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Welcome BACK with MCC and Beat X Beers

Flint Township View 16 Sep 2021
FLINTMott Community College (MCC) will take over Brush Park in downtown Flint for the WELCOME BACK event of the year in collaboration with Beats X Beers Sept ... Other event sponsors include Health Alliance Plus, GST Michigan Works!, the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, and ...
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Superheroes gear up for race in Flint to help raise funds for abused children

Michigan Live 16 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI — Superheroes are planning to hit the streets this weekend for an annual 5K race and 1K fun run in downtown Flint in an effort to raise funds for abused and neglected children of Genesee County ... Dort Highway, in Flint ... Fiesta Mexicana in Flint area brings community together with Mexican culture.
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MCC seeks new trustee to fill vacancy left by Norwood

Flint Township View 16 Sep 2021
FLINTMott Community College (MCC) is seeking a new trustee to replace Matthew Norwood, who will resign from the Board of Trustees effective Oct ... He is the founder and former chairperson of the Flint Cultural Center’s Young Professional Council, and was Vice Chair of The Foundation for Mott Community College.
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Clogged toilets, missing soap dispensers at Michigan school due to ‘devious lick’ TikTok trend

Michigan Live 16 Sep 2021
TikTok Communications posted a statement on Twitter and showed that it is directing all searches for “devious licks” to their “Community Guidelines” page. “We expect our community to create responsibly - online and IRL,” TikTok wrote ... Two Flint schools hosting Back to School COVID-19 education clinic.
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Lyons names Matt Barr, former principal at the district, as its new superintendent

Finger Lakes Times 16 Sep 2021
Barr left Lyons in June 2018 to become principal for Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES Technical and Career Center in Flint. “I am excited about returning to a caring and passionate community,” said Barr on Wednesday ... “Familiarity with the staff, students, and community helped me as I considered returning to the district.
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Letter from the Editor: Dig into Local Eats, and you’ll get a hearty helping of community, too

Michigan Live 16 Sep 2021
The story she ended up telling was about historical hot fudge, a family’s deep Muskegon roots and a love of community ... They’ve been having a lot of fun with it, and also being able to pay homage to the community as well.” ... Stay for the amazing stories about people and resilience and community.
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Flint’s Mark Farner coming to Capitol Theatre in 2022

Michigan Live 15 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI — The former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner is set to perform in Flint next year. The Flint native is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m ... in downtown Flint ... Coolidge Park Pop-Up Market in Flint with local vendors and produce opens this week ... Fiesta Mexicana in Flint area brings community together with Mexican culture.
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Mott Community College seeking to fill vacancy after trustee announces resignation

Michigan Live 15 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI -- Mott Community College is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the school’s Board of Trustees after a member recently announced his resignation ... He works in Flint as an attorney specializing in criminal defense and diver’s license restoration, according to his bio on the MCC website.
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United Way Drive-Thru Food Drive a success

Emporia Gazette 15 Sep 2021
The United Way of the Flint Hills held its second annual Drive-Thru Food Drive Tuesday as the community came out in droves to support the agency’s 2021 campaign kick-off ... “Some of our community partners have had a lot of expenses relating to cleaning products lately so we are trying to supplement their cleaning needs.
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Coolidge Park Pop-Up Market in Flint with local vendors and produce opens this week

Michigan Live 14 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI - Communities First, Inc ... The red-brick building was closed by the school district in 2011, and officials said then that its roof and heating system needed attention and Flint Community Schools no longer needed the capacity of Coolidge, which was built in 1928 and added to in 1951 and 1970.
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Dover Library to host program on flint knapping

Times Reporter 14 Sep 2021
Walnut St., will host the program “The Ancient Art of Flint Knapping” with amateur archeologist Larry Wonderley at 6 p.m ... 23 in the Community Room ... explains how the Native Americans crafted flint into arrowheads.
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Theft of cooling equipment temporarily closes popular Flint Mexican restaurant

Michigan Live 14 Sep 2021
FLINT, MI -- La Azteca Restaurant in Flint has temporarily closed after cooling equipment on the roof of the business was stolen over the weekend ... Flint Eats hosting launch party for app that connects residents with healthy food. Fiesta Mexicana in Flint area brings community together with Mexican culture.
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A group formed to add a voice to dialogue about Saginaw’s $52M stimulus. They’re ready for the conversation.

Michigan Live 14 Sep 2021
All three received training in community organizing ... While she cut her teeth in community organizing involving the Flint water crisis, she made headlines in Saginaw in June 2020 when she served as a coordinator for one of the city’s largest protest in recent memory ... community.”.
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Flint Eats hosting launch party for app that connects residents with healthy food

Michigan Live 13 Sep 2021
Confirmed vendors for the event include Hamilton Community Health Network, Hasselbring Senior Center, Healthier Black Elders, City of Flint Police Department, Genesee Health System’s bus and Oak Street Health. Sponsors for the event include Flint Innovative Solutions, Keep Genesee Beautiful and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.
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