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A US WWII veteran stands in front of US flags during a US-German D-Day commemoration ceremony in honour of airborne soldiers on June 5, 2014 in Picauville, northern France. The D-Day ceremonies on June 6 this year mark the 70th anniversary since the launch of the vast military operation by Allied forces in Normandy, which turned the tide of World War II, eventually leading to the liberation of occupied France and the end of the war against Nazi Germany. (AFP PHOTO / JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD)

Metro Detroit Veterans Share Their D-Day Memories

A handful of World War II veterans commemorated the 70th anniversary in Dearborn at a screening of “D-Day” in 3D.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2014

A member of the Garden City High School MI-86 Air Force JROTC. (WWJ/ Pat Sweeting)

Museum Exhibit Highlights Artifacts Surrounding JFK’s Assassination

They came by the hundreds to Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn — filing past the Presidential limousine in which President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2013

Former Secret Service Agent Clint Hill gave a first-hand account of the events that happened the day President Kennedy was assassinated. (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Former Secret Service Agent Gives First-Hand Account Of JFK Assassination

Clint Hill was the man seen in the Zapruder film frantically climbing onto the back of President Kennedy’s limousine as shots rang out in Dallas Nov. 22, 1963.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2013

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The Perfect Long Weekend In Detroit

Looking for the best way spend an extra-long weekend in Metro Detroit? There’s an incredible amount of things to do in Motown.

09/14/2013

Hi, I'm Gon Kirin. You might not want to stand too close when I sneeze. (WWJ photo by Matt Roush.)

Maker Faire Detroit: DIY, Tech, Nerd Heaven

More than 400 makers are gathered in the parking lots of the Henry Ford Museum this weekend for the fourth annual Maker Faire Detroit, a spinout of Make Magazine that celebrates the tinkerer, the do-it-yourselfer, the science geek, and the artist.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2013

(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Best Permanent Exhibits In The Detroit Area

Experience great art and culture any time of the year with Detroit’s best permanent exhibits.

07/15/2013

Photo Credit: The Henry Ford

Touring Henry Ford’s Past

Richard Snow worked at American Heritage for nearly forty years, the last 18 of them as editor-in-chief. He has written several books, the most recent being I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford.

06/12/2013

Inside the Henry Ford Museum (Credit The Henry Ford)

Henry Ford Museum Hosts ‘America’s World’s Fairs’ Artifacts Exhibit

Discover the future, as imagined by the innovators, architects and designers of the past, in Designing Tomorrow: America’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s, the newest exhibition opening inside the Henry Ford Museum on April 27.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

Civil rights icon Rosa Parks waves to the audience

Best Ways To Celebrate Women’s History Month 2013 In Detroit

During March, many different events are held throughout the Detroit Metro area to celebrate Women’s History Month.

CBS Detroit–03/04/2013

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Dodge, poses with the Series Championship Trophy after the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 18, 2012 in Homestead, Florida. (Credit:  Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Brad Keselowski To Meet Fans At Henry Ford Museum

Now is your time to celebrate with NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Brad Keselowski as he returns home to Michigan on Jan. 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2013

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