Children’s toys litter the floor amongst a COVID-19 mask. Photo credits: Jaiyda Tyler
BATTLE CREEK— Children frolic, color and play throughout the various learning rooms inside of Lens Learning Center, bringing joy to business owner Nita Hinton throughout her daily workweek. “It’s something I’ve been planning for many years and knew that my community needed. We have so many working parents in the community who needed access to affordable, and safe child care. That’s why I chose to create Lens Learning Center,” She said.
By YUEHAN LIU
Capital News Service
LANSING—The state had suspended the license of a child care facility in Manistee because of complaints and 23 alleged violations found during an inspection. But the facility won its appeal and will reopen on Dec. 7. The license of the Manistee Historic Red School House CDC child care center was suspended on Nov.16 and the operator, Suzanne Hamilton, was prohibited from operating any child care center before the results of the hearing. Hamilton called the suspension unfair, saying, “I am not really sure how this happened.