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  1. Fire destroys Burton businessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    As she and two other employees worked on closing down Happy's Pizza on East Bristol Road around 1 a.m. Sunday morning, Victoria Mask smelled something out of the ordinary. " something electrical, like fire, from it burning and then probably about five or six minutes after I smelled the fire somebody ran in and said you have to get out the building, it's on fire," she said, standing on the north side of Bristol Road and looking at laundromat and dry cleaners a few doors down that caught fire.

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  2. Hundreds gather in downtown for Flint Pride in the AlleyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Flint Pride Planning Committee Member Tom Moore said by 4 p.m. nearly 600 people had come through the event. While there were live performances in the alley, Moore said there were dozens of vendors set up inside the Rutherford parking ramp.

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  3. Familiar Flint faces star in Justin Timberlake parody videoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A number of well-known Flint faces appear in a video highlighting all the things the city has to offer. Congressman Dan Kildee, Flint Mayor Karen Weaver, Little Miss Flint Amariyanna Copeny, Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha and many other appeared in the video parody of Justin Timberlake's "Can't Stop the Feeling."

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  4. 'Stop the Silence' basketball tourney brings police, kids togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The Michigan State Police, the Flint Police Department and the University of Michigan-Flint Department of Public Safety hosted the "Stop the Silence" basketball tournament on Saturday, June 25 in the Flat Lot in downtown Flint. The cost of the event to participants was just their word that they would speak up if they witnessed a crime.

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  5. Thousands celebrate Flint's Applewood Estate's 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Applewood Estate, the historic family home of Charles Stewart Mott built in 1916, is celebrating its centennial this year. As part of the festivities, the Ruth Mott Foundation held a free community birthday party to mark the occasion that included apple cake made from apples in the namesake orchard.

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  6. Flint man wins $124,211 in Michigan Lottery Fantasy 5Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A Genesee County man's dreams came true when he checked his Michigan Lottery numbers and saw he had won half of a $248,422 Fantasy 5 jackpot. Joe Taylor, 54 of Flint, checked the numbers right after he woke up from a nap, and thought he was still dreaming.

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  7. Flint police officers take time to play basketball with neighborhood kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    Two Flint police officers took a little time off their beat to play street ball with some kids on the city's south side. Officers Kevin Smith and Randy Matteson were patrolling the 900 block of Vermilya Avenue when they spotted the kids playing basketball in the street.

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  8. Flint Firebirds trade Detroit Red Wings prospect Vili SaarijarviRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    The Firebirds will get Sudbury's second round pick in the 2017 OHL Priority Selection, Mississauga's fifth round pick in the 2019 OHL Priority Selection and a conditional second round pick from Mississauga in the 2023 OHL Priority Selection for Saarijarvi. He was one of the Firebirds top players all season and helped Finland win the World Junior Championship gold medal.

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  9. Officials warn residents to check ID before letting water officials in homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    Water crisis teams will be out canvassing Flint homes this weekend and officials are asking residents to check identification before letting people in. Genesee County Health Department and United Way of Genesee County staff help distribute water filters to Flint residents on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at the University of Michigan-Flint's Recreation Center in Flint, Mich.

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  10. Feeding America applauds Food Bank for Flint water crisis effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    Representatives from Feeding America toured the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan on June 24 to see the agency's operations in the midst of Flint's water crisis. William Kerr, president of the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan along with Phil Knight, executive director of the Food Bank Council of Michigan walked throughout the facility with Feed America's President Matt Knott today.

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  11. Engineering firm says Flint ignored its advice on water switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    An engineering firm that helped the city prepare for using the Flint River as its water source says officials ignored its advice for making the water less corrosive -- something that could have prevented the Flint water crisis.

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  12. Flint-area home care worker one of 9 people recognized by White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    A Flint-area woman was named a Champion of Change for the Living Wage by the White House - and she's just one of nine in the nation to receive the title. Barbara Carr has worked as a home care worker in the Flint area for about 15 years, according to her profile on the White House Champions of Change website.

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  13. Flint GM workers raise more than $19K for Food Bank of Eastern MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    And now more than ever, Flint families are in need of healthy food -- one of the few things that doctors say is proven to combat the effects of lead poisoning -- as the community recovers from the swater crisis. That, and a 13-year partnership with the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan is what drove General Motors Flint employees to present the non-profit with a $19,076 check at the Flint Assembly plant on Van Slyke Road Frida, June 24. "This is such an example where working folks come together without being asked to do something for those people in need, and it's a wonderful day," said Bill Kerr, president of the Food Bank.

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  14. Flint's senior basketball stars shine in Mott's 2016 Bruin Club Classic gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    Nearly 1,500 people showed up for the 24th annual Mott Bruin Club Classic on Thursday evening at Mott Community College. The top Flint area girls seniors kicked off the all-star basketball showcase at 5:30 p.m. then the boys played at 7:30 p.m. Northwestern's Derik Johnson coached the Gold Team to a 76-69 victory against the Black Team in the girls game.

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  15. Flint officials to meet with contractors about "high" bids to replace pipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    Mayor Karen Weaver's office issued a statement on Thursday saying her team is setting up meetings next week to talk with the potential contractors. Contractors listen city officials at a mandatory pre-bidding meeting on Wednesday, June 8 to address questions and concerns regarding replacing water lines in Flint.

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  16. Players in 'Stop the Silence' basketball tourney can get ride fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    A Mass Transportation Authority bus will pick up kids at the Haskell Center, 2201 Forest Hill Ave., at 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 25 and take them to the Flat Lot for the tournament, according to a statement from the Flint Police Department. The Michigan State Police, the Flint Police Department and the University of Michigan-Flint Department of Public Safety will host the one-day, 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the Flat Lot in downtown Flint.

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  17. CDC says Flint kids' blood lead levels dropped after city stopped using riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | MLive.com

    Young children's blood lead levels rose after the city started using the Flint River as its drinking water source and returned to typical levels after use of the river ended, the Centers for Disease Controls says.

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  18. First-ever driverless vehicle test rolls down Michigan interstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    Four semi-trailers that rolled along Interstate 69 Thursday afternoon in Lapeer and St. Clair counties may help lead Michigan into a new industry for the state and help soldiers at home and abroad. The vehicles were part of a first-ever test by the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center, or TARDEC, along state roadways of the technology in collaboration with the Michigan Department of Transportation.

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  19. Shelter of Flint receives $10,000 donation to enhance existing meal planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | MLive.com

    The Shelter of Flint has received a gift of $10,000 gift from Water for Flint that will help to enhance the existing meal program. Shelter of Flint announced the donation from Water for Flint on Thursday, June 23, according to a news release from the Shelter of Flint.

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  20. Volunteers headed door-to-door for water filter delivery in FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | MLive.com

    Teams will be traveling door-to-door in Flint neighborhoods this weekend to try and make sure all city water customers have received a filter for their faucets at home. Volunteers from the area, state, and nonprofit organizations are expected to visit more than 2,300 homes between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, June 25, to check not confirmed to have received a filter are given one.

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