Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Announces Finalists for 2011 Annual Awards Gala

Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, announced today the finalists for its 2011 Annual Awards Gala, to be held Friday, Oct. 14 at MGM Grand Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011

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Baker And Cousins On Maxwell Award Watch List

It’s that special time of year when the watch lists for all the major college football awards are released, and once again this summer we begin with the Maxwell Award watch list.

97.1 The Ticket–07/08/2011

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“Monk” Actor Honored In Dearborn

Emmy award winning actor Tony Shalhoub from the hit series “Monk” was honored in Dearborn Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2011

Kid Rock. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kid Rock NAACP Award Causes Controversy

Some civil rights supporters are upset that Kid Rock is to be honored with the “Great Expectations” Award at the Detroit Branch NAACP’s 56th Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner this May.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2011

Awards and Certifications From December 14

Today’s tech-related awards and companies and individuals earning industry certifications.


Mother Seeks Son’s Killers

The grieving mother of a Detroit man, shot to death at a northwest side gas station, is asking for your help in finding his killers.


Grant To Help Develop Water Trail

A $10,000 grant will help fund the development and launch of a water trail along Lake St. Clair.


Swedish King Honors Gov For Clean Energy

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden on Thursday honored Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm with the Order of the Polar Star for her work to promote a clean energy economy.


Gov. Granholm To Receive Swedish Award

Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm will receive one of Sweden’s highest awards Thursday when King Carl XVI Gustaf presents her with Sweden’s Insignia of First Commander, Order of the Polar Star.