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Alex Brewer, known as HENSE, has created a mural on the side of the M@dison Building in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Two Detroit Buildings Receive ‘Outstanding Building Of The Year’ Awards

The M@dison Building and the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center have won “The Outstanding Building of the Year” award.

07/10/2015

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Gov. Snyder Signs Law Ending Michigan Film Incentives

A law ends state incentives that encourage the production of movies and TV shows in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 18:  NFL player Matthew Stafford (R) and Kelly Hall attend the 2nd Annual Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards at Barker Hangar on February 18, 2012 in Santa Monica, California.  (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford’s Wife Teases New Dish Network Commercial

Matthew and Kelly Stafford have filmed a new Dish Network commercial.

07/10/2015

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Saturday Is FREE Slurpee Day

The only thing better than an ice-cold Slurpee on a sunny, balmy summer Saturday is a free ice-cold Slurpee.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2015

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Oakland County Is ‘Roaring Back From Ravages Of Great Recession,’ Says L. Brooks Patterson

After a few so-so years, business appears to be booming again in Oakland County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

Residents gather in a Detroit church to voice concerns about the Grand Prix Race. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

City Residents Voice Concerns Around Hosting, Set Up Of Grand Prix Race On Belle Isle

Residents voiced concerns about practical issues surrounding the Grand Prix Race in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

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State Loses Appeal Over Tax Break In Certain Home Sales

The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of home sellers in a tax dispute involving property in a market that’s down or slowly recovering.

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

Shepard Fairey in Detroit. (WWJ/Ed Cardenas)

Artist Or Outlaw? City Wants Street Artist Shepard Fairey Back In Detroit To Face Charges For Tagging

Is there a fine line between artist and outlaw when it comes to street art?

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

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Facebook Updates News Feed Controls

Facebook users will now have more control over their News Feed through a new feature introduced Thursday.

07/09/2015

National Coney Island will celebrate its 50th anniversary with 50 cent coneys. (Source: National Coney Island)

National Coney Island To Offer 50 Cent Coneys For 50th Anniversary

National Coney Island will offer 50 cent coneys Tuesday to celebrate the restaurant chain’s 50th anniversary.

07/09/2015

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Pretzel dog (credit: Edward Cardenas/WWJ)

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.

(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

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.

(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

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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