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CBS 62 – Win a Four-Pack of VIP Tickets to “Diego and Frida” at the DIA

Can’t wait to see “Diego & Frida” at the DIA? CBS 62 is giving YOU a chance to score tickets!

CBS 62–07/02/2015

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Detroit’s Iconic Joe Louis Fist Sculpture Getting Makeover

The monument to the late heavyweight champion was commissioned with a $350,000 grant from Sports Illustrated magazine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015

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Joe Louis Fist Gets New Cables, A Good Cleaning

Detroit’s famous fist is getting a bit of a facelift.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015

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Diego Rivera And Frida Kahlo Goes Virtual With Instagram Scavenger Hunt

The Detroit Institute of Arts has launched an Instagram scavenger hunt of locations Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo visited around metro Detroit in the early 1930s.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015

Mexican actress Salma Hayek poses as she arrives for the screening of the film "Carol" at the 68th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southeastern France, on May 17, 2015.     AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE        (Photo credit should read VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Salma Hayek’s ‘The Prophet’ Gets Michigan Debut, 3 Screenings

Opening night for the film, based on poems by Lebanese poet Khalil Gibran, is Friday on the lawn of the Detroit Institute of Arts — and it’s free.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015

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Discussion Planned In Detroit About Museums, Public Trust

The Detroit Institute of Arts is hosting a discussion about art museums and the public trust during the annual meeting of the Association of Art Museum Directors.

CBS Detroit–05/31/2015

(Just one of the many historic boats docked in Bay City to explore on Memorial Day. Photo Credit: Michael Ferro)

Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Detroit

Memorial day is a beautiful time to relax with family and friends for a short getaway in Michigan.

05/16/2015

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DIA Considered Selling Van Gogh To Buy Other Art

Director Graham Beal said he considered selling the painting after Detroit’s December exit from bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In Detroit

Detroit has some of the country’s best museums, with plenty of family-friendly exhibits to boot!

05/12/2015

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts In Detroit

Celebrate Mother’s Day by walking around the formal gardens forever, or the fantastic brunch overlooking the Detroit River. Give mom a day she’ll always cherish, an experience that will last a lifetime, and bring a smile to her face each time she thinks of her special day.

05/08/2015

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