Community Development

In The NewsLouis Adams, 43, says Flint means family. He sees a community filled with optimism and caring for one another.

Louis Adams: What Flint means to me


Feature StoryDallis Gatlin has served as executive director of Carriage Town Ministries for the better part of a decade.
In The News“With the skills that I've learned with the CNC (manufacturing equipment), I've got three companies who are really interested and ready to hire me on the spot once I finish the program,” says Steve Terry, a student in MCC's Workforce Development Prog
Feature StoryAbout 800,000 travelers come through Bishop International Airport annually.

Bishop Airport ranks as third largest in Michigan


In The NewsLeon El-Alamin is the founder and executive director of MADE Institute. He uses his own life experiences to help clients build new lives for themselves after being released from prison.

MADE Institute: Building new beginnings after prison


Feature StoryJacquece Dent, 38, of Flint, tapes a large box full of food for a family holiday meal before it is loaded up and shipped out from the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan.

Filling boxes with food; Filling homes with comfort


Feature StoryCommunity Closet Coordinator at the Catholic Charities Center for Hope Redonna Riggs, 47, of Flint, organizes donated clothing hanging from a clothing rack.

Finding—and now giving—hope at Flint's Community Closet


In The NewsStudents at Educare Flint sing, "The Ants Go Marching" during the grand opening celebration Monday, Dec. 11, 2017.

Flint, Michigan is changing the world. Again.


In The NewsRichard Lipp created the plaster designs and Joe Katrinic, Jr., lead painting efforts to restore the Capitol Theatre in downtown Flint.
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Feature StoryFlint, MI - Tuesday, November 21, 2017: Workers put the finishing touches on the entryway of the new Educare Center in Flint.
Feature StoryFlint, MI - Tuesday, October 31, 2017: The Whaley Historic House Museum sits on Kearsley Street, along I-475, on a fraction of the land it was originally built on. Kearsley Street was home to many of the influential families of Flint including the Do
In The NewsCreme brulee is among the new offerings on Churchill's revamped menu that specializes in foods made in-house and from scratch with an appreciation for high-quality ingredients

Churchill's just got a new menu—and we're drooling


Development NewsWater sprayed on a demolition site creates a rainbow at at Clio and Pierson roads. This is one of six major commercial demolitions planned by the Genesee County Land Bank.

These 6 longtime Flint eyesores soon will be dust


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Feature StoryGoodBoy Clothing textile expert Tameka Davis, 37, of Flint, stitches tags into new shirts that are headed to the showroom at the new GoodBoy Clothing storefront in downtown Flint.
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