This week on Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson speaks with various non-profit organizations, and individuals dedicated to promoting and encouraging the importance of reading in our community.
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Eye On Detroit - Andiamo Pasta LadiesLisa Germani visits Andiamo in Warren and speaks with CEO Joe Vicari about their 30th Anniversary. Lisa also heads back in the kitchen where the original pasta ladies make all of the Andiamo pastas and bread sticks. The pasta ladies have been making their pasta for over 30 years.
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Eye On Detroit - On Track To End HungerForgotten Harvest announces its first-ever “On Track to End Hunger” event on Saturday, August 24, 2019, to raise money for metro Detroit’s food-insecure, while providing guests with an exclusive opportunity to experience the M1 Concourse performance track in Pontiac, Mich.
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Versetta Brown-Eaddy Shares Her Story of Living With Sickle Cell DiseaseVersetta Brown-Eaddy shares more of her story living with Sickle Cell on this CW50 Web Exclusive.
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Eye On Detroit - 4th Annual Kirk Gibson Golf ClassicKirk Gibson held his 4th annual golf classic to benefit the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson's. The event was held at the Wyndgate Country Club. Former Tiger players Dave Rozema, Alan Trammell and David Wells were in attendance. In addition to help fund the foundation, Kirk was also promoting the EvsP.org gala that will be held at the Motor City Casino on October 19th.
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Michigan Matters: Mayors in MichgianPontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman, Westland Mayor William Wild and Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett appear on MICHIGAN MATTERS this Sunday and talk about their city’s imprint and opportunities.
Street Beat: Sickle CellOn this week’s Street Beat, Amyre Makupson helps to spread awareness about Sickle Cell Disease that is affecting over 100,000 people in the United States.
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Michigan Matters: The Life of L. Brooks PattersonThis week, the show will highlight video of some of his appearances on the show and in events that were filmed, such as “The Big Four” with other regional leaders.
Eye On Detroit - Buckets of RainBuckets of Rain's primary effort is focused on growing produce in their "Big Glen" garden in Highland Park, a neighborhood in Detroit. It is less than a mile from 4 large homeless shelters. Since 2012, "Big Glen" has produced hundreds-of-thousands of servings of fresh produce for the rescue missions and residents within the local community. By 2020, they aim to produce 500 thousand servings of fresh vegetables per season. This will require about 5 acres in continuous production and 5 full time seasonal employees.
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Eye On Detroit - Building HuggerAmy Swift is the CEO & Founder of Building Hugger, a Detroit-based woman-owned construction company specializing in historic window restoration. Since the launch of Building Hugger, Amy has led the company through a dramatic growth phase that has included three shop expansions, an aggressive hiring strategy, and a tenfold increase in revenue. In each stage of business and professional growth she continues to prove herself as one of Detroit’s emerging powerhouse entrepreneurs, and a vocal advocate for historic neighborhood development and opportunities for women to enter into the trades.
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Street Beat: Detroit ImprovementsOn this week’s “Street Beat,” host Lisa Germani learns how Detroit’s people and places are growing inside and out.
Eye On Detroit - Art Van Charity ChallengeThe 11th annual Art Van Charity Challenge is underway where Midwest organizations raise money, awareness, and donors through a friendly fundraising competition. Focusing on organizations committed to women, children and human services in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, and St. Louis. Participating organizations are vying for $250,000 in grand prizes to help further their missions.
Eye On Detroit AndiamoThe Joe Vicari Restaurant Group is celebrating 30 years of Metro Detroit's signature brand Andiamo's. Jackie Paige and Lisa Germani interview Rosalie and Dominic Vicari about their family and giving back to the community.
Michigan Matters: Michigan Democratic Candidate DebatesWhat transpired during the televised two night event was dissected and debated on CBS 62’s Michigan Matters
Street Beat: Crime and Cyber SafetyOn this week’s Street Beat, host Amyre Makupson learns how to be safer in this technology filled world.
Eye On Detroit - Michigan Urban Farming InitiativeThe Michigan Urban Farming Initiative is based in Detroit's North End community. Their mission is to use urban agriculture as a platform to promote education, sustainability, and community in an effort to empower urban communities, solve many social problems facing Detroit, and potentially develop a broader model for redevelopment for other urban communities.
Michigan Matters: Restaurateurs and Presidential PoliticsThe much-anticipated Democratic Candidate Presidential Debate will be held this week in Detroit. The roundtable offered thoughts on the contest as it stands today.
Street Beat: Small Businesses in DetroitWith Detroit's job market evolving, “Street Beat” host April Moss learns how small businesses are thriving in Detroit.
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