Flint City Bucks power into USL2 playoffs, host Fort Wayne in Central Conference semi tonight
Jul21

Flint City Bucks power into USL2 playoffs, host Fort Wayne in Central Conference semi tonight

By Harold C. Ford The Flint City Bucks will host Fort Wayne FC in the United States League Two (USL2) Central Conference semi-final match tonight at Atwood Stadium. The Bucks have had a memorable 2024 showing thus far, powering into the first round of USL2 playoffs with a 10-0 win over Michiana FC from South Bend, Ind. on July 13, 2024, to end their regular season with a record of 10 wins, three draws, and one loss.  Flint then hosted...

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MCC announces interim president Shaunda Richardson-Snell amid vocal opposition from faculty, community
Jul18

MCC announces interim president Shaunda Richardson-Snell amid vocal opposition from faculty, community

In an East Village Magazine exclusive interview, incoming Mott Community College (MCC) Interim President Shaunda Richardson-Snell responds to early criticism of her recent appointment by the college’s Board of Trustees. By Kate Stockrahm Mott Community College announced the appointment of interim president Shaunda Richardson-Snell this week amid vocal opposition from faculty and community members. Richardson-Snell is currently...

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Recall language filed against three Mott Community College trustees
Jul16

Recall language filed against three Mott Community College trustees

By Kate Stockrahm Flint resident Patrick Hayes filed recall language against three members of the Mott Community College (MCC) Board of Trustees today. Hayes, who has served as an adjunct instructor at the college and whose step-daughter will be starting at MCC in the fall, filed the language against Board Vice Chair Janet Couch, Trustee John Daly III, and Board Secretary Wendy Wolcott on July 16, 2024. The petition language cites the...

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The East Village Magazine – July 2024
Jul13

The East Village Magazine – July 2024

The July issue of #EastVillageMagazine hits newsstands this weekend! If you can’t wait to get reading, click below for a digital copy now. View...

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‘Imagine Flint’ Comprehensive Plan update is underway
Jul10

‘Imagine Flint’ Comprehensive Plan update is underway

By Kate Stockrahm With one month down in a roughly 18-month engagement timeline, an update to the City of Flint’s “Imagine Flint” Comprehensive Plan is now underway. The plan, which acts as a guideline for Flint’s land use and future development, was originally adopted in October 2013 following a visioning process that spanned nearly two years and included over 200 community meetings across Flint’s nine wards. And now, a little over...

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Registration opens for week-long job skills training for Genesee County teens
Jul08

Registration opens for week-long job skills training for Genesee County teens

By EVM Staff Registration is now open for TeenQuest’s summer session, which will be held from July 22 to July 25, 2024. The free pre-employment and leadership program teaches Genesee County teens the skills needed to get and keep a job. It also earns them an invite to the 2025 Summer Youth Initiative Job Fair, during which local employers will interview students for job openings next summer. “We often say that students who go through...

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