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Feature Story The Hilton Garden Inn project in Flint is renovating the former Genesee County Savings Bank Building. Built in 1920, it had sat vacant for years.

New hotel in downtown Flint symbolizes city's comeback


In The News City of Flint Neighborhood Planner Dequan Allen leads a focus group beside Civic Park residents Ernest-C Martin, 72 (left) and Arthur Port, 77, (right) on September 7 for the neighborhood planning workshop.
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In The News St. Luke NEW Life Center

St. Luke NEW Life Center hosts summer picnic


In The News A new 1-mile section of trail stretches from Chevrolet Avenue to Factory One, offering additional access to the Flint River and views of downtown Flint.
In The News The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce received a $235,000 grant to employ young people in local beautification efforts.

$235,000 grant helps employ teens to beautify Flint


In The News Kettering University is adding a new gateway to campus in addition to new and improved signage throughout campus.

Kettering University builds new 'gateway' to campus


In The News Richard Lipp created the plaster designs and Joe Katrinic, Jr., lead painting efforts to restore the Capitol Theatre in downtown Flint.
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In The News Greg Fiedler, president and CEO of the Greater Flint Arts Council, outside the GFAC gallery and offices on South Saginaw Street in Flint.

A look inside the Greater Flint Arts Council


Feature Story Flint schools head football coach Chris Wilson played in the NFL before returning to his hometown to coach.
Feature Story   There is an inherent emotional reaction to this river, an integral part of the city and of our childhoods. And, yet, it still remains unknown by so many of us—and misunderstood by much of the world.  
In The News A look at some of the art on display at Free City Art Festival.
In The News Local agencies now are recruiting to fill more than 80 paid AmeriCorps positions in the Flint area.

AmeriCorps looks to hire 80 for Flint programs


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