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Flint puts employment application process online
The city is the first municipality in Genesee County to join a collaborative effort to save public money by using using computers to eliminate paperwork.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Wednesday on Conversations with Jason Cooper
On Wednesday's Conversations with Jason Cooper, we'll speak with Father Angelo of the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Grand Blanc Township.
RACER Trust: Deal to sell of parcels off Buick City could be finalized 'before the end of...
Officials from Revitalizing Auto Communities Environmental Response Trust - the trust established by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court tasked with selling off former General Motors Corp. sites - confirmed on Tuesday, June 20, that deals with two companies to purchase large parcels of land for redevelopment at the abandoned GM site may be finalized at the ... (more)
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Flint schools anticipate $7.5 million less revenue next year
Board of Education President Antoinette Lockett said she is "pretty much" in favor of the Flint School District's proposed budget for next year, but she said she would consider any new information that comes up at Wednesday's meeting on June 19. Nearly $7.5 million less revenue is anticipated by the district in 2013-14, on top of a $15.8 million ... (more)
Thousands without electricity in Genesee County as storms bring gusty winds, quarter-sized hail
Residents in northern Genesee County were cleaning up Monday, June 17, after a strong storm brought high winds and quarter-sized hail to the area.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Pooches to perform at Davison Area Dog Park during Flying Aces frisbee event
Some aerial acrobatics is scheduled to take place in July during a Frisbee event at the Davison Area Dog Park .
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Flint-area stores kick off Antique Treasure Hunt with 27 destinations
An Antique Weekend treasure hunt Saturday morning, June 15, got off to a quiet start at Genevieves Antique Treasures in Burton - just one of the 27 stores participating in an event hosted by Flint & Genesee Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Person of interest in Flint double homicide arrested in Indiana
The man police called a person of interest in the April slayings of a 36-year-old woman and 22-year-old man has been arrested in Indiana on unrelated charges, according to police.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
'Save some money you government fools:' Readers react to...
"What Hardest Hit was not designed to do was fund demolition projects. But Michigan's leaders argued that if their state was ever to pull out of the decline precipitated by the housing and financial crisis, demolition was the sensible place to start," read a recent report in the Atlantic .
Prosecutor Wants to Shut Down Violence-Plagued Bar
Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton is attempting to permanently shut down The Palm Tree Lounge on the city's north side.
Attorney for fired Genesee County sheriff's lieutenant promises...
The preliminary exam for a former Genesee County Sheriff lieutenant accused of sexually assaulting a female deputy was delayed, but his attorney says the scope of the hearing will be "unheard of" once it continues.
Head Start changes affect 1,300 students, 100 employees at Beecher, Flint and Carman-Ainsworth schools
When Head Start students start classes at Beecher, Carman-Ainsworth and Flint next year, they'll be taught by Genesee Intermediate School District employees because of a change in the way the federally funded program is administered.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, festival organizers say Genesee Towers implosion should wait until after summer events
Flint Mayor Dayne Walling and summer festival coordinators say they agree with Uptown Reinvestment Corporation's decision to delay the implosion of Genesee Towers.
Genesee Intermediate School District moves to terminate Skill Center contract with Flint schools
The Genesee Intermediate School District is giving Flint schools until the end of the month to come to a new agreement on the Genesee Area Skill Center after voting Tuesday, June 11, to terminate a contract signed in 1967.
Rowe Professional Services wins contract to develop Genesee County fairgrounds site
Visitors arrive for te 2012 Warrior Dash at the Everett A. Cummings Center in Genesee Township in this Flint Journal file photo.
Genesee County prosecutor wants to shut down violence-plagued Palm Tree Lounge
Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton's office has filed a complaint in Genesee Circuit Court seeking to shut down The Palm Tree Lounge after a spate of violence that included three homicides at the north end night club.
Antique stores in Flint, tri-county region team together to host...
Whether you're looking for Abraham Lincoln memorabilia, vintage cookie jars or antique furniture and jewelry, there's a strong possibility that you'll strike gold this weekend.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Gansen, Ford re-elected to Genesee Intermediate School District board
Board President Cindy Gansen and Trustee Larry Ford will retain their positions following a June 3 vote by representatives designated from all 21 school districts in the GISD.
Live coverage: Judge could rule on Eric Mays' request for Genesee Towers injunction
A Genesee County judge could decide today whether to grant a Flint resident's request for a court order to halt the demolition of Genesee Towers.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Employment Process for City of Flint Going Paperless
The City of Flint has announced it is making its entire employment application process paperless through online submission in order to make it more efficient and streamline the means to recruit and select qualified individuals.