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Tubby’s Buys ‘Just Baked’ Cupcakes Brand

Tubby’s Grilled Submarines is now in the cupcake biz.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2015

Barbie dolls

Factory From 1800s, Where Parts For Barbie Dolls Were Made, Gets Lifestyle Lift

It produced wagons, carriages, sleighs and cars before it was turned into a toy factory.

CBS Detroit–08/02/2015

(from left) L. Brooks Patterson, Warren Evans and Mark Hackel with Michigan Matters Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain talk about regional issues and Wayne County's fiscal condition. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: The Clock Ticks As Wayne County’s Fate Looms The CEOs Debate The Options

With a financial crisis playing out in Wayne — Michigan’s largest county– the three political leaders running the region weighed in with thoughts on what comes next during a fast paced edition of “Michigan Matters.” […]

07/31/2015

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Detroit’s Bond Rating Goes From ‘Junk’ To ‘A/Stable’

The announcement comes just seven months after the city exited bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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Michigan’s First ‘Glampground’ Set To Open Up North

Many Michiganders have tried camping…but have you ever heard of “glamping”?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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Are Your Internet Devices Snooping On Your Private Conversations?

A Huntington Woods resident started to wonder about the Amazon’s Echo snooping potential within the first few weeks after he set it up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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Mini Recalls About 35K Cars To Bolster Side Crash Resistance

Mini is recalling about 35,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because they don’t meet side-impact crash-test requirements.

07/29/2015

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A New Hyatt Place Hotel Expected In Royal Oak

A $48 million project is coming to the north end of downtown Royal Oak.

CBS Detroit–07/28/2015

Detroit residents speak before City Council about a proposed land swap. credit: (Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit City Council Approves Controversial Ambassador Bridge Land Swap Deal

Some say it’s a good deal for Detroit while other argue City Council settled for peanuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

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Kroger Recalls Several Spices Found Tainted With Salmonella

Cinnamon, garlic powered, black pepper and bacon bits are all included.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

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New Food Options At Comerica Park

How about a pretzel dog? Some unique food options are available at the ballpark for the 2015 season.

A homeless man sleeps outside a window of the former Wayne County Office building.

Homeless Find Sleeping Shelter At Vacant Wayne County Office Building

It’s an unfortunate chapter in the storied history of the old Wayne County Building in Detroit.

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New Dave & Busters In Livonia

Opening Dec. 16. 2013 near 7 Mile and I-275.

Grand Circus in downtown Detroit is dressed up to look like Hong Kong for the shooting of Transformers 4. (credit: Peter Mays)

Transformers 4 Filming In Detroit

Downtown Detroit is dressed up to look like Hong Kong for the filming of Transformers 4.

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Whole Foods Detroit Grand Opening

The first Whole Foods store in Detroit officially opened for business on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.

Students from two Detroit Public Schools check out construction trade as possible career choice. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Student Construction Science Expo

Ninth graders from Detroit Public Schools got a chance to get a hands-on feel for the construction trades as a possible career choice.

Medical Center Fire Sets Crime, Arson Investigation In Motion

Workers at the Park Medical Centers said a former maintenance worker came in shooting and took a female worker downstairs before setting the building ablaze.

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