Economic Development

In The NewsFerris Wheel

Michigan's 'Clean Slate' initiative looks to Flint for support


In The News100 years after being founded, this original building remains the main academic building at Kettering University.
Feature StoryRaquel Thueme

Raquel Thueme's vision for the Ruth Mott Foundation: A Flintside Q&A


In The NewsThe INSPIRE Leadership Series kicks off more than 20 training opportunities and workshops planned by the Flint & Genesee Chamber over the next six months.

More than 20 business training opportunities coming up in Flint


In The NewsUM-Flint's ice rink was named one of 10 'outstanding outdoor rinks' by Pure Michigan.
In The NewsOutgoing Metro Community president Ravi Yalamanchi (left) poses with board chair Rachelle Kippe and new MCD CEO Brian Glowiak.

Metro Community Development in Flint names new CEO


In The NewsThe first show at the new Buckham Gallery is called, "Chapter 2: The Premiere Exhibit."

A look inside the new Buckham Gallery


In The NewsThrough a new pilot program, international students from UM-Flint are hosting five dialogues with students at Pierce Elementary School in Flint.

Flint named 'Gateway to Growth' community to increase immigration


Feature StoryThe $16.5 million Coolidge Park Apartments project will dramatically change the Ballenger Highway corridor.

Flint starts 2019 with $200 million in ongoing development


Feature StoryKeysa Smith is owner of Spectacular Spudz in the Flint Farmers' Market.

Spectacular Spudz nabs Business of the Year award


In The NewsEbonie Gipson brings together 75 small businesses for Small Business Saturday though her firm, I'm Building Something Consulting.
In The NewsFlint Candle Co. is one of 40 vendors that will be showcased during the 12th Annual Holiday Craft Market 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Flint Masonic Temple
In The NewsHusband-wife team Spencer Ruegsegger and Kristy Bearse are planning to open an arcade bar inside the newly renovated Capitol Theatre in 2019.

New arcade bar set to open in downtown Flint in 2019


In The NewsThe former Perry Drug store is undergoing a $1.4 million renovation.
In The NewsA TeenQuest student participates in a mock interview as part of the job preparedness program operated by the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce.
Feature StoryShift and Floradora opened in May in the corner space of the Capitol Theatre.

Downtown Flint seeing dramatic increase in retail businesses


In The NewsMike Walsh of Burton begins to paddle down the Flint River at Kayak Flint.

Here's why kayaking will return to the Flint River


In The NewsAlex and Natalie Kadie own Eight Ten Nail Bar in downtown Flint.

Eight Ten: Tough as nails and investing in Flint


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