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.

Ann Arbor Art Fair/State Street District Art Fair Director Frances Todoro-Hargreaves and artist Kaiser Suidan. (credit: Zuri Cheathem/CW50)

Street Beat: Arts And Culture

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter is covering arts and culture.

07/14/2016

Ismael Ahmed (credit: CW50)

Street Beat: Concert Of Colors And Diversity

This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson discusses diversity and inclusion.

07/08/2016

Alexis Wiley, Chief of Staff to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, and Street Beat host Lisa Germani talk about the Grow Detroit’s Young Talent program. (credit: Zuri Cheathem/CW50)

Street Beat: Employment And Entrepreneurship Opportunities

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at programs improving employment and entrepreneurship in Michigan.

07/01/2016

Dr. Shurney and Kristian (credit: CW50)

Street Beat: Health Concerns

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter checks out an assortment of medical concerns that may impact viewers.

06/24/2016

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Street Beat: Fathers And Mentors

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani learns about the importance of male role models in a young child’s life.

06/20/2016

Larry Gudith (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Street Beat: Child Abuse

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone looks at what local organizations are doing to stop child abuse.

06/10/2016

Street Beat

Myths about Sickle Cell Awareness

CW50 Intern Kristy Stanford talks with Dr. Wanda Whitten-Shurney, CEO and Medical Director of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America – Michigan Chapter (SCDAAMI), and Street Beat host Amyre Makupson about Sickle Cell Disease.

06/06/2016

Shaka Senghor (credit: Kristy Stanford/CW50)

Street Beat: Crime Prevention

This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson talks about crime and crime prevention with author Shaka Senghor.

06/03/2016

Author Shenandoah Chefalo talks about her book “Garbage Bag Suitcase” and her experiences in the foster care system with Street Beat host, Lisa Germani.  (credit: Kristy Stanford / CW50)

Street Beat: Foster Care

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at some of the different programs that benefit children in foster care.

05/27/2016

Debra Williams (credit: CW50)

Street Beat: Bullying

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter looks into the issue of bullying.

05/20/2016

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