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Detroit Fireworks


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Guide To 2013 Detroit Fireworks

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will line the shores of the Detroit River to enjoy the 55th annual Ford Fireworks presented by Target on Monday, June 24.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013


Security Increased For Detroit’s Fireworks Display

Security is being upgraded for an annual fireworks display in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

View of Detroit from a picnic table on Belle Isle (istockphoto)

Belle Isle Shows Off Improvements In Time For Detroit Fireworks

The Belle Isle Grand Prix took eight weeks to build and just two weeks to tear down. But organizers didn’t just clean up the island, they improved it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

(credit: istock)

Detroit Mayor: Fireworks Will Be ‘Safe’ Event

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is inviting area residents downtown Monday night for a “safe” holiday celebration — just one week after the police chief warned of rumored plans for gang violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2012


Suburbs Will Help Police Fireworks, But It’ll Cost Detroit

Oakland and Macomb county executives say both counties will deploy their deputies with the full expectation of total reimbursement by the City of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2012

America's Thanksgiving Parade 2011 (credit: Steve Wiseman /CBS Radio Detroit)

Gang Violence, Budget Crunch Threaten Holiday Events In Detroit

This could be the last year for Detroit’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and fireworks display.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2012


Two Teens Wounded By Gunshots At Fireworks

Police say a 14-year-old boy and 16-year-old girl were wounded by gunshots at the 53rd Annual Target Fireworks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011


Fireworks A Feast For The Eyes

Tens of thousands of people came to Detroit to get the closest look at the spectacular display in the sky.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2011