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Shirley Stancato, CEO of New Detroit with Carol Cain on the set of Michigan Matters. (credit: CBS 62)

Issues Of Race In Metro Detroit Under A Microscope

“Our goal at New Detroit is achieving a time when race is no longer an issue in this region and no longer an obstacle to progress for our city, region and state.”

14 hours ago

Discover The Dinosaurs

Discover The Dinosaurs Returns to Detroit!

While supplies last, CBS 62 has YOUR tickets to Discover the Dinosaurs! We are giving away FREE tickets to this weekend’s event. Read on for more info!

CBS 62–04/03/2014

SME Rapid

SME’s 3D Printing Conference To have Largest Show Floor Ever

The SME, formerly known as the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, says its 2014 Rapid Conference and Exposition shows the rising interest in 3-D printing — what SME calls “additive manufacturing” — with the largest exhibit floor in the show’s 24-year history, along with a record number of presentations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2014

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano (Credit: WWJ  Newsradio 950) FILE

Ficano Highlights Economic Growth During State Of County Address

Ficano pointed to the recently-renovated Cobo Center as one example of his efforts to spur economic growth in the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

One of the boats on display at the Detroit Boat Show. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Get A Jump On Summer During The Detroit Boat Show At Cobo Center

Boat Show manager Nicki Polan says they have 40 new boat model introductions at the show and boats are at all price points.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2014

SME Rapid

World’s Experts In 3D Printing Coming To Detroit

There’s been a lot of hype about 3D printing lately — 3D printed pizza, chocolate, toys, cell phone accessories — even precision manufactured products like hearing aids. With 3D printers falling to under $500 in price, there are predictions that there will soon be one in every home. Well, the world’s 5,000 foremost experts in 3D printing will gather at Detroit’s Cobo Center in June for a global conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Visitors Bureau Reports Uptick In Conventions

It’s thanks, in part, to the Cobo Center renovations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2014

Mark Hackel, Macomb County Executive (L), Sergio Marchionne, CEO, Chrysler/Fiat (R) (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

WATCH ‘Michigan Matters’ Auto Special: Heard From Leaders In The ‘D’

Read comments heard from movers and shakers at Cobo Center during taping of a special “Michigan Matters” program which airs this Sunday 11:30 a.m. on CBS 62.

01/24/2014

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

WWJ's Auto Beat Reporter speaks with Ford CEO Alan Mulally. (WWJ/Amy Pagliaroli)

Charity Preview At Auto Show Raises $4.8 Million For Children’s Charities

The North American International Auto Show Charity Preview took center stage among the ultramodern auto designs within the halls of Cobo Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2014

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