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Best Places To Buy Fireworks In Detroit

Don’t bother driving to Ohio for your backyard fireworks show for this 4th of July. There are dozens of good local shops to get your cakes, sparklers and firecrackers in the Detroit area.

06/17/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

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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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