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PCEP Choir Hosts Benefit For Families With Medical Burdens

Watch the latest Eye On Detroit feature on the Plymouth-Canton Educational Park choir’s charity event Sunday, May 3.


Supplies are packaged by Focus Hope for families in need. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Focus: HOPE Seeks Donations For Holiday Meal Costs

Volunteers will pick up the boxes Saturday morning at the Focus: HOPE food warehouse in Detroit and deliver them to about 1,200 senior citizens.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

Rev. Timothy Kane sentenced by Judge Bruce Morrow on Dec. 15. (Photo: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Detroit Priest Gets ‘Unusual’ Sentence In Charity Theft

Wayne County Circuit Judge Bruce Morrow’s sentence calls for the Rev. Timothy Kane to be jailed during the months of December and June for stealing money from a charity for the poor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2014

Father Timothy Kane (Booking photo)

Detroit-Area Priest Convicted Of Stealing From Angel Fund Charity

A jury has found a Detroit-area Catholic priest guilty of stealing money from a charity for the poor after he denied the charges and said he wrongly signed a confession to police.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2014

Father Timothy Kane and Dorreca Brewer are arraigned via video feed. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Investigator Says Priest Confessed To Theft After Arrest: ‘He Did It For Prison Inmate’

A Detroit-area Catholic priest on trial said he had a sexual relationship with the inmate and embezzled money for the man and his family.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

(Photo: Beth Fisher)

Metro Detroit Muslims Mark The End Of Ramadan By Giving Back

Volunteer Azhar Ali said that the food drive helps fulfill their obligation of helping the needy, especially during Ramadan, which ends on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 10: Former Detroit Lion and HOF Charlie Sanders watches the action during the first day of Rookie Camp on May 10, 2013 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

St. Jude To Honor Former Detroit Lion At Charity Event

The event will look to celebrate and honor former Detroit Lion and seven-time Pro-Bowler, Charlie Sanders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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Proceed With Caution When Making Donations To Charitable Organizations

If you know the people who run the charity, you’re ahead of the game and donating wisely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 03: Offensive lineman Jake Long #77 of the Michigan Wolverines is interviewed by the media after the Wolverines 28-24 win over the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium November 3, 2007 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rams, ex-Michigan OT Long commits $1M to camp

Long said North Star Reach in Pinckney, Michigan, will get kids out of hospital beds and onto horses, canoes and zip-lines.

CBS Detroit–06/07/2014

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Injunction Stops New Rules For Charitable Gambling

A judge has stopped new regulations on Las Vegas-style charitable gambling events in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2014