Ashley Schafer

Ashley Schafer is a reporter for Flintside. A lifelong Flint resident, she attended Mott Community College to study history and creative writing. She's married Bobby Schafer, aka Bob Cat. They have two children, Scarlet and Violet, and live on Flint's eastside. She can be reached at aschafer@flintside.com.

In The NewsA newly commissioned sculpture in the Mott-Warsh Collection honors 20 "Fearless Women of Flint."
In The NewsT-Pain will perform at 8 p.m. July 20 during Kettering's Centennial Fest. The show is free, but tickets are required.
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In The NewsMott Community College students Elexis Burton of Davison, Julian York of Flushing, and Jovan Brown of Mount Morris won top honors for their film, "The Sybil Atwood Awards."

Mott Community College students take top honors for 2 films


In The NewsMuseum-goers look at the platypus exhibit at The Robot Zoo in the Sloan Museum at Courtland Center.

Sloan Museum opens Robot Zoo exhibit at Courtland Center


In The NewsAbout 800,000 travelers come through Bishop International Airport annually.

Additional daily flight to Chicago added at Bishop Airport


In The NewsMichigan Humanities announced Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha's book "What the Eyes Don't See" is this year's Great Michigan Read
In The NewsBoxers shadow box in the ring at Berston Field House in Flint.

Ruth Mott Foundation awards $2 million to north Flint programs


In The NewsLongway Park

200 trees to be planted in Flint's Longway Park


In The NewsCharles Boike
In The NewsA student learns welding at the Genesee Intermediate School District.

Career fair focusing on construction trades today at GISD


In The Newsbuckham alley lights

Dinner under the Lights coming to Flint's Buckham Alley


In The NewsApplewood is open for the 2017 season 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays from May 4 through October 29. Parking, admission, and activities are always free.
In The NewsMott Community College's 2019 Culinary Knowledge Bowl team (left to right): Chef Mark Handy, Martina LaNoue, Jennifer Stock, Kinleigh Jaehnig, Jessalyn Taylor, Dawn Neusbaum, and Lata VonBrockdorff.

Mott culinary students take honors in Knowledge Bowl


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