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August 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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News

They’ve Got Their Eyes Set On You:

Watch Logo and Support All Over City

BURTON — “I cannot tell you how excited I am about this Neighborhood Watch thing,” said Burton Police Chief Tom Osterholzer. More...

Wells announces resignation from council

BURTON – City Councilman Danny Wells announced Aug. 19, two weeks after his primary election loss to Jamie Curtis for the Genesee County Board of Commissioners, he is stepping down from his Burton council seat. More...

APPLEGATE CHEVROLET –

BUILDING TRUST SINCE 1928

Applegate Chevrolet is synonymous with Flint and their riff on the familiar 1970’s Chevy jingle in praise of “baseball, hotdogs, Applegate and Chevrolet” comes quickly to mind whenever the dealership is mentioned. More...

Sports

New Summer Tuneup hot ticket for golf teams

LAPEER – The merger of Lapeer East and Lapeer West high schools has had a dramatic effect on one of the first athletic competitions of the 2014-15 school year. More...

Lapeer Lightning tennis begins tradition

LAPEER — Now that the Lapeer Lightning athletic squads have had the summer to go from two separate programs to a single cohesive unit, the boys’ varsity tennis team hosted the new tradition with style with a quad meet yesterday. More...

HealthPlus Crim Festival of Races weekend race details

FLINT — The HealthPlus Crim Festival of Races held a press conference yesterday to detail the weekend’s race details and to honor its special guests. More...

Number of police increasing with continued hiring

BURTON — If all goes as expected, the city expects to swear in three new police officers on Sept. 8 at City Hall. They are expected to be sworn in at 1 p.m. that day, which will also be their first day of work as employees of the city. More...

City moves a step closer to dog ordinance

BURTON — TheCity Council unanimously voted Monday night to pass a motion in step one of a vicious dog ordinance. More...

Sports Update

Golf event coming up

   Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, 11:59 a.m. —GENESEE COUNTY — On Sept. 20 the 24th Annual Bendle High School Charlie Russian Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing will take place at the Jewel of Grand Blanc.  Details: 810-591-2152. Full Story


News Briefs

In brief

Duck Races at the IMA BURTON — The First Annual First Tee Duck Race will be held Aug. 22, at IMA Brookwood Golf & Banquet Center. More...

Living

OTTOmatic Pride: Pioneer of Vehicle City Unveiled

FLINT — The Back to the Bricks organizers unveiled their sixth statue in their series of bronze auto pioneers this past Sat. Aug. 16 at noon on the corner of Court and Saginaw St. Otto P. More...

FSPA offers music and dance classes

FLINT — Enrollment is now underway for Flint School of Performing Arts private lessons, classes, orchestras, band, choir, dance and early childhood programs. More...

In brief

Shelter of Flint to Host Crim Pasta Party FLINT — Part of the annual Crim Festival of Races, Shelter of Flint returns with The Crim Pasta Party on Aug. 22. More...

Business

Courtland Center: Oh, the possibilities

BURTON — The details are being kept under wraps, but one thing is for sure -- Courtland Center is under new ownership and mall employees are hoping major changes occur for area shoppers, friends, and community visitors as a result. More...

More kids than ever to benefit from YouthQuest afterschool program

FLINT – YouthQuest, a comprehensive, free afterschool program of the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, will be offered in all Flint Community Schools starting this fall. More...

In brief

Financial Plus donates check to local Food Bank More...

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