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Feature StoryFlint, MI - Tuesday, January 30, 2018: A view of the sweeping press box overlooking the ice at the Dort Federal Event Center.

Multimillion dollar investment restores Flint event center


Feature StoryFlint, MI - Tuesday, January 30, 2018: Center for the Flint Firebirds, Ty Dellandrea, 17, set a new event record for the Sherwin-Williams CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, with two goals within 20 seconds by a single player.

This Flint Firebird is playing world-class hockey


In The NewsA look at one of the 11 buildings being built as part of the $16.9 million Clark Commons, mixed-use development.
In The NewsClaudnyse Holloman is the new director of the Weiss Child Advocacy Center.

Meet Claudnyse Holloman: Flint's advocate for children


In The NewsBecause of the popularity of last year's first Adventures in Winterland, the event is returning this year on Feb. 10, 2018
In The NewsPorcha Clemons, 27, offers free dance classes for Flint children aged 5 to 19 two days a week.

Stepping up to offer free dance classes to Flint youth


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 StoryFlint, MI - Tuesday, November 21, 2017: Workers put the finishing touches on the entryway of the new Educare Center in Flint.
Feature StoryFlint, MI - Friday, November 10, 2017: Student coordinators for the SAE/GM AutoDrive Competition Alex Rath, 22 (left) and Shobit Sharma, 26, survey the new Chevrolet Bolt provided to the university for the competition in the garage at Kettering Unive
In The News“All aboard,” calls Larry Coleman, conductor at Huckleberry Railroad, to usher guests to their seats for the 40-minute trip from Crossroads Village along the shore of Mott Lake and down the historic Pere Marquette railbed.

Huckleberry Railroad through the eyes of a conductor


Feature StoryFull-time employee Nicole Zepp assembles a Stormy Kromer vest.  Zepp says she has personally utilized almost every program offered at St. Luke's including New Paths, food pantry, employment prep, and the literacy program.
In The NewsNadia Alamah describes herself as a writer, wanderer and wearer of many hats. She gives artists a stage, creates opportunities for collaboration, and provides spaces for inspiration. 

Nadia Alamah: Putting Flint arts in the spotlight


Feature StoryFlint schools head football coach Chris Wilson played in the NFL before returning to his hometown to coach.
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