To a chorus cheering ‘Lou’, the man known during his career as Sweet Lou Whitaker returned to Detroit to be honored.
“It’s really to celebrate reading and all of the benefits it can have,” Van Roekel said.
Fomer Tiger Pitcher Denny McClain — who won 31 games for the Tigers in 1968–has no doubt about which team was better. “Well, the 68 team was so much better,” said McClain.
Genrich plans to attend Wayne State University in the fall, majoring in journalism.
“Over 25 percent of private scholarship deadlines occur in March, with over $3.5 million on the table for students to win.”
“It’s not something you talk about with your friends, like ‘Hey, I’m really thinking about setting up my 401K.’ Nobody talks about that.”
The school is taking kids 14 to 19 years old out of full-time classrooms and providing them with an iMac laptop and access to a lab — so they can learn at their own pace and around their own schedule.
WWJ anchor Greg Bowman is being awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Michigan Associated Press this Saturday.
More than 100 volunteers are joining with teachers to kick off the brand-new Holiday Learning Fest in 18 schools to boost education for more than 1,000 Detroit students.
Middays are always busy for WWJ’s Greg Bowman. There’s the spot log and the impeccable timing… but come night fall, the master of the mic transforms into a character you have to see to believe.