Street Beat

StreetBeat

Street Beat goes behind the headlines to focus on community issues and stories of interest to Metro Detroit presented in an upbeat mix of in-studio interviews and pre-produced packages by a crew of local people dedicated to improving our city. Contact Street Beat via email.

Watch Street Beat Saturdays at 8:30 a.m.

Rob Stone on "Street Beat."

Street Beat: Rob Stone Helps Get Your Kids Into College

Daniel Winston, Assistant Director Special Programs for Wayne State University, explains the programs designed to recruit and encourage kids to stay in college.

02/11/2015

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Street Beat: Tackling Discrimination

On this edition of “Street Beat,” host Karen Carter took a close look at discrimination and learns ways to diffuse the problems it causes.

02/11/2015

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Street Beat: Healing Your Heart

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at various ways to heal your heat and keep it healthy.

01/30/2015

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Street Beat: Small Business

This week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn looks at funding and growing a small business.

01/23/2015

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Street Beat: Homelessness And Thaw

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone learns how metro Detroiters are helping the homeless survive and thrive. First, he meets Amanda Holdsworth who developed an app that locates homeless shelters.

01/16/2015

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Street Beat: Disability Issues

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter looks at people and organizations who are making a difference for those with physical challenges.

01/09/2015

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Street Beat: Health And Nutrition For 2015

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani takes a look at health and nutrition for the new year.

01/05/2015

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Street Beat: Music Charities And Therapies

Paul Prange talks about Music Charities and Therapies with Roger Fachini of Charity Music of Michigan, Chris Collins from The Detroit Jazz Festival, Jill Woodward from Michigan State University’s Community Music School and Blythe Filar of Children’s Hospital.

12/29/2014

Sommer Woods, the Director of External Relations M1 Rail

Street Beat: Detroit Future City, M-1 Rail, And The New District Detroit

This week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn looks at the rebirth of Detroit through the eyes of various organizations who are forging the future.

12/19/2014

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Street Beat: Year End Tips For Home, Family And Business

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter picks up a few tips to start your new year right.

12/12/2014