Campus Martius

Art Van brought 55 sofas to Detroit Friday to celebrate the launch of their new fall catalog. (By Edward Cardenas)

Nigel Barker Shows Detroiters How To Take A ‘Soafie’ (VIDEO)

Celebrity photographer Nigel Barker took part in a “sofa flash mob” in Detroit and shared tips on how to take the perfect selfie.

CBS Detroit–09/12/2014

The  Jazz Festival underway in Detroit. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Detroit Jazz Festival Soothes The Downtown Airwaves On Labor Day Weekend

More than 100 performances will take place over the course of the entire holiday weekend on four different stages from Hart Plaza to Campus Martius.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2014

Students joined local organizations and musicians Tuesday to kick off the Uniting Detroit Initiative. (By Edward Cardenas)

Uniting Detroit Aims To Empower Youth Through Music and STEM (VIDEO)

The Uniting Detroit Initiative launched Tuesday with plans to use music to help students in science, technology, engineering and math.

CBS Detroit–08/26/2014

Bill Emerson lifts the championship trophy given to Quicken Loans for winning the Live Downtown Games. (By Edward Cardenas)

Quicken Loans Tops In The Live Downtown Games

After a week of athletic and philanthropic competitions around Detroit, a team from Quicken Loans was crowned champion of the Live Downtown Games.

CBS Detroit–07/24/2014

Downtown Detroit was decked out for Detroit's 313rd birthday. (By Edward Cardenas)

Not Quite 313 Birthday Wishes For Detroit, But Close! (VIDEO)

Detroit turned 313 Thursday and a party was held in Campus Martius to celebrate the birthday. Watch the birthday wishes!

CBS Detroit–07/24/2014

Downtown Detroit employees are looking forward to more housing and shopping options that may accompany the new Red Wings Arena. (By Edward Cardenas)

Downtown Detroit Goes From “Vacant” To Vibrant (VIDEO)

Downtown Detroit is seeing a growth housing, restaurants and entertainment in recent years, and one leader says the city will rival Chicago.

CBS Detroit–07/24/2014

(credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Red Wings ‘Bobble Head’ Bandit Busted, Detroit Police Say

“Well, whether it’s a bobble head or it’s a shooting incident, we’re about our business,” said Chief James Craig.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2014

(Photo: Laura Bonnell/WWJ)

Water Main Break Closes Campus Martius

“You can hear the water, it sounds like it’s an ocean,” reported WWJ’s Laura Bonnell.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

Ice sculptures on display as part of the Winter Blast coming to Detroit in February. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

2014 Winter Blast At Campus Martius Gearing-Up For Big Draw

Organizers say sub-zero temperatures were just right for the roll-out for this year’s Winter Blast at Campus Martius Park in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2014

Campus Martius Tree

Festive Attractions Through the Eyes of a Detroit Musician

The future of Detroit is looking super bright…literally. Have you seen the colorful lights up and down Woodward Avenue? The holiday spirit is in the air!

CBS 62–12/12/2013

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