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Maggie Desantis and Orlando Bailey from the Eastside Community Network talk with Street Beat host Lisa Germani about plans for rebuilding their community. (credit: Brandon Patton/CW50)

Street Beat: Rebranding Detroit Neighborhoods

On Saturday, June 6 host Lisa Germani looks at four Detroit neighborhoods that are rebuilding, rebranding, or have remained strong and stable.

06/05/2015

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The Voice Behind The Magic

By Sydney Bowden Have you ever wondered about the narrator’s voice you hear in commercials? Where does it come from? Is it recorded at a fancy television station? Does the announcer need to be gifted […]

06/03/2015

Joe Kelly from the Michigan Department of State talks about motorcycle safety with Street Beat host Karen Carter. (credit: Brandon Patton/CW50)

Street Beat: Summer Fun, Summer Safety

On Saturday, May 30, host Karen Carter looks forward to a summer filled with fun activities and learns how to stay safe while enjoying them.

06/01/2015

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NBA Finals: A Showdown For The Ages

Since October 28th, 2014 30 NBA teams all had one goal in mind… the NBA finals.

05/29/2015

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Why Aren’t More African Americans Playing Baseball?

By: Brandon Patton A friend of mine recently brought up a professional baseball player whose pay stub somehow leaked onto the web. The athlete is Andrew McCutchen, star outfielder for the Pittsburg Pirates, who in 2012 signed […]

05/26/2015

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Street Beat: Honoring Our Veterans

Observing Memorial Day, Rob Stone welcomes guests who work on the front lines of veterans issues.

05/22/2015

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No Place Like Home, Even For A King

LeBron James did the unthinkable and decided it was best to go back home and help out his community.

05/19/2015

Jim McGuire from the Area Agency on Aging 1-B talks about our aging baby boomer generation with Lisa Germani, Street Beat host.

Street Beat: Elder Issues — Aging Gracefully

On Saturday, May 16, host Lisa Germani looks at meeting the needs of aging baby boomers.

05/15/2015

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Happy Mother’s Day!

When you think of your mother, the first thing that should always come to mind is her loving smile!

05/08/2015