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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WATCH Street Beat: Becoming An Entrepreneur

If you’re having trouble finding the perfect job, the best solution might be to start your own business.

01/24/2014

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WATCH Street Beat: MLK Day Of Service

This week on Street Beat, our country honors the life of civil rights hero Martin Luther King Junior with a national day of service. We’ll find out how you can participate in some of the activities that are planned.

01/17/2014

Host Jill Washburn (right) sits down with Carol Cain (left) to discuss her CBS 62 Eye on the Future Special: Detroit's Next Chapter
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WATCH Street Beat: Detroit’s Next Chapter

On this week on Street Beat, an emergency manager, downtown investment and a major overhaul in the neighborhoods are just a few challenges Detroit’s newly elected mayor, Mike Duggan, will be facing in the coming year.

01/10/2014

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Street Beat: Holiday Help

This week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn talks to organizations providing aid, comfort, and acknowledgement during the holiday season.

12/13/2013

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Street Beat: Giving Tuesday

This week on Street Beat, host Roxanne Steele from AMP Radio finds out about Giving Day, a new movement to encourage charitable donations as gifts for the holidays.

11/27/2013

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Street Beat: Homes For The Holidays

This week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn talks to groups who are helping children find homes for the holidays.

11/22/2013

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Street Beat: Holiday Giving

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD talks to organizations providing assistance to people around the holidays.

11/14/2013

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Street Beat: Growing And Developing Your Business

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD finds out how local entrepreneurs can start or grow a business.

10/31/2013

Addison Puma

Street Beat Web Exclusive: St. Jude

Addison Puma was one of many children who have had to courageously battle cancer. Puma was 4-years-old when she was diagnosed with brain cancer and had to travel to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in [...]

10/28/2013

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Street Beat: Happy Halloween!

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone from 99.5 WYCD takes a look at Halloween safety and various organizations helping to make it a safe and trouble free holiday.

10/25/2013

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