Recent Articles

My Haps

MY Can’t Miss List – November 2014

MY Can’t Miss List – November 2014

  “Drunk History: Michigan’s Temperance Movement” November 7 ♦ 7pm Whaley Historic House Museum “Miracle on 34th Street” Beginning November 13 ♦ 8pm Flint Community Players FSO Classical Concert November 15 ♦ 8pm The Whiting Kuungana & KanKouran Conference Concert November 15 ♦ 8pm The New McCree Theatre Ladies Night Out November 17 ♦ 4-9pm…

November 3, 2014

My Small Town

Willkommen to Frankenmuth

Willkommen to Frankenmuth

  There is so much to enjoy in Michigan’s charming Little Bavaria! From festivals, horse and carriage rides and covered bridges to world-famous chicken dinners, authentic German fare and mouthwatering fudge – not to mention a large variety of beer – there’s something for everyone. Whether you visit one of the city’s largest restaurants, Zehnder’s…

November 3, 2014

My Music

Whitey Morgan  The Buick City Outlaw

Whitey Morgan The Buick City Outlaw

    In a rich, whiskey-soaked baritone, Whitey Morgan can be heard dropping the names of several of his country music heroes. “If it ain’t Johnny, Merle or Hank (Williams) or Waylon Jennings,” he belts out. “If it ain’t got that honky-tonk hard like old Paycheck had from the start…” The song, called “If It…

November 3, 2014

My Community

Semper Fi Salsa  This Marine brings the heat

Semper Fi Salsa This Marine brings the heat

  Twenty years of service. Gunnery Sergeant Dave Smith, USMC Retired, grew up in Flint, the son of Tom and Sandy Smith and a graduate of Powers High School. When he enlisted with the U.S. Marine Corp at just 17 years old, he had to obtain his parents’ permission. “My mom went berserk,” Dave remembers,…

November 3, 2014

My Haps

Universal Kidney  Foundation  4th Annual Gala

Universal Kidney Foundation 4th Annual Gala

Celebration Dinner Riverfront Banquet Center 9.20.2014   View All   Photography by Mike Naddeo

November 3, 2014

My Giving

The First Friday of Every Month

The First Friday of Every Month

    Catholic Charities operates three soup kitchens in Flint that serve 400-600 meals a day, according to John Manse, Community Services Director. On the first Friday of every month, you will find Helen Bade volunteering at the North End Soup Kitchen. “I make the coffee there, and keep the coffee station stocked with sugars…

November 3, 2014

My Haps

Community Salute to Phil Shaltz  10.23.2014

Community Salute to Phil Shaltz 10.23.2014

IMA Recreation Association IMA Brookwood Golf Club 10.23.2014   View All   Photography by Mike Naddeo

November 3, 2014

My Haps

Arab American Heritage Council Ensure the Legacy Dinner & Awards Banquet

Arab American Heritage Council Ensure the Legacy Dinner & Awards Banquet

Arab American Heritage Council Ensure the Legacy Dinner & Awards Banquet Riverfront Banquet Center 10.15.2014   View All   Photography by Mike Naddeo

November 3, 2014

My Haps

First Frost Arts & Fine Crafts Fair

First Frost Arts & Fine Crafts Fair

  Flint Institute of Arts 10.18.2014 Beautiful handmade wares celebrated fading autumn and the coming winter season. View All   Photography by Mike Naddeo

November 3, 2014