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July events at the library FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township-McCarty Library will present Bee-utiful Music at 2 p.m. on July 28. Get the buzz on bees and other bugs while singing songs and creating beautiful buggy art to take home. This program for ages 4-7 is led by an educator from the Sloan Museum. • The Genesee Valley Center […]

McLaren welcomes cardiologist to medical staff

FLINT — Arshad Javed, MD, cardiologist, has joined the medical staff at McLaren Flint. Javed is seeing patients at Heart and Vascular Institute of Michigan, 2340 Stonebridge Drive, Building H in Flint and 1075 Suncrest Dr., Suite C in Lapeer. Javed completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals in Detroit. He also completed his residency […]

Vacant Holland Drive building to get new life as restaurant/tavern

SWARTZ CREEK — The Swartz Creek City Council is recommending the state Liquor Control Commission grant the city’s final liquor license to the new owners of the building formerly known as the Trecha Building in downtown Swartz Creek. Dawn and Eric Jamison, owners of The Smoothie Shop in Carriage Plaza, purchased the cinderblock building at 5015 Holland Drive last year. […]