Edward Cardenas is a communicator who has worked on both sides of the notebook throughout Metro Detroit. Edward joined The Detroit News after graduating from Grand Valley State University. At The News he covered a variety of stories including high-profile court cases, environmental issues affecting Lake St. Clair, major sporting events including the Super Bowl and military stories from Selfridge Air National Guard Base – including a supersonic flight on an F-16.
Edward left the news and worked on the opposite side of the notebook by working as communications director for Congresswoman Candice Miller and press secretary for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing.
He returned to the writing side of journalism to help launch the hyper-local Patch network in Michigan. Edward was the founding editor for St. Clair Shores Patch and covered a variety of local, regional and national stories including the final space shuttle launch where he provided localized stories for Patch sites nationwide.
Edward joined WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Detroit in 2014, where he covers technology, development and new economy stories.
In his free time, Edward enjoys spending time with his family, taking in Detroit Tigers games and trying to put in a few miles of running when his schedule permits.
Metro Airport is offering tips to make flying easier this year for travelers.
Twitter will begin offering “Twitter Offers” in the coming weeks which will allow users to purchase savings offers directly from retailers.
Officials at Detroit Metro Airport will soon be able to automatically track vehicles operating on the airfield through mobile transponders.
Shoppers are expected to take to Twitter the day before Thanksgiving to share deals for the coming weekend.
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels visited Willow Run Airport Monday in advance of the 2015 Thunder Over Michigan Airshow.
America’s Thanksgiving Parade will march down Woodward, but due to M-1 construction, there will be three “pinch” points along the route.
AT&T customers flying out of Metro Airport this holiday season will be able to utilize a network ranked highest for data performance.
The Hobble Nobble Gobble, the “premier” fundraiser for The Parade Company, brought together supporters of America’s Thanksgiving Parade of all ages to Ford Field.
Walmart and Amazon are offering online shoppers pre-Black Friday deals.
Holiday festivities in Detroit kick-off Friday night with the lighting of The Salvation Army Red Kettle and Detroit’s Christmas tree in Campus Martius.