Amyre Makupson

Nicole Urban, the Program Manager from Macomb County Community Services Agency’s Office of Senior Services, and Street Beat host Amyre Makupson discuss how to keep seniors active and involved. (credit: Ken Bryant Jr./CW50)

Street Beat: Active Aging

Amyre Makupson meets people who are inspiring active aging.

08/21/2015

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Local Broadcast Legend Shares Advice For Young Journalists

With an outstanding career in broadcast news, this award-winning journalist is no stranger to the camera. Amyre Makupson is a well know Detroit broadcaster. Throughout her 27-year career, Makupson had the chance to get to know so many people and report on many stories about the city of Detroit.

08/18/2015

Street Beat host Amyre Makupson talks to Karen Delhey, who is representing The Ann Arbor Art Fair, and artist Tim Gralewski about what is new at the annual Ann Arbor Art Fair. (credit: Sydney Alexandra Bowden / CW50)

Street Beat: Ann Arbor Art Fair, Metro Detroit Youth Day

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.

07/10/2015

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Street Beat: Re-entry Aid To Ex-offenders

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.

07/02/2015

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Street Beat: Hunger And Nutrition

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.

06/12/2015

Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure Chair Katrina Studvent and Dr. Michele Cote, Ph.D from Karmanos Cancer Institute talk about the May 16, 2015 race with Street Beat host Amyre Makupson. (credit: Brandon Patton/CW50)

Street Beat: Komen Race And Cancer

On Saturday, May 9, host Amyre Makupson looks at organizations helping those with cancer.

05/08/2015

Eric Lupher, President of the Citizens Research Council of Michigan, discusses Proposal 1 with Street Beat host Amyre Makupson. (credit: Brandon Patton/CW50)

Street Beat: Proposal 1 And Transportation

On Saturday, April 11th, Street Beat host Amyre Makupson will look at Proposal 1 and various transportation issues. First, Eric Lupher, President of the Citizens Research Council of Michigan, will explain Proposal 1.

04/09/2015

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WGPR-TV 62: Where God’s Presence Radiates!

I can easily recall the day, September 29, 1975 when WGPR-TV 62 went on the air live for the first time.

02/23/2015

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Street Beat: Black History Month

Amyre Makupson hosts a special edition.

02/20/2015

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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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