Street Beat: Rebirth Of Detroit
This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson discusses the rebirth of Detroit with Alexis Wiley, representing the City of Detroit; Sommer Woods, the V.P. External Relations M-1 Rail; Mark Rosentraub, Professor of Sport Management U of M; and Harry Berberian, composer of Luv U Detroit.
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Street Beat: Scholarship ProgramsThis week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone learns about scholarship programs for high school students. His guests include Rock Kuchenmeister, the co-founder of the Sandbox Foundation; Anders Engnell, CEO of Leaders of the Future; Sam Slaughter, the 2017 Chairman of the North American International Auto Show which sponsors the Courageous Persuaders competition; and Khary K. Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation.
Street Beat: New Year's ResolutionsThis week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson discovers the best ways to make your New Year’s Resolutions a reality. First, Dr. Paul Ehrmann, the founder of HealthyTown Everywhere, talks about diet and nutrition. Then Marl L. Green, the composer of the song, “America Let’s Exercise” and spokesperson for the 100 Mile Club, discusses the importance of exercise. Next, Sylvia Hubbard, an author and the founder of Motown Writers Network, explains how to wake up your creative side. Finally, Tim Ruggles, the Executive Director and CEO from Habitat of Oakland County, and Joshua Dugas, a volunteer in their ReStores of Oakland, talk about the importance of volunteering.
Street Beat: Faith And FamilyThis week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson learns about religious and secular holidays that take place this time of year. First she learns about the Jewish celebration of the Festival of Lights, or Hanukkah, from Rabbi Aaron Starr of the Congregation of Shaarey Zedek in Southfield. Then, Anjali Vale of The Bharatiya Temple of Metropolitan Detroit talks about the Hindu faith and Diwali. Next, Charles Ezra Ferrell of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History explains the background of Kwanzaa. Finally, Messianic Rabbi Glenn Harris of Congregation Shema Yisrael, explains Messianic Judaism, a movement of Jewish people who believe that Jesus is the Messiah of Israel and the Savior of the world.
Ringing in the Holiday Season at Noel NightMidtown was filled with the joyous sounds of the holiday season as people came to celebrate the 44<sup>th</sup> annual Noel Night.
#HashtagLunchbag Brings Smiles in DetroitA simple lunch bag brought together people from all over metro-Detroit. The mission was simple, they packed bags with goodies for the homeless population. Volunteers spent the morning for one cause #HashtagLunchbag.
Street Beat: LGBTQ ConcernsThis week on Street Beat, host Karen Carter learns about the issues and concerns of the LGBTQ community. Her guests include Dr. Christine Cantrell, a licensed psychologist with Prisms of Possibilities Psychotherapy, who discusses some of the fears that the community faces after the recent election. Then Nick Zielke, a Clinical Gender Therapist for The Center for Relationship and Sexual Health, talks about issues facing transgender people. Finally, Stephanie White, the Executive Director for Equality Michigan, explains the legal problems and need for law reforms as well as Equality Michigan’s Victim Services unit.

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Street Beat: Rebirth Of DetroitThis week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson discusses the rebirth of Detroit with Alexis Wiley, representing the City of Detroit; Sommer Woods, the V.P. External Relations M-1 Rail; Mark Rosentraub, Professor of Sport Management U of M; and Harry Berberian, composer of Luv U Detroit.
Street Beat: Scholarship ProgramsThis week on Street Beat, host Rob Stone learns about scholarship programs for high school students. His guests include Rock Kuchenmeister, the co-founder of the Sandbox Foundation; Anders Engnell, CEO of Leaders of the Future; Sam Slaughter, the 2017 Chairman of the North American International Auto Show which sponsors the Courageous Persuaders competition; and Khary K. Turner, Executive Director of the Coleman A. Young Foundation.
Street Beat: New Year's ResolutionsThis week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson discovers the best ways to make your New Year’s Resolutions a reality. First, Dr. Paul Ehrmann, the founder of HealthyTown Everywhere, talks about diet and nutrition. Then Marl L. Green, the composer of the song, “America Let’s Exercise” and spokesperson for the 100 Mile Club, discusses the importance of exercise. Next, Sylvia Hubbard, an author and the founder of Motown Writers Network, explains how to wake up your creative side. Finally, Tim Ruggles, the Executive Director and CEO from Habitat of Oakland County, and Joshua Dugas, a volunteer in their ReStores of Oakland, talk about the importance of volunteering.

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