SUNRISE, FL - OCTOBER 13: Kyle Turris #7 of the Ottawa Senators is taken down next to the net by Brian Campbell #51 as Aaron Ekblad #5 clears the puck of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on October 13, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Florida Panthers Play In Front Of Empty Stadium [PHOTO]

When the NHL decided to have an expansion team in Florida I wonder if they really thought it would be a huge draw?

97.1 The Ticket–10/14/2014

79,444 people attended the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament semi-finals at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Final Four Sets NCAA Attendance Record

The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.


A couple looks at one of the cars on display at the NAIAS. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

VIDEO: Auto Show Opens Strong, Wows Crowds!

The two-day total slightly bests the combined first and second day numbers from 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2014

Detroit classroom (WWJ Photo, File)

New Detroit Public Schools Attendance Policy Involves Prosecutor’s Office

The Detroit Public School district is hoping its new “3-6-9” attendance policy will cut down on student absences.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

Media gather around the 7th-generation Chevrolet Corvette, the C7, after it was revealed to the media at the Russell Industrial Complex January 13, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The redesigned 2014 Corvette was unveiled at a preview of the 2013 North American International Auto Show, which opens in Detroit January 14th. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Auto Show Attendance Tops Previous Years

The auto show has wrapped up for another year, with 795,000 paying visitors to Cobo Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2013


Detroit Students To Receive Take-Home Netbooks On Count Day

Detroit Public Schools is starting a new program that provides take-home Netbook computers for students in grades 8 through 12.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012


Policy Links School Attendance, Welfare Benefits

A new policy taking effect on Oct. 1 means Michigan parents whose children don’t attend school could lose welfare cash benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

Roy Roberts (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Schools Report Great Turnout First 2 Days

If the first couple of days are any indication, attendance at Detroit Public Schools is at an all-time high.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

MI Green Team

Green Living Festival Attendance Disappoints, Makeover Due

MI Green Team Tuesday announced estimated weekend attendance of 25,000 at the Green Living Festival, about half of the 50,000 festival-goers it had planned for.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2012

North American Int'l Auto Show Features Latest Car Models From Around The World

Auto Show Weekend Attendance Best In Recent Years

Show organizers say 102,918 people were looking at the more than 500 cars and trucks on display Sunday. More than 92,000 people were at opening day Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2012