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Ashley MacDermaid, aka, Ash Tray, races out of the pack past opponent blockers, becoming the lead jammer for the Flint City Derby Girls. The lead jammer can also end scoring against the opposing teams jammer during a two minute round.

Meet the tough girls who roll with Flint City Derby


Sydney McCarley, aka Slim Fast; Veronica VanCleve, aka Van Cleaver; and Grace Seymore, aka Graced Lightning, (left to right) get ready for the start of a jam.
Even vandalized, this garden continues to nourish both the body and the soul.

Hope and community grow from garden vandalism


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$30,000 in prize money for small businesses, startups up for grabs


A middle school student gets a hands-on education about screen printing through YouthQuest, an after-school and summer program that recently won a $100,000 competitive grant.
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Sandra Brewer on the set of the original Broadway production of "Pippin," in 1972.

Remembering Sandra Brewer: A Kamikaze in Three Acts


GearUp Academy now is located in the Dryden Building but is looking to relocate to the Ferris Wheel Building. It launched a Patronicity campaign to help fund the move.

New alternative high school looks to expand in downtown Flint


Qua has given artists an outlet for 50 years.
Safe and Active Genesee for Everyone works to make it easier for people to live more active lives by ensuring the community is formed around the idea of making activity accessible, safe, and easy.

Some SAGE advice on how to create a healthier community


Blueberry Founder Phil Shaltz surrounded by celebrating ambassadors during the annual awards ceremony May, 19, 2017.
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