Edward Cardenas

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

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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.

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A $50,000 donation from Tom Gores and Platinum Equity to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix led to the replacement and addition of energy efficient lights on the MacArthur Bridge which connects Belle Isle to the mainland. (Photo courtesy Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix)

Pistons Owner, Detroit Grand Prix Partner To Light Up Belle Isle Bridge

A $50,000 donation from Tom Gores and Platinum Equity to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix led to the replacement and addition of energy efficient lights on the MacArthur Bridge.

CBS Detroit–13 hours ago

Sean Downey, Comcast seniro product manager, demonstrates new technology for the company's X1 operating system. (By Edward Cardenas)

Comcast Now Offers Voice Activated Remote And Live Stream Share App (Video)

Comcast has introduced a new streaming app and voice controlled remote control for customers who have the X1 platform.

CBS Detroit–14 hours ago

The new Shepard Fairey mural in downtown Detroit was unveiled Thursday. (By Edward Cardenas)

Artist Shepard Fairey Unveils Multi-Story Mural In Detroit (VIDEO)

Street artist Shepard Fairey unveiled his latest work Thursday, a multi-story mural in downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

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Macomb Bar To Discuss Local Ties To The Fall Of McCarthyism

Retired Macomb County Judge Ken Sanborn will discuss his role in the Milo Radulovich case, which is credited with leading to the demise of McCarthyism.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

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Keyboard Cat, Screaming Goat, Annoying Orange Provide Safety Tips In Delta Video

The newest Delta Air Lines in-flight safety video features some of the Internet’s biggest stars including Dancing Baby, Roomba Cat and Hamster Eating Burrito to deliver to deliver important safety messages.

CBS Detroit–05/20/2015

Google is now including relevant Tweets in mobile search results. (Source: Google)

Tweets Now Included Google Mobile Search Results

Google searches on the Google mobile app will now include relevant Tweets from Twitter.

CBS Detroit–05/20/2015

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The Big M Conference Brings Leaders In Manufacturing To Cobo Center

SME will be hosting THE BIG M conference June 2-4 at Cobo Center.

CBS Detroit–05/19/2015

Detroit Grand Prix officials Tuesday unveiled nearly $5 million in improvements to the Raceway at Belle Isle Park, and Belle Isle, which include new pavement and improved lighting with tours and hot laps around the course. (By Edward Cardenas)

Take A Ride Around The Improved Detroit Grand Prix Race Course (Video)

Detroit Grand Prix officials Tuesday unveiled nearly $5 million in improvements to the Raceway at Belle Isle Park, and Belle Isle, which include new pavement and improved lighting.

CBS Detroit–05/19/2015

A snapping turtle attempted Tuesday to join the race car drivers on the Raceway at Belle Isle Park.  (By Edward Cardenas)

Turtle Tries To Race In The Detroit Grand Prix, Gets Rescued

A snapping turtle attempted a new take on the tortoise and the hare Tuesday on The Raceway at Belle Isle Park

CBS Detroit–05/19/2015

The renovation of two historic buildings in downtown Detroit, including 1145 Griswold, highlight the first anniversary of JPMorgan Chase's five-year, $100 million commitment to the city.  (By Edward Cardenas)

Redevelopment Of Capitol Park Buildings Highlights JPMorgan’s Investment In Detroit (Video)

The renovation of two historic buildings in downtown Detroit highlight the first anniversary of JPMorgan Chase’s five-year, $100 million commitment to the city.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

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