Community Development

Feature StoryLinn Aikins stands at the entrance to Dougherty Park, which she has made her mission to cleanup.

One woman's fight to save Flint's hidden park


In The NewsIsla Hayes with UM-Flint ECDC teachers Jen Cozart (left) and Jessica Matusz during Double Dare Live at the Fox Theatre in Detroit.

A world class education, right here in Flint


In The NewsEvening descends on diners as the main course is served.

A look back at Flint's first Dinner Under the Lights


In The NewsYinka Shonibare CBE, “Magic Ladder Kid VI,” detail, 2018, Fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, wooden ladder, hardback books, globe, buckram cloth and steel baseplate, 113.18” x 58.26” x 31.49”.  © Copyright Yinka Shonibare CBE, 20
In The NewsT-Pain will perform at 8 p.m. July 20 during Kettering's Centennial Fest. The show is free, but tickets are required.
In The NewsClaressa Shields will launch her community project with a free summer camp for Flint kids.

Sign up for Claressa Shields summer camp set for May 25


In The NewsMott Community College students Elexis Burton of Davison, Julian York of Flushing, and Jovan Brown of Mount Morris won top honors for their film, "The Sybil Atwood Awards."

Mott Community College students take top honors for 2 films


Feature StoryThe horseshoe shape is a key identifying characteristic of the Civic Park neighborhood.
Feature StoryThe sign is on the building and Woodside Church expects to open in new location in June 2019.
In The NewsClaressa Shields (center) introduces Jasmine Burrell to Pastor Robert McCathern at Joy Tabernacle Church. Burrell will lead the Clarissa Shields Community Project.
In The NewsA view from above Max Brandon Park, a 107-acre urban forest in Flint, in fall 2018.
In The NewsBrandon Corder is bringing the first ever major standalone event to Brush Park over Memorial Day weekend.
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