Two James Spirits Shows A True Sense Of Community Connection While Operating Through A PandemicBen Senseney, General Manager of Two James Spirits, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to go over everything Two James has done for the community during the pandemic, and how they are operating business currently.
MoGo Detroit's Bike-Sharing Becomes Essential Part Of Detroit Transit During PandemicLisa Nuszcowski, Founder & Executive Director of MoGo, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss MoGo's continued expansion across Detroit, and how MoGo is fairing as the pandemic continues.
Shinola Detroit "The Champs of Summer 2020" Challenge Changed To Honor, Benefit Frontline WorkersShannon Washburn, President/CEO of Shinola, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Shinola has adapted to the pandemic, as well as the success of Shinola's 'The Champ' watch challenge.
Canterbury Village CEO Talks Fall Weekend Events, Drive-In Theater, Concerts, Halloween StrollKeith Aldridge, CEO of Canterbury Village, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the drive-in theater, as well as the wide variety of events and attractions that will be open throughout the Fall season at Canterbury Village.
Former Detroit Lions Kicker Talks Upcoming NFL Season, Post-Career Work In Mental Health AwarenessFormer Detroit Lions Place Kicker, Eddie Murray, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his career with the Lions, his post career work in mental health, and to share his thoughts on the current state of the NFL.
An Endless Amount Of Fall Fun At Blake Farms' Orchard, Cider Mill, Tasting RoomAndrew Blake, President of Blake Farms and Owner of Blake's Hard Cider Co., joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss all of the fall attractions at Blake Farms, and how Blake's Hard Cider Co. has grown in recent years.
ACM Award Winning Radio Host Expands Career Into Performing Country Music With New SingleRob Stone joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his career in radio, his new song, and to catch up with her former colleague.
Lisa Germani Takes A Look Back At The Best Of Community ConnectIn an effort to highlight some of the segments that our viewers said they enjoyed the most, CW50 will be airing a special "Best of Community Connect" episode on Saturday, September 5th at 8:30am. Tag along with our host Lisa Germani, as she looks back at four segments from past shows.
Michigan's Teacher Of The Year Shares His Thoughts On Schools ReopeningOwen Bondono, Michigan Teacher of the Year, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss winning the award, and what his feelings are on the reopening of schools in Michigan.
Detroit Federation Of Teachers President Fights For The Safety Of His Members As Michigan Schools Begin To Open UpTerrence Martin, President of the Detroit Federation of Teachers, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how his members are feeling about going back to school, and what the latest developments are of the union's plans to possibly strike if safety demands are not met.
Flowers Of Vietnam Restaurant Reopens In Detroit With Expansive Health And Safety Protocols, New PatioChef George Azar, Owner/Chef of Flowers of Vietnam, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the restaurants health and safety measures, as well as how the new patio will help keep patrons safe.
Slows Bar BQ Uses ToGo and Food Truck Locations To Keep Business Going During The PandemicPhillip Cooley, Co-Owner of Slows Bar BQ, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the impact of having the to-go locations and how reopening is going downtown.
Two-Time James Beard Award Winner, Chef Andrew Carmellini, Talks San Morello ReopeningChef Andrew Carmellini, Owner of San Morello, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the process of reopening his restaurants and what they've been doing to keep customers and employees safe.
HOUR Detroit Magazine's Dining Editor Shifts Focus To Behind-The-Scenes With Detroit's Top CulinariansLindsay Green, Dining Editor of HOUR Detroit Magazine, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the August food issue of the magazine, and how her role has changed since the pandemic started.
Detroit's 'Camera Jesus' Keeps Detroit His Home Base Throughout A Career Of Traveling The WorldJoe Gall, Photographer, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his iconic photography career and why he's never moved away from Detroit.