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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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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Metro Detroit Boy A ‘Living Miracle’ After Stem Cell Treatment For Cerebral Palsy

Thanks to modern technology and medical breakthrough, a metro Detroit boy with cerebral palsy is experiencing a miracle.

10/25/2013

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Street Beat: Battling Hunger

This week on Street Beat, host Roxanne Steele from AMP Radio looks at the issue of hunger in our communities.

10/21/2013

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Street Beat Web Exclusive: Urban Style Comics

As a kid growing up, Andre Batts, the founder of Urban Style Comics and creator of “Dreadlocks,” “Jihad A.D.” and more, said he was so much into comic books but didn’t have a superhero he can relate to.

10/14/2013

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Street Beat: Teen Issues

Being a teenager is a challenging time in any young adult’s life. Thats why this week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn talks with organizations who are combating issues like bullying and discrimination.

10/11/2013

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Street Beat: Service Animals

This week on Street Beat, host Jill Washburn finds out how man’s best friend is also one of man’s best

10/04/2013

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Street Beat Special: How Will The Affordable Care Act Affect You?

A big part of healthcare reform goes into effect just days from now, when the healthcare exchange marketplace opens Tuesday, October 1st. Are you ready?

09/30/2013

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Motor City Black Age of Comics Convention

African American kids and young adults will see comic book characters that look like them during the “Motor City Black of Age Comics” convention

09/23/2013

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Street Beat: Deaf Celebration Day, Detroit Revitalization

This week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone talks about the upcoming Deaf Celebration Day and some of the positive things happening in Detroit.

09/20/2013

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Street Beat: Autism Awareness

This week Street Beat host Rob Stone takes an in depth look at autism.

09/14/2013

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