Cass Community Social Services

Ruth Fruehauf, Author of "Singing Wheels:  August Fruehauf and the Fruehauf Trailer Company," and Michigan Matters host Carol Cain. (credit: Ken Bryant, Jr. CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Of Semi-Trailers, Shoes And Elephants

August Fruehauf invented the semi-trailer 100 years ago which helped shape the 20th century.


Rev. Faith Fowler sports a pair of "Detroit Treads," flip flops made from illegally dumped tires found across the city. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Group Transforms Illegally Dumped Tires Into ‘Detroit Treads’ Sandals

It’s a locally made flip-flop for those “tired” of the same old style.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2014

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Catch The Detroit Fireworks With Isiah Thomas At A Special Fundraising Event

The 9th annual “Catch The Fireworks With Cass” fundraiser will be held at Coach Insignia atop the Detroit Renaissance Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2014

Detroit Warming Centers Meeting Rising Demand

The city of Detroit says two warming centers have extended their hours to accommodate rising demand during the bitter cold snap.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2013

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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.