FBI: Flint no Longer Most Violent City, but Still Among Leaders in Crime
Baby steps. New FBI Crime statistics no longer list Flint as the Most Violent City in America. But we're still among the league leaders.
American Red Cross Mobilizing Aid for East Coast Storm Victims
With superstorm Sandy bearing down on the eastern seaboard of the United States the American Red Cross is mobilizing volunteers and supplies to send to affected areas.
Detroit Tigers Swept, San Fransisco Giants World Champions
The Detroit Tigers finally saw some life from their offense. Miguel Cabrera gave Detroit their first lead of the 2012 World Series with a two-run opposite field homer in the 3rd.
Home Depot’s “Mission Transition” Career Workshop for Veterans Tomorrow
Home Depot presents a career workshop for military veterans on Saturday, October 27th at Home Depot stores across America. This is not a job fair, but an event to help returning veterans transition from service to the workforce.
Flint Fall Leaf Pickup Starts Sunday
Fall leaf pickup begins this Sunday in the City of Flint, although city officials are encouraging residents to bag their leaves whenever possible.
Brush and Floss With Bacon! Really.
Bacon makes everything better, so when you're brushing away plaque and fighting cavities you can get the delicious flavor of bacon!
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Saturday in Downtown Flint
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer will take place Saturday, October 27th in downtown Flint starting at 10 a.m. Walkers will meet at the Flat Lot at Saginaw and Kearsley Streets.
Order Your Poinsettias, Wreaths to Help Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Flint
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Greater Flint has teamed up with Wojo's Greenhouse of Ortonville to offer a Winter Holiday Fundraiser. All proceeds will benefit the Big Brothers/Big Sisters mentoring services provided to children and families of Genesee County.
Trick-Or-Treat Hours Set for Flint-Area Communities
One week from today is Halloween (Wednesday, October 31) and most Genseee County communities have already set Trick-Or-Treat hours for their areas.
October is Spinach Lovers Month
October is many things, but for spinach lovers it is the month to celebrate the power of this green, leafy vegetable that goes great in salads, sandwiches and many other dishes.
Free Family Fun Day Happens Sunday at Kearsley Park
Flint's Kearsley Park will be the site of a free Family Fun Day on Sunday, October 28th from 2-4 p.m.
Gas Prices Keep Falling in Flint
Driving around the Flint area today, I noticed the price of gasoline has fallen below $3.30 in many places. The lowest price I personally witnessed was $3.27.