Healthy Communities

Feature StoryThis image shows the finish line of a Soap Box Derby Race at Donald R. Cronin Soap Box Derby Downs behind Southwestern Academy.

Flint Soap Box Derby races to return this summer


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 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.
Feature StoryJeanette Edwards, founder and president of the Brownell-Holmes Neighborhood Association, stands near the little library the block club built two years ago.
In The NewsVicki Johnson-Lawrence, standing at right) serves as program director of Flint ReCast, which will host its 3rd annual Resiliency and Environmental Justice Summit on March 28.
In The NewsThe logo for the Civic Park centennial celebration is unveiled during a launch party March 9, 2019 at Joy Tabernacle Church.

Civic Park launches centennial celebration


In The NewsNeighborhood Block Grants allow funding to be funneled to small, grassroots groups.
In The NewsThe Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center formed in April 2016.
In The NewsEmily Doerr will launch Flint City Bike Tours on June 1 with six bicycle tour options.

Coming soon: Flint City Bike Tours


In The NewsYo-Yo Ma excitedly joked and spoke with people throughout the day. Becky Gaskin caught this joyful wave.
In The NewsThe Recovery Arts and Music Show is 7 p.m. March 8 at the Masonic Temple, hosted by the Serenity House in Flint
In The Newshurley night

Hurley to celebrate miracles with magic at annual Benefit Ball


In The NewsUM-Flint's ice rink was named one of 10 'outstanding outdoor rinks' by Pure Michigan.

UM-Flint Ice Rink wraps up season this weekend


In The NewsTeam President Costa Papista explains the history and significance of the name and logo for Flint's new semi-pro soccer team.

Flint City Bucks to kickoff inaugural season in May


In The NewsApril Cook Hawkins

Water crisis whistleblower writes 37-day devotional guidebook


In The NewsSammi Nottingham of the Mobile Hair Care Unit gives Hurley patient Brenda Southward a trim. A grant will pay for more than 200 senior cuts.
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