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[caption id="attachment_41516" align="alignright" width="150"] Marie Clifford[/caption] Marie Clifford is the new communications and brand coordinator for the Genesee County Board of Commissioners. A new position, Clifford is responsible for oversight of the Genesee County website and all social media platforms; and coordinating messaging to ensure the mission and vision of the Board of Commissioners are effectively communicated to the community.… Read More 

Are you familiar with the Flint & Genesee Chamber’s “FACES of Flint & Genesee Business” Q&A series? It’s one of the ways that our team regularly highlights the human personas driving local businesses and brands. One thing I look forward to is reading how these businesspeople answer the question, “How would you describe Flint & Genesee to an outsider?” In… Read More 

‘Birdies for Charity’ Fundraiser Stretches Donation Dollars for Youth Programs
The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren returns to Grand Blanc this year; so, too, does the tournament’s charity efforts. In addition to donating the event’s net proceeds to two local organizations – United Way of Genesee County and Genesee County Habitat for Humanity – the event is bringing back Birdies for Charity presented by Ally. “We hope to expand the… Read More 

Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes New Members in May, June
(FLINT, Mich., July 19, 2019) –The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced continued growth in its membership, with 18 area businesses joining the organization in May and June. These new members represent a wide range of industries, and are actively contributing to the success and economic activity of this region. “We’re pleased to welcome our new members to… Read More 

The Marketplace Apartments taking shape in downtown Flint
Today, PK Companies and Uptown Reinvestment Corp. (URC) hosted a Hard Hat Tour for local dignitaries and media to provide a first-hand look at the redevelopment project underway on the site of the former YWCA building. The Marketplace Apartment complex – bounded by east 3rd, Wallenberg, Stevens and east 4th streets – will be a four-story mixed-use apartment building on… Read More 

5 Things to Do This Weekend in Flint & Genesee
There are plenty of ways to spend a weekend in Flint & Genesee. Here are five events to attend this weekend in Flint & Genesee. Flint Alley Fest For the ninth year, Flint Alley Fest is gracing Buckham and Brush alley in downtown Flint on July 13. Music, vendors, food and drinks will line the alleys in the free, family-friendly… Read More