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July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Blotter

Police Blotter

Gas station armed robbery suspect sought More...

Business

Salsa that will kick your chips

GRAND BLANC — If the integrity of the United States Marine Corps is any indication, David Smith couldn’t make anything less than the best salsa around—and fans claim he did when he created Jarhead Salsa. More...

Publicom welcomes Szecsodi as media director

EAST LANSING — Publicom Inc., a full-service marketing communications firm, has named Lindsay Szecsodi as media director. More...

In brief

Davison Farmers Market’s “Taste of the Market Day” DAVISON TWP. — Davison Farmers Market, 8110 East Court St., will have a “Taste of the Market” day, on Aug. 8, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. More...

Living

Local girls take national dance honors

GRAND BLANC — “I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what is too deep to find for words,” said Ruth St. More...

McFarlen to host educaton documentary “Heal our Schools”

GRAND BLANC — The Genesee District Library will host a free, one-time screening of the documentary “Heal Our Schools” Aug. 3 at the Grand Blanc-McFarlen branch at 6 p.m. More...

In brief

100 Women club to meet More...

Auto View

Dodge doubles down on Hellcats for 2016

Dodge will soon be opening the dealer order banks for 2016 model year Dodge Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcats, streamlining the process and significantly increasing production to ensure that the fastest, most powerful muscle cars ever continue to m More...

Atlas Twp. looking for construction board members

ATLAS TWP. — Multiple items filled the agenda for the Atlas Township Board of Trustee’s last week, including compliance with a requirement from the State of Michigan to create a Construction Board of Appeals. More...

‘Good Times in Goodrich’ fun for all this weekend

GOODRICH — A slew of fun things to do and good things to eat will be on the schedule Aug. 1 as the Good Times in Goodrich (GTIG) festival gets underway — mainly in the Goodrich Commons park, 10325 Erie St. More...

Sports Update

Basketball camp at Genesee Christian

Greater Flint Baseball League players wanted

   Friday, July 24, 1:15 P.M., 2015 — BURTON — From July 27-30 Genesee Christian will host a basketball camp for girls entering fourth-eighth grade and boys entering third-sixth grade for $45. Full Story


News Briefs

In brief

League of women’s voters issues August voter guide More...

News

Mott Foundation grants help several organizations aid local children

“This represents a real win-win-win for teens, businesses and the community.”

FLINT — Efforts to help area children and teens succeed in, and beyond, the classroom have received an important boost, thanks to nearly $4 million in funding from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. More...

Children’s Garden Preschool, Latchkey celebrates 30 years

GRAND BLANC — Established in 1984 as part of Grand Blanc Community Schools, Children’s Garden Preschool & Latchkey has been an integral part of the Grand Blanc community for over three decades with its award-winning, high quality Pres More...

Viewpoint

Times like these make me happy to be in local media

The VIEW from here

Most news people aspire to one day make it to the big time — New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Chicago. Covering big stories about important national and international events, that’s what most kids come up through college thinking. More...

Writer misunderstands rates

Recently, a letter from Grand Blanc Township resident George Russian was published in The View citing statements about the sewer rates for residents on well water in Grand Blanc Township, and alleging these rates are improper. More...

Writer’s frustration with system understood

I can understand Mr. Russian’s frustration, this township board does not know how to run a Township, the sad part is that the leadership, (Mrs. Hoffman) should have been voted out a long time ago, the board members are not much better. More...

Sports

Summer school

Grand Blanc’s Hornik coached by Mannings, college quarterbacks

THIBODAUX, LA. – The heat was sweltering, but Grand Blanc’s Matthew Hornik was too busy being awed by the company of Peyton and Eli Manning, along with college coaches at the annual Manning Passing Academy. More...

Grand Blanc’s Troyer wins Adams Tour title

EAST LANSING – Noah Troyer had a career week in golf last week. More...

Davison Country Club and Athletic Club isn’t just golf

Dad loves to golf, mom enjoys Yoga and Zumba, the kids love sports, and the infant needs a sitter. The costs can really add up for family in today’s economy. More...

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