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Eastern Market


Detroiters Rally For Higher Minimum Wage

Rally goers outside Russell Street Deli over in Eastern Market in downtown Detroit want to see an increase in minimum wage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

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MEDC Awards Grant For Renovation Of Detroit’s Eastern Market

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Thursday announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of a $1 million Michigan Community Revitalization Program incentive for a new community kitchen and renovation of Eastern Market in the City of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2013

Flower day at Eastern Market. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Fragrance, Plants And People Fill Eastern Market On Flower Day

An explosion of color with every kind of flower in flats and baskets seen during Flower Day at Eastern Market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2013


Bathroom Guide for Ford Field Tailgaters

You have been eating and drinking at the tailgate and it is time to go, not to the game but to the restroom. Have no fear, you will find plenty of facilities at Eastern Market and once you are at Ford Field, there are restrooms galore.


(credit: WWJ/Stephanie Davis, File)

Snyder Signs Bills For Detroit Transit, Lighting, Red Wings Arena

A lot of fanfare and a little protest in Detroit as Gov. Rick Snyder signed several bills that he says will help the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

Sal Ciaramitaro

‘Godfather Of Eastern Market’ Dies At Age 90

Sal Ciaramitaro operated Ciaramitaro Brothers Produce with his family for about 70 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012


Rules of the Road: The 10 Commandments of Tailgating in Detroit

When Moses came down from the mountain with the 10 Commandments, little did he know that in the eons to come, compiling a list of dos and don’ts would become common place. Here are the 10 Commandments of tailgating in Detroit.


Ron Jabalee Jr. is seen on a video moniter during his trial. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Man Acquitted In Parents’ Murders Offers Reward To Find Their Killer

A man once accused of murdering his parents is now hoping a $10,000 cash reward will bring forward information about the real killer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2012

Enjoy a Lions game with the proper planning (Credit: Alonzo Delarte)

Proper Planning For A Lions Game

Before heading down to Ford Field for the face-off between the Lions and the Minnesota Vikings, you wonder, just how early should you get there and what can you do before the game?


(credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Revitalizing Detroit — One Lake At A Time?

Supporters say it could be the answer to cleaning up blight in Detroit — and easing the city’s overloaded sewer system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012