2018-08-09

D&W Roofing designated ProPlus Diamond Status



Atlas Roofing Corporation has recognized D&W Windows and Sunrooms for achieving ProPlus Diamond Status. This was awarded based on their quality workmanship and excellent customer service. D&W is the only Michigan Company, and one of seven companies nationally, to achieve the Diamond Status. “It is evident property owners realize the importance and value of selecting D&W when protecting one of […]

Peivandi named manager-director of the road commission



FLINT — The Genesee County Road Commission (GCRC) has a strategic and experienced new leader. Fred F. Peivandi, P.E., has accepted the position of Manager-Director for the Genesee County Road Commission. Originally hired by the GCRC in 1993 as a Construction Project Engineer, Peivandi has consistently illustrated excellence in his work – having now received four internal promotions during his […]

Pink Par-Tee Presents Check



(From left) Missy Smith, McLaren Foundation Development Coordinator; Chris Boyce, Regional Director Cancer Services Karmanos Cancer Network; Nancy Gignac, 2019 Pink Par-Tee Chairperson; Barb Walker, Pink Par-Tee Title Sponsor and Teresa McCulloch, Pink Par-Tee Committee Member gathered on Thursday, Aug. 2 for a check presentation following the 11th annual Pink Par-Tee golf and tennis charity event held earlier this summer. […]

In brief



August Networking Luncheon: FLUSHING — The next Flushing Chamber of Commerce networking event is a luncheon scheduled for Aug. 22 at noon. The event will be hosted at Riverview Park, Pavilion #2 on 230 S. Cherry St. in Flushing. RSVP: Susan@flushingchamber.com. — B.G. Raider Rally is Aug. 21 FLUSHING — Come out and get to know the community at the […]

Two millage renewals pass, Arts millage close call



GENESEE COUNTY — As of an hour after polls closing, the Mass Transportation Authority millage renewal appears to be likely to pass with Yes votes counted at 52,795 and No votes at 23,584. This will extend a 0.40 mills tax levy for another five years from January 1 2019 through Dec. 31, 2023 and amounts to 40 cents per $1,000 […]

Duvendeck, Cherry move on to general election



GENESEE COUNTY — Patrick Duvendeck (R-Flushing) will face John Cherry (D-Flint) for the State House of Representative seat in the 49th District, this November. Cherry, 33, received 4,869 votes in the primary election against fellow Dems LaShaya Darisaw, 946 votes, Justin Dickerson, 191, Jacky King, 1,002, Dayne Walling, 3,200, and Don Wright, 287. Duvendeck was unopposed in the primary race. […]

Health fair



Health Alliance Plan held its Summer Health and Fun Fair, Aug. 4 at the HAP building, 2050 S. Linden Rd. There were fire trucks, ambulances and police vehicles, as well as a petting zoo, games, face painting and other fun activities. Children were also able to receive vaccinations just prior to the start of the new school year. Pictured: Hunter […]