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Metro Detroit Fireworks Guide 2013

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, communities across Metro Detroit are celebrating with their own fireworks displays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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New Law Lets Municipalities Restrict Fireworks

After state lawmakers legalized louder, more powerful fireworks in 2011, they began hearing from residents and local officials upset about noise and safety issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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

Kensington Metropark Kicks Off Summer With Fireworks

Start the summer off with a bang at Kensington Metropark, which is hosting a “jaw-dropping” fireworks show on Saturday, June 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2013

Mich. Legislature OKs Changes To Fireworks Law

A local government could impose a maximum fine of $500 for each violation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

State House OKs Changes To Michigan Fireworks Law

The Michigan House has given the thumbs up to a bill that would allow local governments to put some limits on fireworks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

Mount Clemens Hosts New Year’s Eve Extravaganza

Downtown Mount Clemens will host a New Year’s Eve Gala that will feature plenty of activities for the whole family.

CBS Detroit–12/25/2012

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St. Clair Shores City Council: Repeal State Fireworks Law

St. Clair Shores is sending a message to the state legislature and Governor: Repeal the state’s new fireworks law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2012

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Police: No Big Increase In Fireworks Related Injuries

Local police say there was not a big increase in injuries this year, despite Michigan’s new fireworks law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012

Woman Dies After Lansing Fireworks Shooting

Police say a woman has died after an apparently stray bullet hit her in the head before the Michigan capital’s Fourth of July fireworks show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012