This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD takes a look at Halloween safety and various organizations helping to make it a safe and trouble free holiday.

First, Detroit Police Captain Darwin Roche and Officer Wendy Flanagan from the Detroit Police Department Community Liaison Office discuss the plans for Devil’s Night and Halloween and the community groups who are helping in this effort.

Street Beat: Angel's NightStreet Beat: Angel’s Night

Next, Neighborhood Organizer Roberta Socia talks about the “Halloween on Tillson Street in Romeo, MI” annual event that includes a community food drive as well as a candy giveaway to an anticipated 20,000 visitors.

Street Beat: Halloween On Tillson St.Street Beat: Halloween On Tillson St.

After that, Adrienne Gasperoni, Youth and Family Programs Director for Turning Point, talks about their  fourth annual “Trunk or Treat” Family event that provides a fun and safe opportunity for children to gather treats while raising money to support the programs at Turning Point.

Street Beat: Trunk or TreatStreet Beat: Trunk or Treat

Finally, WWJ NewsRadio 950’s Kathryn Larson presents an update on her story about a metro-Detroit child with cerebral palsy who received stem cell treatment and the remarkable changes that have taken place.

Street Beat: Drew KijekStreet Beat: Drew Kijek

Archived video is always available at

Watch Street Beat – Saturdays at 8:30am on CW50!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Listen Live