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Nominate a Business or Hospitality organization for an Art of Achievement Award
In November, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce and the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) are celebrating local business and hospitality professionals at the Art of Achievement Awards, the area’s premier awards event. The organizations are looking for businesses that exemplify amazing customer service and individuals that are doing impactful things to move Flint and Genesee forward. Nominations for… Read More 

Discover the Ghosts at Avondale Cemetery
Guest Blog by Roxanne Rhoads Avondale Cemetery is one of Flint’s oldest remaining burial grounds. Not as well kept as Glenwood but still a favorite destination for local taphophiles. Full of crumbling tombstones and ancient mausoleums the cemetery is filled with history…and spirits. Disturbed spirits are a popular trope for horror movies and ghost stories. Often combined with a tale… Read More 

Discover Live Entertainment at the Capitol Theatre
The Capitol Theatre in downtown Flint is continuing to put on great shows this fall. With big acts on the docket, here are the upcoming shows at the historic theatre: Banana 101.5’s 25th Anniversary with Pop Evil Flint’s very own rock station is celebrating 25 years by bringing Michigan-based band Pop Evil to the Capitol Theatre stage on October 4.… Read More 

An informational session for business owners interested in applying for the Moving Flint Forward Small Business Grant Program will be held Oct. 8 at Bethlehem Temple Church, 3401 Martin Luther King Ave., in Flint. Attendees will learn about the application process, including the filing deadlines and the various documents that will be required to proceed. The session – which will… Read More