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The Amani Program "Children in Harmony" aims to build a lifetime of gender equity and empathy through music and emotional intelligence.

Using music to teach life lessons


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Westside Diner stays fresh by remaining vintage


Denise Diller and Craig Leavitt pose outside Crossover Ministries current building at Grand Traverse and Court streets.
Flint schools head football coach Chris Wilson played in the NFL before returning to his hometown to coach.
Justin Wetenhall discovered and fell in love with Flint as a student. He moved to the city a month ago and calls his Grand Traverse Neighborhood home The Ivy.

Why I chose Flint: A 24-year-old's perspective


A look at some of the art on display at Free City Art Festival.
The 2017 class of Diplomat Fellows pose with CEO Phil Hagerman.
 Food insecurity is a pervasive issue across the United States—one that has become an even more critical need in Flint in the wake of the water crisis. 
Local agencies now are recruiting to fill more than 80 paid AmeriCorps positions in the Flint area.

AmeriCorps looks to hire 80 for Flint programs


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Flint Community Schools athletic director Jamie Foster shows off the look of the new unified Flint sports teams—which will be called the Jaguars.

Flint schools sports teams are now the Jaguars


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Like, totally rad 80s retro party motoring into Flint


Paints, Chalices & Hues is a quickly expanding Flint-based painting party business started by Tamika Hicks because she didn't want to travel to have fun.

Wine plus paint: A palette pleasing party business blooms in Flint


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