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Survey Shows Pure Michigan Continues to Increase Travel From Outside State

Of those lodging and tourism businesses that track where tourists come from, 62percent reported an increase in visitors from other states over the Fourth of July, according to a recent survey of members of the Michigan Lodging and Tourism Association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

The Clawson parade drew all sorts of folks and fowl. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Clawson Parade Features Just For Fun Firecracker Run

The annual Clawson Fourth of July parade had hundreds of people young and old lining 14 Mile Road Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013

A family drives by Tahrir Square, the day after former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, the country's first democratically elected president, was ousted from power on July 4, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. Adly Mansour, chief justice of the Supreme Constitutional Court, was sworn in as the interim head of state in ceremony in Cairo in the morning of July 4, the day after Morsi was placed under house arrest by the Egyptian military and the Constitution was suspended. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Events In Egypt Hit Home For Local Family

Shareef Akeel says while there are always concerns about the vacuum left behind after a military coup, we’re seeking democracy in action.

07/04/2013

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Detroit Dog Rescue Shares Tips For July 4th Activities With Your Pets

Detroit Dog Rescue wants to remind dog owners of their responsibilities to ensure their pets are safe and comfortable during the summer fun activities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013

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July 4 Is The Deadliest Day On The Road For Americans

According to research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, July 4 is the deadliest day on the road for all Americans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013

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MDOT Suspends Road Work For July 4th Holiday Weekend

MDOT is suspending as much road work as possible until 6 a.m. Monday, July 8.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2013

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Keep All Of Your Fingers: Use Common Sense When Handling Fireworks

Almost half of fireworks injuries are to a person’s hands or fingers. One-third of them are to a person’s eyes, head, face and ears.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2013

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Nearly 1.4 Million Michiganders To Travel This July 4th Weekend

In Michigan, the July 4th holiday period is traditionally the busiest time of year for the iconic family road trip.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2013

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How To Guarantee Your Own “Fireworks”

With 4th of July right around the corner, we wanted to make sure you good looking men out there take FULL advantage of the Independence Day festivities. (If you know what we mean).

07/02/2013

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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

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