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Flint’s Rich History [VIDEO]

With all of the negativity surrounding Flint these days, we tend to forget what a great city this used to be.  With the high crime rate and the situation with Flint's state-appointed emergency financial manager, it's easy to lose sight of where we've been.

I stumbled across a great video of Downtown Flint.  It was filmed from 1969 to 1970.  Take a stroll down memory lane after the jump!

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Genesee County to Pay Flint $1 Million for River Water as Backup Source

Genesee County will pay the city of Flint approximately $1 million a year to use Flint River water as a backup water source. The county needs to have a backup source of water in case of emergency, such as a major pipeline break, power outage or contamination. The water would be treated, just like the water that the city currently gets from Detroit.

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Are You Ready to Pay to Park in Flint?

Let's face it, the city of Flint needs to raise some money. If you want to park your vehicle on or close to Saginaw Street, it'll cost you a dollar an hour. The new parking meters will be a little different that the ones we've seen before. The kiosks will be solar powered and will take coins and credit cards. It is expected that all the parking kiosks will be operational in about 30 days.

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Cool Cities Art Auction Tomorrow Night in Flint

Six different locations in downtown Flint will display art objects that you can enjoy and possibly take home with you. It's the ninth annual Cool City Art Auction, which raises money for a half dozen local art organizations. Tickets to the event are $25 in advance, $30 at the door, which entitles you to admission, food, drinks and entertainment at each venue. Hours of the event are from 5-10 pm.

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get your run on!
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New Year’s Resolution Races Saturday at Flint YMCA

The New Year's Resolution 8k run and 5k walk will take place on Saturday, December 31st at 2:00 pm at the downtown Flint YMCA at 411 East 3rd Street. If your goal is to be fit and active in 2012, why not start a little early? 8k (kilometers) is just under 5 miles, 5k is just over 3 miles, both distances are very doable even if you haven't been training.

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Flickr - Explore The Bruce
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Flint Holiday Festival – Unleash The Magic

The invitation is out for you and the family to come downtown and enjoy the 3rd Annual Flint Holiday Festival! It's Tuesday, November 29th from 5pm-8:30pm, and the evening of music, lights, parades, floats, carriage rides, and reindeer is all free! Get a free picture with Santa and parking is free too!

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Flint Jazz Festival Celebrates 30th Year With ‘Jazz Walk’

"Jazz Walk" happens tomorrow evening to help celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Flint Jazz Festival! "Jazz Walk" is a new program that is scheduled to happen monthly in downtown Flint. It is scheduled from 5-11pm tomorrow night with talented local jazz musicians playing the clubs downtown. Following is a list of the establishments taking part and some of the talented musicians who are part of it:

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Mayor Dayne Walling Talks About Occupy Flint Demonstration

Mayor Dayne Walling stopped by the studio this morning for another round of battle of the sexes. Before we started, we decided to talk a little business and he mentioned the Occupy Flint demonstration that is supposed to take place tomorrow. Roughly 300 people are expected to show up at noon in front of Bank of America in downtown Flint to speak out about the government. Walling says he supports the movement:

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Flickr - Laughing Squid
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3rd Annual Zombie Walk Saturday In Flint

It is an unsightly spectacle. Zombies walking the streets of downtown Flint. It happens for the third year this Saturday from 1-4pm, in conjunction with World Zombie Day. The walk this year is raising funds for the Michigan School for the deaf. Admission is a $10 donation, but you can pay what you can afford to be a part of the fun!

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Thousands Of Motorcyclists Gather for Bikes on the Bricks
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Bikes On The Bricks Thunders Into Flint Sept 23 – 25

One of the area's fastest growing events rumbles into downtown Flint on the weekend of September 23rd-25th. Bikes on the Bricks will mark 5 years and attracts thousands to the Flint area for motorcycle shows, music, contests, vendor displays and for the opportunity to ride with lots of friends.

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Flint Festival of Quilts Starts Tomorrow

If you're looking for another art event to attend, make sure to check out the Flint Festival of Quilts which starts tomorrow and goes until Saturday. There are 11 venues in and around downtown Flint and the Cultural Center, with each location featuring its own theme. The festival starts every day at 9am and goes until 5pm.

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