known as TIP —encourages eligible Medicaid recipients to complete high school by providing college tuition […]

OFF-ROAD WARRIOR

Upgraded F-150 Raptor Raises Bar Again In Ultimate Off-Road Performance With Smarter Shocks, New Trail Control

Ford is making its iconic F-150 Raptor – the ultimate highperformance off-road pickup – even better with upgraded technology including class-exclusive, electronically controlled FOX shocks, new Trail Control and all-new Recaro sport seats. The upgrades are focused on key components that have made F-150 Raptor the benchmark in off-road trucks for an even tougher, smarter, more capable trail runner. “Raptor’s […]

America the divided



I n his last public speech, American Revolutionary Patrick Henry said, “United we stand, divided we fall. Let us not split into factions which must destroy that union upon which our existence hangs.” But sadly, it seems our nation has forgotten the truth of being united and daily we attack fellow citizens for holding beliefs which, while perhaps not aligned […]

2018-06-07 E-Edition

McLaren holds demonstration of MAKO robots



Dr. Seann Willson, an orthopedic surgeon from OrthoMichigan, demonstrates the new MAKO robotic system at McLaren Flint. The advanced technology assists surgeons like Willson in performing knee and hip replacements, customizing a surgical plan specific to patients’ anatomy and diagnosis. McLaren Flint, the only hospital in the area to offer the technology, hosted the demonstration last week with help from […]

GHS welcomes Dr. Wendy Ringo as new Health Center Executive Director



FLINT — Genesee Health System (GHS) has named Wendy Ringo, MD, MPH as Genesee Community Health Center’s (GCHC) new Executive Director. Ringo will also serve as Vice President of Medical Operations at GHS. “We are thrilled to have Dr. Ringo lead Genesee Community Health Center’s efforts to improve health and health equity in Genesee County,” said Dr. Sara Pendleton, GCHC […]