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Local and State Leaders Remember Nelson Mandela

Incredible. Courageous. Honorable… those are words that Michigan political and community leaders are using to describe Nelson Mandela.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

Jack Martin, Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager, Mariam C. Noland, President, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the Honorable Dennis W. Archer of the Dennis W. Archer Scholarship Fund talk at the Community Foundation.  (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Dennis Archer Scholarship Fund Tops $1M For Minority Students

The program has given out more than $100,000 each year since 2001, now surpassing the $1 millon mark.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2013

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Of Government And Cities

The two candidates were asked in the CBS Local Forum: What is your urban agenda? Name a few struggling cities and define how your agenda would specifically affect them?


Forgotten Harvest 3rd Annual Holiday Dinner For The Homeless

Huge Holiday Dinner For Homeless Highlights Reason For The Season

Volunteers humbled by huge holiday meal for the homeless hosted by Forgotten Harvest and The Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011


Michigan Pharmacists Oppose Mail Order Merger

Several Michigan pharmacists visited Capital, trying to drum up opposition to a proposed merger of two of the country’s biggest mail-order medication operations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2011

Gov Candidates Announce Endorsements

State House Speaker Andy Dillon has announced that former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer is endorsing his run for Michigan governor.