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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.

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Jean Struckmeyer - Hope Lutheran Church, Terry Seraceno - Dr. Paws Inc., and Lisa Germani (credit:  JuWan Graham, CBS 62/CW50)

Street Beat: Helping Charities Help Others

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at four charities and finds out how you can help them help others this holiday season.


Tom Berlucchi from the Historic Fort Wayne Coalition and Street Beat host Rob Stone (credit: JuWan Graham, CW50)

Street Beat: Veteran’s Day

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone remembers our veterans with a look at several organizations keeping military history alive.


Jerry Burden, the President of the Leagues of Women Voters Oakland Area, and Street Beat host Amyre Makupson (Photo credit:  Ken Bryant, Jr.  CBS 62/CW50)

Street Beat: Election Overview

This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson gets an overview of this year’s history making presidential election from Dave Dulio, Professor and Political Science Chair at Oakland University.


Mollie Smith of BRCAnt stop me (credit: JuWan Graham /CW50)

Street Beat: Breast Cancer Awareness

This week on Street Beat, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month host Karen Carter talks with several organizations aiding patients and their families during the struggle with breast cancer.


(Left) Charlie Wollborg - TEDxDetroit and (Right) Khary Turner –Coleman A. Young Foundation. (credit: CW50)

‘Street Beat’ STEM, STEAM, & TEDxDetroit

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone looks at technology and the arts.


Tom Scott (credit: JuWan Graham/CW50)

Street Beat: Small Business And Entrepreneurship

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter talks about small business in Michigan and the organizations that are helping entrepreneurs.


Walk Now for Autism Speaks” volunteers April Ceno and Devenbaugh with Street Beat host Rob Stone (credit: Mickie McLeod/CW50)

Street Beat: Autism Speaks

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone gets information on autism and the upcoming Autism Speaks event, “Walk Now for Autism Speaks”.



2016 Hour Detroit Best Dressed Fashion Show

Fashion is worn by everyone while style is the art and language of dressing.


Paul Chatlin and Dr. Kerrie Saunders from Plant Based Nutrition Support Group (PBNSG) with Street Beat host Karen Carter. (credit: JuWan Graham, CBS62/CW50)

Street Beat: Holistic Health

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter learns about non-traditional ways of improving your health.


Remonia Chapman and Kim Zasa from Gift of Life Michigan with Street Beat host Amyre Makupson. (credit:  Remy Murrey, CBS 62/CW50)

Street Beat: Minority Medical Issues

This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson learns about medical issues that are prominent in minority communities.


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