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.

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WATCH Street Beat: Belle Isle, Nature, And The State Fair

This week on Street Beat, host Roxanne Steele from 98.7 AMP Radio goes green to learn the latest about the changes taking place on Belle Isle

02/28/2014

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Street Beat Web Exclusive: Don’t Be Afraid of Detroit

It’s easy to bash Detroit. It seems everyone is doing it these days. Many people would rather sit around and complain than get up and do something about it.

02/25/2014

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WATCH Street Beat: State Jobs

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone finds out about job openings in the state of Michigan.

02/21/2014

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Street Beat Web-Exclusive: Drew32

Drew32 (real name Andrew Parks) is a Greek-American rapper, producer, and songwriter who has been laying down tracks since the age of 13.

02/20/2014

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WATCH Street Beat: Heroin And Drug Abuse

This week on Street Beat, host Roxanne Steele finds out about the problem with heroin and other drugs in Michigan.

02/18/2014

Amyre Makupson makes her return to Ch. 50 by hosting Street Beat

WATCH Street Beat: Black History Month

This week on Street Beat, in recognition of Black History Month we explore Detroit’s connection to the Underground Railroad.

02/07/2014

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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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