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Flint Mayor Dayne Walling Finalist in ‘New Ideas Challenge’

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling has been announced as a finalist in a challenge chaired by Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and Delaware Governor Jack Markell. NewDEAL is a national network of pro-growth progressive state and local elected officials working to expand opportunity in a changing economy

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Flint Office of Building and Safety Inspections to Close on Fridays for Rest of Year

The City of Flint's Office of Building and Safety Inspections will be closed to the public on Fridays for the remainder of 2014 starting this week. In a news release, the city says that the closures will allow the office to concentrate on completing backlogged paperwork

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Flint Farmers’ Market Announces Holiday Hours

The Flint Farmers' Market has announced its holiday schedule for the remainder of the year. The market - normally open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays - will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and Thursday, December 25th for Thanksgiving and Christmas respectively

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Flint Signs Blight Elimination Deal with Land Bank, Center for Community Progress

The City of Flint has signed a deal with the Genesee County Land Bank and Center for Community Progress to help with blight elimination. According to MLive, the emergency manager signed off on the partnership on November 6th.

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Dine Out at Area Restaurant and Help the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Flint

Diners at an area restaurant on Wednesday night can help a great cause...the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Flint. When diners bring in the attached coupon from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m., the Logan's Roadhouse at 4404 Miller Road in Flint will contribute up to 20% of pre-tax dining checks back to the clubs.

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Jury Convicts Flint Man in Armed Robberies of Banks, Auto Parts Store

A Flint man has been convicted of armed robbery and racketeering related to the robberies of two local banks and an auto parts store.

Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton said 39-year-old Thomas Gatica III has been convicted of 16 felonies related to two robberies of two separate Citizens Bank branches and an Auto Zone auto supply store between 2010 and 2012

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Closed Country Bar Sylvia Jo’s Wagon Wheel in Flint Gets Demolished

Sylvia Jo's Wagon Wheel has had its doors closed to the public for quite some time, but not anymore -- because the doors don't exist anymore. 

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City of Flint Warns Residents of Individuals Posing as City Employees

The City of Flint is warning residents of a recent incident in which individuals have posed as city employees in order to gain access to residents' homes. In a news release, the city reminds residents that city employees will always have an ID badge showing their name and department when working on or around private property

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Public Encouraged to Attend Capital Improvement Plan Input Sessions

The City of Flint, which recently released its draft of a five-year Capital Improvement Plan for fiscal years 2015-2020, is hosting three sessions for the public to review the plan and provide comments as the city works towards formal adoption of the plan

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U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee Elected by Colleagues to Serve as Regional Whip

Michigan's Fifth District Congressman Dan Kildee was elected by his Democratic colleagues to serve as Regional Whip for the Midwest Region in the 114th Congress. According to a news release from Kildee's office, the new and expanded role will position Kildee to advocate for the Midwest region in Congress as well as assist the Democratic leadership in managing legislative business on the floor of the U

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