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Detroit Library Official Says FBI Raid Over Contracts

The FBI won’t comment, but the president of the Detroit Library Commission says agents appear to be interested in contracts to two technology firms for at least $2 million to update the computer system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012

FBI Raids Detroit Public Library Offices

The FBI is staying quiet for now about a raid at the main office of the Detroit Public Library.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2012


Detroit Library To Host Barack Obama Photo Exhibit

The Detroit Public Library’s main branch and Children’s Library are hosting an exhibit that provides an intimate look at the first African-American President of the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2012

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5 Tips For A Successful Garage Sale In Detroit

Follow these tips and the customers will have no reason to stay away.


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Best Libraries In Detroit

If you find yourself searching for knowledge in the city of Detroit, you will not have to look very far. The city is home to several libraries that are open to the public.

CBS Detroit–01/04/2012


Chevy Volt Picked As 2011 ‘Collectible Car Of The Future’

From America’s new cars and trucks launched in 2011, the Chevrolet Volt will become the most desired by future car collectors, according to a prediction by the Friends of the National Automotive History Collection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

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Detroit Town Hall Meeting Addresses Home Foreclosures

A distinguished panel of experts are gathering in Metro Detroit on Saturday for a free public town hall meeting to help those who are facing foreclosure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

Ex-mayor of Detroit - Kwame Kilpatrick.

Concerns About Ex-Mayor’s ‘Skype’ Appearance At Detroit Library To Promote Book

Initial Facebook feedback saying the library better not be paying for the Kiplatrick appearance, because it would be using their tax dollars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2011


“Cycle for Literacy” Focus: Keep Detroit Libraries Open

With the possibility that six Detroit Public Library branches may close because of shrinking funds, some Detroiters are working to keep awareness and the doors to the libraries open.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2011

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“Cycle for Literacy” Bike Ride To Save Detroit Libraries

Several community groups are joining together for “Cycle for Literacy,” a bike ride with one goal: saving Detroit’s libraries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2011