LAKE PLACID, NY - FEBRUARY 24: The United States celebrates winning the gold medal during the Olympic hockey game against Finland on February 24, 1980 in Lake Placid, New York. The United States won 4-2. (Photo by Steve Powell/Getty Images)

35 Years Later, ‘Miracle On Ice’ Stands Test Of Time

Here are a few reasons why the 1980 men’s hockey team’s victory is still in fact, a miracle.


Marion Lozen (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Wayne Woman Celebrates 60 Years Of Meat-Mindedness

A Wayne woman is honored at Kroger to mark her 60th anniversary at the store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012

A scale model of the RMS Titanic. (Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Henry Ford Museum To Host ‘Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition’

An exhibition focused on the Titanic is coming to Henry Ford Museum as the 100th anniversary of the ship’s sinking approaches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

The Polish Muslims (Facebook Photo)

‘Polish Muslims’ Celebrate 30 Years Of Making Music

One of Metro Detroit’s best-known purveyors of polka is marking 30 years together.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

The USS Shaw explodes during the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941. (Credit: National Archive/Getty Images)

Veteran Remembers Pearl Harbor Bombing On 70th Anniversary Of Attack

Pearl Harbor happened on this date, December 7, 70 years ago, but one metro Detroit veteran remembers it like yesterday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

Royal Oak Post Office. (Credit: Flickr/Wigwam Jones)

20 Year Remembrance Of Royal Oak Post Office Shootings

Postal officials and employees will remember the 20th anniversary of a shooting at the Royal Oak Post Office that left five people dead and four wounded .

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2011

Chevrolet Centennial Media Event

Chevy Celebrates 100th Anniversary

The top-selling auto brand of all time, Chevrolets won America’s love with their safety, convenience, style and speed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011

Royal Oak Post Office. (Credit: Flickr/Wigwam Jones)

Controversy Surrounds Commemoration Of Post Office Shooting Anniversary

There is controversy surrounding the upcoming 20 year anniversary of the Royal Oak Post Office shooting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2011

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For Sanders Ice Cream

Friday, June 17 is the 136th Anniversary of Sanders and to celebrate, the Detroit original ice cream shop is offering $1.36 Ice Cream Cones all day!

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011


Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries Celebrates 102nd Anniversary

It’s graduation season, and that includes Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries – an organization that has provided food, shelter and services to the city for over 100 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2011