2020-08-13

Michigan’s Community Colleges ready to offer quality online classes for students

LANSING — Michigan’s 28 community colleges are encouraging students to take advantage of the availability of high-quality online courses, as health concerns still loom due to the COVID-19 pandemic. When Michigan entered into quarantine in March, community colleges, along with their K-12 and university partners, made the move to provide remote learning for as many classes as possible. As the […]

Hagerman Foundation grants $1 million to Sloan Museum of Discovery

New early childhood gallery will be named Hagerman Street in honor of this gift

FLINT — Sloan Museum of Discovery received $400,000 from the Hagerman Foundation this week, bringing the foundation’s total contribution to $1 million. The fundraising goal for the reimagined history and science museum is $27.5 million. The museum hopes to close out the campaign soon, with $1.8 million left to raise. Sloan Museum of Discovery is slated to open in early […]

MDHHS continues Flint mobile food pantries during August

Department and Food Bank to take extra precautions due to COVID-19

LANSING — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) will continue to provide nutritious food by the truckload to Flint residents throughout August. MDHHS has provided the Flint mobile food pantries since February 2016 in partnership with the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint. Since the outbreak of COVID- 19 in Michigan, food pantry distributors are taking […]

MDARD advises consumers about unsolicited packages containing seeds

LANSING — The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) continues to receive multiple reports of consumers receiving unsolicited packages of seeds in the mail that appear to be sent from China and other countries. MDARD is currently working with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to investigate the situation. The USDA believes these packages may be the […]

Livestock available despite cancelled auction

GENESEE COUNTY — With the Genesee County Fair not having its Youth Livestock Auction this year, there are youth in the community who have invested time and money to raise animals this year. They need your help. Please Contact Courtney Loik at 810- 656-0223 to arrange purchase of these quality animals from our youth. Appointments with processors have already been […]

A ‘spectacular’ PGA event, a look at NHL finals, college football in question

Fat Guy Corner

The PGA Championship on Sunday turned out to be a spectacular watch. The fact that at one time seven golfers were tied for the lead at -10 under par is something you just don’t see on the PGA on Sunday. The first major of the year went to youngster Collin Morikawa. It was also Collin Morikawa’s first-ever major championship. The […]

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15 Estate Sale

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20 Garage Sales

Burton Disabled American Veterans community yard sale. DAV chapter 3, 4270 E. Bristol Rd, corner of Howe Rd. Aug. 20th-22nd. 9am-5pm Thursday & Friday. Aug. 23rd 9am-2pm Saturday. All kinds of great stuff for sale! Have items for sale? $10.00 for a table for all 3 days. 810- 742-9221 or 810- 938-5622 Estate Sale Furniture, bedroom sets, coffee tables, dishes, […]

145 Motorcycles

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