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.

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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

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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

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Street Beat: Charity, Networking Startups

This week on Street Beat host, Amyre Makupson, talks to people who saw a need in the community and started, or joined, charitable organizations to fill it.

12/05/2014

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Street Beat: Small Business Plays A Role In Detroit’s Turnaround

This week on Street Beat host, Jill Washburn, talks about Detroit’s turnaround and the role that small business is playing in it.

12/01/2014

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Street Beat: Water Resources And Preservation

This week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani discusses the issues that surround the Great Lakes and Michigan’s waterways.  First, Lisa gets an overview of the situation from Lisa Marconi-Polk of the Great Lakes Stewardship […]

11/24/2014

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Street Beat: Suicide Prevention And Mental Illness Issues

This week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter explores the topic of suicide and suicide prevention in our community.

11/13/2014

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Street Beat Web Exclusive: NetworkingOut

By James Turner This week’s web exclusive focuses on staying healthy and advancing your career. Host Jill Washburn sits down with Armond Harris – Co-Founders of Networking Out, LLC and the Networking Out Foundation. They […]

11/11/2014

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Street Beat: Job Training

Rob Stone talks about the world of training and employment with Jim Sawyer from Macomb County Community College, Athena Miller from Focus: HOPE, Tara Miceli from the Walsh Institute and ZaLonya Allen from the SE Michigan Entrepreneurs Association.

11/08/2014