Flint Health Events Happening in August

Flint Health Events Happening in August

C.A.R.E. Summit The next Greater Flint Community Advocate Resource Empowerment (C.A.R.E.) Summit will be held on August 30th at Foss Avenue Baptist Church (1159 E. Foss Ave.) from 8:30-3:30 p.m. All Community Workers are invited to attend this FREE event focused on empowering individuals who engage with the community. The...

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New Delta College Downtown Saginaw Center Moves Forward, Scheduled to open Fall of 2019

New Delta College Downtown Saginaw Center Moves Forward, Scheduled to open Fall of 2019

Delta College will soon have a new home in downtown Saginaw as plans move forward for a 35,000 square foot learning center building. Delta College received construction authorization in the 2018 fiscal year budget for the State of Michigan, signed in July by Governor Snyder. The total Saginaw Center project...

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KMS Creative Group to host Kids Fest featuring free school supplies and family fun

KMS Creative Group to host Kids Fest featuring free school supplies and family fun

On Saturday, August 26, 2017, from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, KMS Creative Group will host the 3rd Annual Great Lakes Bay Kids Fest. This year’s festivities will take place in the large empty lot across the street from TV5 and Michigan Works. KMS has hosted this free, family event...

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Congressman Dan Kildee  tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

Congressman Dan Kildee tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

SAGINAW, MI. – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) toured Central Michigan University (CMU) College of Medicine on Tuesday, August 15, 2017,  in Saginaw. During the visit, Kildee received a tour of the new facility and have lunch with medical students.   The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its first class of...

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SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

Saginaw Valley State University students will direct their passion for supporting the community by raising funds for an organization that helps homeless women with children during the 15th annual “Battle of the Valleys” fundraising competition. SVSU students will raise funds for The Mustard Seed when they compete against their rivals...

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Stars to Test Run New Route System, Offering Free Rides Saturday

Stars to Test Run New Route System, Offering Free Rides Saturday

Saginaw Transit Authority Regional Services (STARS) is on track to implement a new bus route system on Monday, August 21 and are asking residents to help test the new system. On Saturday, August 12, from 2 to 6 p.m., STARS will test the new system – and the rides are...

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Saginaw Valley State University graduate secures future with The Dow Chemical Company

Saginaw Valley State University graduate secures future with The Dow Chemical Company

As a future accounting asset to The Dow Chemical Company, Kevin Finley crossed the graduation stage in May 2017 with excitement and a firm sense of purpose after five years at Saginaw Valley State University. The Flint native has replaced childhood scars with an ever-present smile, having learned many valuable lessons inside and outside the classroom. “In leadership and...

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New STARS program will allow riders to schedule transportation ahead of time

New STARS program will allow riders to schedule transportation ahead of time

Saginaw, Mich. –  Saginaw Transit Authority Regional Services (STARS) will hold a July 21 press conference to announce their new 24/7 transit Dial-A-Ride service called “STARS Express” beginning July 23, 2017. The new program will allow riders to schedule trips in advance by calling (989) 907-4040. The fare for the...

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Unique program helps preserve home ownership in Detroit

Unique program helps preserve home ownership in Detroit

DETROIT, Mich. –Wayne County Treasurer’s office announced a number of donations that will help taxpayers save their home from proerty foreclosure. “Our office has worked diligently to educate the public about ways to avoid property tax foreclosure. Recently, we had over 2,700 people in owner occupied properties that owed less...

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Prentis Edwards Jr. named to Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court

Prentis Edwards Jr. named to Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Prentis Edwards Jr. to the Wayne County 3rd Circuit Court. “At every stage of Judge Edwards’ career, he has been recognized for his skills and leadership,” Snyder said. “I have every confidence he will continue his stellar service as a new judge...

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