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.

CW50 Intern and Eastern Michigan University student Brandon Patton, Ebony Jones from Eastern Michigan University’s Advising & Career Development Center, Street Beat host Rob Stone (credit: Ken Bryant, Jr./CW50)

Street Beat: Employment Options

Rob Stone gets the scoop on employment options.

03/13/2015

Amy Good (Alternatives For Girls), Melinda Kollins (Metro Detroit Chapter of the U.S. National Committee for U.N. Women), host Jill Washburn, and Krista McClure (Alternatives For Girls Role Model Honoree) on the set of Street Beat. (credit: CW50)

Street Beat: Women’s History Month, Changing Her Story

Street Beat host Jill Washburn honors Women’s History Month by looking at organizations that are changing “history” into “her-story.”

03/06/2015

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Street Beat: Inspiring Our Youth

On Saturday, February 28th, Street Beat host Lisa Germani talks to several organizations who are inspiring our youth to dream, achieve, and reach their potential.

02/27/2015

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Street Beat: Black History Month

Amyre Makupson hosts a special edition.

02/20/2015

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

Amanda Holdsworth (credit: CW50)

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