2018-12-13

Partnering to achieve economic vitality in Flint & Genesee


Earlier this year, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce completed its 2018-2020 Strategic Plan, which is built on the economic drivers of business, talent and place. The three-year plan serves as a roadmap that allows the Chamber and our partners to align with a shared vision and a set of goals and strategies that will improve the economic stability […]

Firebirds come up short in third period at Hamilton



HAMILTON, Ont. – The Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League were within striking distance of notching another rare win this season, but the third period caught up to them in a 4-2 loss at the Hamilton Bulldogs on Saturday. Jack Phibbs put Flint up 1-0 with the only goal of the opening frame. Hamilton drew even with the second […]

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Skaff Save and Share event helps less fortunate people for third year

FLINT — In what has become a local tradition following the Thanksgiving holiday, local charities are once again expressing their gratitude to Skaff Furniture Carpet One and hundreds of their customers. “We are just thrilled to have been included in this amazing Save and Share event,” said Mindy Prusa of Whaley Children’s Center. “Thanks to Skaff and the overwhelming community […]

Lions in no win situation

Fat Guy Corner

The Detroit Lions picked up a huge victory in Arizona on Sunday, 17-3. This was a game the Lions should lose, as the season is over for them. The fact is, with every victory the Lions mess up a higher draft pick this coming April! Am I the only one who wants to see Detroit lose the next three games? […]

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In brief

Treasury: Business taxpayers reminded about wage statement due date change LANSING — Business taxpayers are reminded about a new state law that modifies the due date for wage statements, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury (Treasury). Public Act 118 of 2018 requires that wage statements — such as W-2, W-2G, 1099-R and 1099-MISC — must be submitted on or […]

ROUNDUP

SWIM The Cavaliers fell to Bay City Western, 149-25, and Davison, 133-29, in last Friday’s season opener. Individual stats were not reported prior to press deadlines. – K.R.

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When young adult kids come home for the holidays


When I was younger and having children, I had a very specific picture in my mind of what my grown family would look and feel like during the holidays. Admittedly, my vision was very Norman Rockwell-ish, including happy faces around an overflowing table, maybe with a little more yelling. Now that my kids are young adults, we’re not that far […]