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NACE To Bring Auto Mechanics Expo To Cobo Center

Dan Risely from the Automotive Service Association said that more than 10,000 people from a dozen countries are expected to learn about the latest in vehicle repair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–9 hours ago

From left, Rod Alberts, Denise Ilitch, and Thom Connors with host carol Cain.

Detroit’s Convention Business Makes A Comeback

Cobo Center events have doubled from three years ago.

CBS 62–06/13/2014

NEW YORK - OCTOBER 2:  Travis Simms (L) fights Bronco McKart during for the WBA super welterweight title bout at Madison Square Garden on October 2, 2004 in New York City, New York.  Travis Simms defeated Bronco McKart. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

WBU World Middleweight Championship In Showdown For Motown 4 At Cobo Center

The main event for the WBU World Middleweight Championship will be between two Michigan Boxing Superstars: Future Hall of Fame candidate and former World Champion Bronco McKart and Emmanuel Steward Protégé, Tony Harrison.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2014

(credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Spirit Of Detroit Being Scanned For 3-D Printed Mini-statue

Honey, they shrunk the Spirit Of Detroit. A prominent and popular downtown Detroit statue has been photographed countless times, but now its likeness is being scanned for a 3-D printing project.

05/08/2014

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.”

04/18/2014

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

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