Michigan State Police Collecting Purses, Personal Care Items For Sexual Assault SurvivorsMichigan State Police is collecting new purses and personal care items to support sexual assault survivors through its annual "Purses with a Purpose" program.
InsideOut Literary Arts Helps Detroit Youth Discover Themselves through Poetry with Citywide Poets Afterschool ProgramJustin Rogers, Program Coordinator for Citywide Poets, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the program in Detroit and the impact it has on students' lives.
Raun K. Kaufman Develops New Method for How to Turnaround a Situation When an Autism Crisis OccursRaun K. Kaufman joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss his life story and his reversed autism diagnosis. He also discusses his new Autism Crisis Turnaround program.
Highland Park School Board Plans To Bring High School BackThe high school subcommittee is hosting community forums to get feedback from residents.
Detroit Jazz Fest Returns to In-Person Format for 2022!Chris Collins, President of the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his career and the in-person return of the Detroit Jazz Festival.
Detroit Officials Drafting Plan For $60 Million Flood Recovery GrantThe Cron family has been calling Lakewood near Jefferson home for 22 years, but last June their cozy bungalow was damaged by floods.
HAP Donates $75K To Detroit Schools For Coats, Personal Care ItemsThe Detroit Public Schools Community District says 6,000 -- or about 12% -- of the student population will benefit from the donation.
Detroit Police Officers Bridging Community Gap With ‘Skate With A Cop’, Other EventsThe Detroit Police Department holds events throughout the year in order to bridge the gap between officers and the community, and Wednesday they visited Detroit Wheels Roller Rink on the city’s westside with some very special youth.
Community Clubs Receive $30,000 To Fund Neighborhood Clean-Up EffortsThe funds will be used for blight removal, illegal dumping, vacant lot and alley maintenance.
Donations For Ukrainians Pour Into Metro Detroit WarehouseDonations intended to assist those both defending and fleeing Ukraine are pouring into a Metro Detroit warehouse.
Wayne State University THINK Lab's Dr. Hilary Marusak Studying the Impact of Childhood Stress, TraumaDr. Hilary Marusak, Director of WSU's THINK Lab, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about her love of science, getting more girls into the industry, and what she does at the THINK Lab to help children in our community.
Two Sisters Combine Their Respective Loves of Fashion and Business to Create DEVIATE FashionCassidy and Kelsey Tucker, Co-Founders of Deviate, join Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss their journey building a brand together, and why it was important for them to build their fashion label in Detroit.
Tyra Moore Pays Forward The Support She Received as a Teen Mom to the Community's Young MothersTyra Moore, Founder of A Girl Like Me, Inc., joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about her journey from teen mom to supporting other teen moms with the resources they need to help raise their new baby.
Michigan State Police Trooper Rescues Swan From Side Of I-696 In Metro DetroitMSP said the trooper spotted the swan on the shoulder of Interstate 696.
Midland Tea Lounge Hosts Fundraiser In Support Of UkraineA tea lounge in Midland hosted a fundraiser over the weekend, selling donuts adorning the Ukrainian flag to raise money.