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Angels’ Night

Angels Night (Mike Fisher)

Angels’ Night Volunteer Campaign Begins

Executive Fire Commissioner Donald Austin noted a 55% drop in arson fires in 2011 versus the same three-day period a year earlier, in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012

Photo Credit: blighbusters.org

Best Volunteer Opportunities For Kids In Detroit

Volunteering not only teaches kids about the needs of others, it also instills in them a sense of responsibility and purpose. These local volunteer opportunities give kids a chance to make a difference in their own community.

04/13/2012

Mayor Bing thanks volunteers for Angel's Night success. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Angel’s Night Victory For The City Of Detroit

With the final tally in — it looks like a huge victory for Angel’s Night volunteers and the city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2011

SALEM, MA - OCTOBER 27:  Costumed people dressed as witches walk though the street next to the old Town Hall as they visit the town where, back in 1692, witch trials took place, October 27, 2005  in Salem, Massachusetts. Thousands of tourists come to attend the large Halloween festival.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mayor Bing: Weekend’s Arson Fires Down 50%

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said there has been a 50 percent reduction in the number of fires over the first two days of the Angels’ Night campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Still Time To Volunteer For Angel’s Night Patrol

A spokesman for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, Dan Lijana, says things were pretty quiet Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2011

Residents gather before monitoring neighborhoods for Angel's Night. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Halloween Curfew In Effect Saturday – Tuesday

The three night Angel’s Night period begins Saturday night in Detroit to help cut down on arson fires in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

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Detroit Angels’ Night Campaign Kicks Off

It’s once again time for the city’s annual Angels’ Night campaign, when volunteers work together to keep Detroit’s families, residents and neighborhoods safe during the Halloween weekend October 29-31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

WWJ's Vicke Thomas visited the repair shop for Detroit fire vehicles.

Are Detroit Firefighters Underequipped To Fight Arson?

There are mixed messages circulating as to whether or not Detroit firefighters are ready for a weekend some expect to be riddled with arson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011

Angel’s Night Patrols Set To Begin In Detroit

Detroit’s Angels’ Night enforcement doesn’t officially get underway until this weekend, but some volunteers are already making sure their corner of the city is safe.

10/27/2011

Detroit Firefighters, Police Prepare For ‘Angel’s Night’

In a typical 24-hour period in Detroit, 20 to 30 fires are reported, but the night before Halloween sees a dramatic rise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2011

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