Richfield Church of the Nazarene offers free internet access for students

RICHFIELD TWP. — As students continue learning remotely, Richfield Church of the Nazarene is opening its doors to provide free Wi-Fi access for students without internet connection. Richfield is offering free high-speed internet access Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m.-8 p.m.  The church has five classrooms Wi-Fi ready for individual families. Room reservations can be made by […]

School board member accused of threatening phone call

Smith claims to be target of ‘political hit job’

DAVISON TWP. – A school board member and candidate for the Genesee County Board of Commissioners has been accused of making a threatening phone call to a political rival of a friend just two weeks prior to the Nov. 3 general election. Matthew Smith, who serves on the Davison Board of Education and is the Republican candidate for the 9th […]

Out of the Past

10 YEARS AGO Oct. 21, 2010 Since it was announced last week Dirty Paws Pet Grooming, 216 N. Main St., was starting a food drive for Outreach East amongst downtown Davison merchants, the response has been positive. More than 10 downtown businesses will take part in the food drive, which will run through Dec. 20. All proceeds will be donated […]

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RMI dedicates women’s imaging center in memory of late physician

FLINT TWP. — Regional Medical Imaging (RMI) in Flint Township is honoring the life and legacy of the late Dr. Kristin Krizmanich-Conniff, a radiologist at RMI who passed away suddenly in June. On Oct. 10, RMI held a ceremony to dedicate its women’s imaging wing as the Kristin Krizmanich- Conniff Memorial Imaging Center. Family members and colleagues gathered to remember […]

Two vie for open seat on the 7th District Circuit Court

FLINT — Two candidates are seeking the open 6-year term on the bench for the 7th District Genesee County Circuit Court to replace the retiring Judge Michael J. Theile, Nov. 3. 67th District Court Judge Herman Marable, Jr. and attorney Chris Christenson will face off in the general election for the circuit court judge’s seat. Here’s what the candidates had […]

Punkin’ paintin’

It was a warm, Sunday afternoon and the leaves in the forest embracing Bicentennial Park were showing off their vibrant autumn colors in the bright sun, as families gathered outside a pavilion and enjoyed a day of creative play. Dressed up as Pikachu, Nisha Ganguly, 7, of Grand Blanc Township, works with pink paint while little mermaid Adrianne Ouellette, 8, […]

FISH anticipates ‘unprecedented’ requests for assistance this year, seeks donations

GRAND BLANC — The holidays are only a short time away. There are only a few weeks left to prepare for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas tree with gifts. For struggling Grand Blanc families, reminders of the impending holidays trigger an increased level of stress and worry. Many have had to sacrifice a part-time job to take care of […]

GFWC — Grand Blanc speaker to share tales of hauntings at historic Flint residence

ATLAS TWP. — The Grand Blanc Women’s Club will welcome speaker Jacquie Richardson, who will discuss the hauntings at the Stockton Center in Flint. How cool is that for a Halloween month!! The Stockton Center, located on Stockton Street between West Court and West Third streets, dates back to 1872. Civil War Col. Thomas Baylis Whitmarsh Stockton build the Italianate-style […]

Five seek three seats on the Goodrich Village Council, Nov. 3

GOODRICH — Five residents will vie for three seats on the Goodrich Village Council in the Nov. 3 general election. The candidates are Melissa Schuentz, Sherry Ann Moore, Keith Walworth, Jim Moore and Edmond Simeone. Here is what they had to say about their candidacies in their own words: Melissa Schluentz, Age: 37 Education: Associates Degree in Business Management Accomplishments: […]