Olympic Gold Medal Speed Skater Apolo Ohno Opens Up About The Mental Challenges Olympians Face2-time Olympic Gold Medal Speed Skater, Apolo Ohno, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the mental challenges olympians face, and what he calls "The Great Divorce."
Former Detroit Lion Trevor Bates Uses His Journey To Help Others Impacted By Mental IllnessTrevor Bates, a former Detroit Lion, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the moment in his life that ended his career in the NFL, but led to his life of helping others with their mental health challenges.
Former Detroit Lion Quarterback Eric Hipple Talks Breaking Down the Stigma of Mental IllnessFormer Detroit Lions Quarterback, Eric Hipple, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his son's story and how it led him to a life of advocacy for mental health.
The Importance Of The Vinyl Record Resurgence To Third Man Records In DetroitDave Buick of Third Man Records, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect as we see a tour of Third Man Records/Pressing and learn about the importance of vinyl records to the music industry.
Detroit Music Legend Tino Gross Tells The Stories of His Life Inside The Detroit Music SceneTino Gross joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his life inside the world of Detroit music, as well as his ventures in record producing.
American Music Journalist Gary Graff Knew Detroit Music Was Special The Second He Stepped Foot Into The CityAmerican Music Journalist Gary Graff, joins Community Connect Host Jackie Paige to talk about how special Detroit music really is, as well as the Detroit Music Awards
Are Developments Around Corktown Leading To An Urban Renewal Of The Neighborhood?Maria Espinosa Salinas, Executive Director of Congress of Communities, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to share the concerns and support from Corktown residents when it comes to the effects being felt from the Michigan Central Development project.
Effects of Ford's Central Station Development Project Being Felt By Corktown Residents, Both Positive and NegativeSheila Cockrel, Chair of Ford Michigan Central Development Neighborhood Advisory Council and longtime Corktown resident, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the engagement taking place between Ford and residents of Corktown in order to ensure that the wants and needs, in regards to development, are being met.
What Do Corktown Business Owners Think About Ford's Plans For The Michigan Central Station District?Bob Roberts, Co-Owner of McShane's Irish Pub and President of the Corktown Business Association, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about how he sees the future of Corktown and why he thinks the Michigan Central Station project has positives and negatives to the community.
Ford Motor Company Continues Michigan Central Station Restoration, Looks To Create Innovation Hub Of DetroitJames Courtney, External Engagement Manager of Ford’s Michigan Central Development, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss Ford's plans for Michigan Central Station and what the restoration will mean for Corktown.
Focusing on the Workforce of the Future with Grow Detroit's Young TalentMarie Hocker, Executive Director of Grow Detroit's Young Talent, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to give an overview of the programs that they offer and how they've benefited both Detroit's youth through workforce opportunities and Detroit businesses looking for young talent.
Detroit Development Fund Continues To Provide Much Needed Funding To Detroit's Small Business CommunityRay Waters, President of Detroit Development Fund, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss how his organization uses its funds to help small business that can't receive funding through bank loans, as well as assist these businesses through services such as consulting, marketing, and capital-raising.
Uncovering the Stories Within Neighborhoods with Detroit's Chief StorytellerEric Thomas, Chief Storyteller of Detroit, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect, to talk about telling the stories of Detroit's neighborhoods and what the city has been doing to highlight its residence and their stories.
A Look Inside The Revitalization of Detroit with the City's Housing, Planning and Development TeamDonald Rencher, Group Executive of Housing, Planning and Development for the City of Detroit, joins Community Connect host Jackie Paige to discuss how Detroit has become a model for urban renewal, and what how the city engages its residence to plan future projects.