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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

Best Places To See Fireworks In Detroit

Celebrate the 4th of July at one of Metro Detroit’s hundreds of events around town and in the city as fireworks explode this holiday.

06/21/2013

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Best 4th Of July Parties In Detroit

From street parties and neighborhood shindigs to beer bashes in the park, Detroit knows how to party for the 4th of July.

06/20/2013

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Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts.

06/04/2013

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Top 5 Patriotic Movies

While America does love its movies about sexy bank robbers knocking off banks and street-racers smashing up cop cars, there’s still always an audience for a good patriotic movie. Whether it’s about the US of […]

06/02/2013

Legal Fireworks Bring Bigger Bang

The new Michigan Fireworks Safety Act really sparked this Fourth of July.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2012

Riverview Teen Killed On Way Home From Fireworks Show

The Fourth of July holiday got off to a tragic start in southeast Michigan, after a car full of teenagers on their way home from a fireworks show was involved in a deadly crash on I-75.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2012

The beach at Lake St. Clair Metropark (Credit: metroparks.com)

Lake St. Clair Metropark Closed; No Swimming As Temps Soar

As many head to the beach to celebrate Independence Day, a popular Metro Detroit swimming destination is closed for business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2012

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Part 2: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, Modern

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered!

07/04/2012

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