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Lapeer County Sheriff's Deputies arrest three men in connection...
The Lapeer County Sheriff's Department said they have arrested three men in connection to recent home invasions and larcenies in the county.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
More than 40 police officers possible in Burton by end of 2014 as city eyes other issues
Approximately 42 police officers could be patrolling the streets and subdivisions of the county's second largest city if plans go ahead to finance six additional personnel during the 2014 budget year.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Burton approves ordinance changes to fall in line with state cross...
City Council members have approved falling in line with the state's drinking water act to cut down on cross connections of piping of non-potable water into the public drinking water supply system.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
More than 8,000 wreaths laid to honor veterans at Great Lakes National Cemetery
Before settling in with their families in a few weeks to celebrate the holiday season, thousands of people gathered to honor fallen soldiers buried in Genesee County.
Michigan State Troopers stuff the 'Blue Goose' for Toys for Tots
The Marine Crop Reserves' Toys for Tots campaign has been extedning the joy of Christmas to families in need since 1947.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Snowy forecast forces rescheduling of Burton Christmas parade
Wintry weather set to move into Genesee County this weekend has forced a planned Saturday, Dec. 14, Burton holiday-themed event to reschedule.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Undercover investigations lead to prostitution busts in Fenton, Flint
"She graduated from Clio High School. A former cheerleader, the all-American girl, got into some drugs after school but just recently had fallen on some hard economic times," adds Pickell.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Michigan State Police launch Stuff the Blue Goose campaign in Burton to help Toys for Tots
The Toys for Tots campaign has been helping families in need since 1947, and now the Michigan State Police want to step up to help the charity.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Burton to spend $211,000 over next three years for water tower painting, maintenance
More than $211,000 worth of painting and general maintenance is set to take place on the city's water tower over the next three years as part of a larger plan to renovate Burton's water system.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Genesee County WIC clinic waiting room receives a facelift
The Genesee County WIC clinic waiting room has received a makeover to give families a more inviting and comfortable environment.
Lansing State Journal
Engagement: Brandon Kacel & Danielle Mossoian
Danielle and Brandon are both graduates of Central Michigan University. Danielle is a kindergarten teacher at Weston Elementary in Burton, MI and Brandon is employed at D&S Contractors in Berkley, MI.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Shipping out: Mt. Morris wrestlers and My Heart Supports the Troops box up holiday cheer for troops
Cheryl Molloseau, center, thanks wrestlers for their help. Molloseau, who started the My Heart Supports the Troops organization, said this is the 11th year the group has shipped out Christmas packages.
Resource Genesee names two winners of 2013 Sybyl M. Atwood award
Dr. Nita Kulkarni and Jon Manse were each awarded the sixth annual Sybyl M. Atwood award for community service at Resource Genesee's holiday luncheon Thursday, Dec. 5 .
Burton man accused of sexual assault and indecent exposure
A 24-year-old Burton man has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct and aggravated indecent exposure following a Saturday, Nov. 30, incident at an East Parkwood Street home.
State Rep. Charles Smiley hosts Affordable Care Act enrollment event
Smiley, D-Burton, will host the event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, at Bendle High School, located at 2283 E. Scottwood Ave. The event will allow an opportunity for residents to ask questions related to the Affordable Care Act.
Genesee County commissioners back off proposal to privatize work at Animal Control
But now it's not at all certain that the Board of Commissioners will even solicit proposals for the work -- let alone entrust it to a contractor.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Two recipients to receive sixth annual Sybyl M. Atwood award Thursday in Burton
Two winners of the sixth annual Sybyl M. Atwood award for extraordinary community service efforts will be announced at Resource Genesee's annual holiday luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at the Holy Redeemer Family Life Center, 1227 Bristol Road in Burton.
Man hospitalized after being ejected from vehicle in Stockbridge, police say
A 55-year-old man was seriously injured when he was involved in a single-vehicle accident and ejected from his vehicle, police say.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Burton Police Department holding boot drive to provide footwear for school-aged children in community
Sgt. John Owens said the department has already raised more than $2,500 in donations - including $300 from police officers, as well as Burton Meijer and Walmart stores in the community offering help, that's allowed them to also purchase coats and hats.
MDOT Invites Flint and Burton Residents to I-69 Design Open House
The Michigan Department of Transportation invites the public to attend an informational meeting regarding upcoming construction on I-69 from I-475 to M-15 in the cities of Flint and Burton.