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Amyre Makupson checks in with Karen Delhey and Tim Gralewski of the Ann Arbor Art Fair, Ed Deeb with Metro Detroit Youth Day, Charles D. Small, with Don Bosco Hall on Willie Horton’s Batting for Kids and John Hollingsworth and Cecelia Sharpe with the Art of Resilience event.
On Saturday, July 4th, Street Beat host Amyre Makupson finds out about programs that help ex-offenders stay on the right side of the law.
On Saturday, June 27th, Street Beat host Rob Stone learns about the need to have a well-trained workforce as well as a well-trained corps of entrepreneurs.
On Saturday, June 20 Paul Prange hosts a special Father’s Day edition of Street Beat and learns about fatherhood initiatives, mentoring programs and men’s health.
On Saturday, June 13 host Amyre Makupson finds out about ways to be sure that Detroiters are getting enough food and the right kind of nutrition.
On Saturday, June 6 host Lisa Germani looks at four Detroit neighborhoods that are rebuilding, rebranding, or have remained strong and stable.
On Saturday, May 30, host Karen Carter looks forward to a summer filled with fun activities and learns how to stay safe while enjoying them.
Observing Memorial Day, Rob Stone welcomes guests who work on the front lines of veterans issues.
On Saturday, May 16, host Lisa Germani looks at meeting the needs of aging baby boomers.
On Saturday, May 9, host Amyre Makupson looks at organizations helping those with cancer.