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Fr. Steven J. Kelly (credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

Pray For The Tigers At Special Service Tonight

“Bless you boys” … literally.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

‘I Wear Your Grandad’s Clothes’: Thrift Shopping Thrives

A song about thrift shopping is a huge hit — but what’s the reaction from the people who operate thrift stores?

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

Dace Chumita installs flags on a sign in front of Tiger Stadium in Detroit April, 8 1999. Monday 12 April 1999 was last opening day at Tiger Stadium. (Credit: Jeff Kowalsky/AFP/Getty Images)

Tiger Stadium Lettering Goes On Display At Historical Museum

Just as the team stands one win away from a spot in the World Series, the Detroit Historical Society has obtained the original lettering from Tiger Stadium.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2012

Sofiya Baskin (WWJ Photo/Roberta Jasina)

Exclusive: Girlfriend Opens Up About Tucker Cipriano

Accused killer Tucker Cipriano is not a monster. He is not a murderer. He is not insane. That’s according to Cipriano’s girlfriend, 19-year-old Sofiya Baskin, talking exclusively to WWJ’s Roberta Jasina.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2012

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New Tattoo Could Be Just What The Doctor Ordered

Diabetics may soon be lining up for a special new tattoo that does “tricks.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

Ruth Mossock Johnston displays a morel mushroom. (WWJ Photo/Roberta Jasina)

Morels. Mmmmm…

It’s morel mushroom season. And that little fungus among us — is valuable.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2012

D'Andre Lane (Booking photo)

Prosecutor: Father Killed, Abused Bianca Jones

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy says 2-year-old Bianca Jones of Detroit is dead, and her father D’Andre Lane is guilty of abusing and murdering her late last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2012

Dr. Scott Laker

Weight Loss Woes: What’s The Secret?

What’s the secret to quick (and healthy) weight loss? Is there a secret? WWJ’s Roberta Jasina spoke with Dr. Scott Laker, Director of Bariatric Surgery at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

Being Happy At Work Is Not Enough

University of Michigan scientists say being happy at work is nice, but something else is better:  thriving is better. Researchers say employees who are THRIVING are excited about their work.  Passionate.  Productive. They want to excel.  Succeed.  And […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2012

Remembering Viola Liuzzo

A special memorial service is being held at noon Saturday at the crypt of Viola Liuzzo at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Southfield. Liuzzo was a white Wayne State University student who was murdered by the […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012

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