Patrick Hayes

Patrick Hayes is the editor of Flintside. He has worked in journalism and communications for more than 15 years and has previously written for ESPN.com, Lifehacker, Sierra Magazine, Next City, MLive, the Detroit Free Press, and other publications. He also teaches at Mott Community College. Follow him on Twitter (@patrick_hayes) and Instagram (@patrickhayes13). He and his two children live on Flint’s eastside.

In The News Carlos Conner (left) and Jason Trice of Bedrock Apparel.

Photo Gallery: Halloween 2020 in Flint


In The News Organizers of a #walkthevote parade in Flint in front of City Hall on November 1.

“Don’t let anyone tell you your vote doesn’t count”


In The News A rendering of a redeveloped Georgia Manor Apartments.

Vacant Carriage Town apartment complex to get new life


In The News Jada Wilburn showing off some of the lip gloss she created.

Meet Jada, Flint’s 5-year-old lip gloss entrepreneur


In The News Megan Heyza (left) of the Flint Porch Project.
In The News A new community lab was opened at the Flint Development Center in October.

New Flint lab aimed at rebuilding community trust in water


In The News New Crim Fitness Foundation CEO Lauren Holaly-Zembo moved into the role on September 1.

“We want to be a model for the rest of the nation”


In The News Students at GVRC are continuing to receive arts programming virtually through Youth Arts: Unlocked.
Feature Story Kyle Kuzma working with young basketball players during his 2019 camp at Powers Catholic High School.
In The News A Flint Police Officer's story inspired Ann-Marie Blaney to raise money to provide basketballs to Flint kids.
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