Restart Flint grant helps popular food truck prepare for another busy season

FLINT, Michigan — The Mr. Prince Gourmet Food Truck is more than just a growing and popular Flint business — it also honors part of the city’s history. 

In the 1960s, a man who everyone knew as Mr. Prince had a famous hot tamale spot on Jamieson Street. He had the business until 1979 when he decided to retire, but it left a lasting impression on the city.

“I grew up in the Flint area, and in fact, it was like, about six houses away from the family business … a store kind of set in between right in the

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Introducing ‘Week of Meals’: Our new series aimed at bringing you easy recipes for busy weeknights

People are getting tired of cooking. I understand that feeling intimately, especially as someone whose job it is to cook and come up with new recipes to inspire you, the reader. Whether for work or pleasure, I’m never not chopping or boiling something. The endless meal planning, organizing and, worst of all, dishwashing really takes a toll. All this to say, I get you.

One year into cooking more meals at home than ever before, the fatigue has set in for even the most cooking-obsessed among us. So to ease the frustration of having to cook for yourself or your

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