Q and A

Feature Story Wearing a prominent "Queer" shirt, Mason Gallo is all smiles inside Queens' Provisions in downtown Flint on May 4, 2024.

Giving back to Flint's LGBTQ+ community with Mason Gallo


Feature Story Pageant winner, poet, painter, and queer creative artist AshleyCae Lee poses dignified at the Flint Public Library on March 26, 2024.

To be unashamed and unapologetic with poet AshleyCae Lee


Feature Story Flint native and magician Quinton Robinson discusses the history of magic, the opportunities from the profession, rising above hecklers, and discovering the magic within oneself.

The real magical world of Quinton Robinson


Feature Story Brelia Renee and Furillostar of BFF show their growth and evolution on Feb. 25, 2024, weeks before their scheduled performance at SXSW.

From Flint to Atlanta: On the road to SXSW with BFF


Feature Story Flint native Dr. Quani Burnett is the founder and CEO of Soft Rows, a “culturally-inclusive, high-performing hair care on a mission to prioritize, not tokenize, texture-rich hair.”
In The News Flint-based author Connor Coyne conjures up fantasy for readers who enjoy “a bit of madness” in his latest release, Hollywood, a novella.
Feature Story Flint mother/son duo Shani and Ande Womack recently published the inspiring Jamaican-American folktale 'Anancy and Why Groundhog is Afraid of His Shadow.'