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Oakwood, UM-Dearborn In New Education Partnership

Oakwood Healthcare and the University of Michigan-Dearborn Wednesday announced a new research partnership dedicated to advancing knowledge about inclusive childhood education and research.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

Tom Izzo (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Tom Izzo Talks Business At Mackinac Policy Conference

Talking to WWJ Newsradio 950′s Vickie Thomas, Michigan State University basketball coach Tom Izzo offered some advice to bussiness leaders at the Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

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Leavitt: Huge Changes Ahead For Healthcare, ‘Obamacare’ Or Not

A former Secretary of Health and Human Services, Utah governor and Environmental Protection Agency administrator told the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference that huge changes are ahead for the American health care system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

Henry Ford Hospital.

Henry Ford Health System Announces $1 Billion Development

Henry Ford Health System announced a billion-dollar investment Tuesday that will eventually bring hundreds of jobs, retail and residential to a 300-acre site bordered by I-94, the Lodge Freeway, Rosa Parks Boulevard and Grand Boulevard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

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Innovation Panel: Michigan Entrepreneurship On The Rise

Gambino left what she thought was her dream job as a lawyer for the Humane Society of the United States for a life in Internet startups …

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

Ferry trip to Mackinac Island (credit: Matt Roush)

Mackinac Notebook: Fast Internet, and Tax Increases

Internet and cell phone coverage used to be dicey here. No longer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

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Snyder On Mackinac: Hire Veterans, Brag About Michigan

Gov. Rick Snyder implored Michigan’s business leaders to hire veterans and brag more about their state’s rebound in opening the Mackinac Policy Conference Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

Sandy Baruah  (credit: Matt Roush)

Detroit Chamber, Counties Launch Economic Development Campaign At Mackinac

The Detroit Regional Chamber and three southeast Michigan county economic development offices plan a $6 million, three-year joint campaign to drive economic development and investment in Detroit and the rest of the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2012

Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island (WWJ Photo. File)

Mackinac Policy Conference Kicks Off Tuesday

Hundreds of Michigan business leaders and politicians are headed to Mackinac Island for the annual policy conference hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2012