Street Beat: Veterans and Memorial Day

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This week on Street Beat, Jim Johnson from 104.3 WOMC hosts an episode dedicated to veterans.

First up, Chief Videographer Paul Pytlowany shows us what Memorial Day means to veterans in a special video tribute. Then, Jim welcomes Joe Salvia from the Milford American Legion Post 216 to give us details on the Milford Memorial Day Parade he organizes each year.

Street Beat: Milford Memorial Day ParadeStreet Beat: Milford Memorial Day Parade

Next, Jim gets information about a new housing complex for homeless veterans called Piquette Square from Joseph Tardella, the Executive Director of Southwest Counseling Solutions, and Marcus Cobb, a Piquette Square Veteran.

Street Beat: Piquette Square for VeteransStreet Beat: Piquette Square for Veterans

Then, Alan “Big Al” Muskovitz and Debi Hollis talk about the Michigan World War II Legacy Memorial.

Street Beat: Michigan World War II Legacy MemorialStreet Beat: Michigan World War II Legacy Memorial

Finally, Jim sits down with Phil Weitlauf from the Michigan War Dog Memorial and  Chief Videographer Paul Pytlowany shows us that some of our most important Veterans we’re the ones who stood on four legs in a video package honoring War Dogs.

Street Beat: Michigan War Dogs MemorialStreet Beat: Michigan War Dogs Memorial

Tune in to Street Beat at a NEW TIME Sundays at 12:30 p.m. on CW50.

Archived video is always available at CW50Detroit.com/streetbeat.
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