Since 1981, Pat Sweeting has been a valued employee of the nation’s oldest commercial radio station, where there’s always something to keep the adrenaline pumping in overdrive. Pat joined WWJ Newsradio 950 as a news anchor and reporter. Over the years, she has interviewed everyone from Presidents to Hollywood stars to a Grand Wizard of the Michigan Ku Klux Klan as he was pelted with vegetables by passing protestors. Pat has also been able to work on breaking news and award-winning stories.
For years you’ve also heard Sweeting bring you health and lifestyle news in a trio of feature reports: “60 Seconds on Health”, “Your Health” and “Prescription for Health.” She has now re-focused her efforts towards more general reporting, but continues to watch for interesting and exciting medical and lifestyle news from doctors, hospitals and universities at home and around the world.
A special event in Highland Park Monday focused on saving an important part of the city’s auto history.
“I think today I am newborn.”
Introducing: “America’s Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van.”
Local businesses are being encouraged to formulate a plan of action before disaster strikes.
Students had a chance to play games like foursquare and jump rope with Lions mascot Roary and former Lions safety, native Detroiter Ron Rice.
The program has given out more than $100,000 each year since 2001, now surpassing the $1 millon mark.
Some black business owners say they’ve seen strong growth in Michigan, but are frustrated at not being included in major economic development projects.
While talks are underway to avert a U.S. attack on Syria, students gathered on the Diag at University of Michigan to call on President Obama to find a peaceful solution.
Mikes Jr. admitted to beating his father, and then dumping his body in a corn field. His lawyer, however, believes Mikes will only serve about 11 years behind bars for his crime.
City and federal officials are making good on promises to raze the Brewster projects.