Vickie’s City Beat Blog

City Leaders In Detroit Can Learn From The Lions

Watching the Detroit Lions big comeback win in Sunday’s game against the Vikings made me think about the parallels between the city and its long struggling football team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2011

Tormented Mom Reveals Dark Secrets

I have to admit when I walked through the doors at 36th District Court in downtown Detroit with microphone, digital recorder and camera in hand, I thought it would be a “routine” assignment, covering “Constitution Day” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2011

Supporters And Critics Come Out For Kwame

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick breezed into town for two book signings this week leaving in his wake a storm of controversy

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011

Kwame Kilpatrick Coming To A Local Church

I’m curious to see how many people will turn out to see Detroit’s ex-mayor when he appears at a local church to promote his new tell-all book, “Surrendered…The Rise, Fall & Revelation of Kwame Kilpatrick.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011

Detroit Schools Chief Focuses On Student Count

Detroit public schools emergency financial manager Roy Roberts started the first day of classes at Nichols Elementary School on the city’s east side Tuesday morning. As the school bell rang, he told staffers to, “have a good year.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2011

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