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Staying In Touch

Staying In Touch

Staying In Touch

Ron Dewey talks with people who are in touch with what's going on in the region, highlighting events in Southeast Michigan.

  • Staying In Touch -Celebrating in Touch 4 19

    April 19, 2014

    Dr. Kerry saunders, education program coordinator for the Michigan Earth Day Fest next weekend talks about the program which has been on hiatus for three years.
  • Staying In Touch-Earth Day

    April 17, 2014

    WWJ's Ron Dewey - Celebrating Earth Day, making choices that matter. Dr. Kerry Saunders, education program coordinator for the Michigan Earth Day Fest, next weekend in Rochester. being held downtown after a three-year hiatus. Friday afternoon through Sunday Dr. Saunders says there will be plenty of entertainment and education on ways to be more earth an
  • Staying In Touch-Organizing Habitat

    April 12, 2014

    Professional organizers are working with Habitat for Humanity Detroit to streamline their organization.
  • Staying In Touch--Run for Literacy 4-5

    April 5, 2014

    Keil Opperman of Detroit Central City Commuunity Mental Health on the upcoming Run for Literacy Sunday April 27th, proceeds to help their on-going adult literacy program, helping enhance reading, writing and computer skills in Wayne County, Registration details can be found at
  • Staying In Touch - Run For Literacy Sunday April 27th

    April 3, 2014

    Keil Opperman of Detroit Central City Community Mental Health on the upcoming Run For Literacy Sunday April 27th, proceeds to help their on-going adult literacy program, helping enhance reading, writing and computer skills in Wayne County, to prepare clients for the GED exam for future employment. Registration details can be found when you go to http://www.d
  • Staying In Touch-Bringing organization to an organization

    April 2, 2014

    WWJ's Ron Dewey talks with Sue Elder, president of the National Association of Professional Organizers Michigan Chapter, who with other members, work in offices and homes. They include Cynthia Gentit, who donated their talents to the Habitat for Humanity Detroit at their Operations Center. Learn more about the National Association of Professional Organi
  • Staying In Touch The Art of Aging 3 29

    March 29, 2014

    Today's Seniors are going places and doing things.
  • STAYING IN TOUCH-It's Spring. Get out for the parks.. 3 -22

    March 22, 2014

    Volunteers are badly needed to get the parks in order for summer.
  • Staying In Touch-Senior Hunger 3/15

    March 15, 2014

    A special walk to highlight the need to resolve a problem that is not often considered.
  • Staying In Touch-Hoops Classic 3-8

    March 8, 2014

    Downtown Detroit will shine on the 7th and 8th of June.
  • Staying In Touch--Mercy Education Project 3-1

    March 1, 2014

    A program to help women and girls in Detroit obtain their ‏ GED's.
  • Staying In Touch-A revitalized Belle Isle and More.. 2-22

    February 22, 2014

    DNR Parks Chief Ron Olson at the first-ever meeting of the Belle Isle Advisory Committee, on efforts to involve the city's youth in the re-habilitation of Belle Isle...
  • Staying In Touch- DeJaVu Prom Dress Resale Program

    February 15, 2014

    WWJ's Ron Dewey talks about the High School Fundraiser to benefit the Girls athletic program at one High School. It is a prom dress resale fundraiser at the Grosse Ile Country Club Feb 22&23rd and March 22&23rd
  • Staying In Touch THAW 2-8

    February 8, 2014

    The WWJ Radiothon for THAW was very successful but the need goes on.
  • Staying In Touch-Challenge Detroit 2-1

    February 1, 2014

    A woman honored for her hard work in making Detroit a better place to live.

    January 25, 2014

    WWJ's Ron Dewey examines some of the recent efforts by Gleaners Food Bank
  • Staying In Touch Salvation Army 01-04

    January 5, 2014

    Holidays come and go but the Salvation Army is always there.
  • Staying IN Touch- Washtenaw County Trail

    December 29, 2013

    A new addition enhances the trail.
  • Staying In Touch Angel Tree 12/21

    December 21, 2013

    Many families adopted under the Salvation Army program
  • Staying in Touch 12.13.13

    December 13, 2013

    St Vincent De Paul is December's partner in the CBS Cares Campaign. Executive Director Bill Brazier says the holidays are a busy time for his organization. With colder weather, they have greater demand to meet the critical needs of the less fortunate. To learn how you can help, click on
  • Staying In Touch 12.07.13

    December 7, 2013

    Keeping drop-outs in school, Information Center President and CEO Edward D'Angelo discusses Monday night's panel discussion “Stop High School Drop Out” 6pm at the Southgate Library on Dix-Toledo Road... a free seminar for youth and their parents to understand drop out risk factors, the warning signs, along with steps to prepare for college, financi
  • Staying In Touch 11.29.13

    November 29, 2013

    One line that will move faster for the holidays, Bob Ball of the Transportation Security Agency at Metro Airport says the program is expanding beyond applicants and the ultra-frequent flyers. As of October, they now have the means to choose travelers at random for the expedited pre-check lines.
  • Staying In Touch 11.24.13

    November 25, 2013

    Turning the lights back on to a holiday tradition, Patricia Janeway at the Detroit Zoo on the return of Wild Lights, a holiday light display for 24 days through the holiday season, including weekends and selected weekdays. The "Wild Lights" display first came to be in the mid-90's and continued until 2004 due to the high cost of conventional l
  • Staying In Touch 11.17.13

    November 17, 2013

    A new coalition is being formed-The Working Families Success Network. It will provide individuals and families the means of attaining greater financial stability. Learn more by clicking our link at
  • Staying In Touch Childhood development 11-09

    November 9, 2013

    Michigan can only benefit with money and resources invested in getting children off to the right start.