Study: 2/3 Of Parents Worries About Children’s Online Safety

While the Internet is a popular and still-growing source of information, e-commerce, social networking and more, two-thirds of American parents say they are worried about their children’s safety using the Internet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2011


Wow Buying Broadstripe Cable Michigan Systems

Colorado-based Wow Internet, Cable and Phone announced last week that it has entered into an agreement to purchase Broadstripe’s cable systems in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011


U-M: Sexting Joins Top Health Concerns For Kids

According to a new University of Michigan poll, Internet safety and sexting are joining the ranks of drug abuse, obesity, and smoking as top child health problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2011


WOW! Obtains Cable Franchise In Redford

Wow Internet, Cable and Phone announced that it has been granted a cable television franchise by the Charter Township of Redford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011


Nifty Science Stuff Online

Good internet resources about science for teachers, parents and kids can be hard to come by. To make it easier for people to find the information they need for school or for their own knowledge, the Verizon foundation has funded “Thinkfinity,” a collection of websites that includes Science Netlinks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011

Steven Demink. (AP Photo/U.S. Marshals Service)

Life Sentence For Man In Online Sex Abuse Case

“When I look at the devastation that has been reaped in so many lives, I have to conclude that this is a case that justifies a life sentence,” said Judge Gerald Rosen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011

Sentencing For Redford Man In Online Sex Abuse Case

Federal prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for a Redford man who went online to persuade mothers to sexually abuse their children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2011

Man Finds Long-Lost Mother Was 1982 Homicide Victim

Jeff Earley had his wife search the Internet for information about his mother. What they discovered cracked the case and led to a fresh investigation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

Andrea Ziza (Booking photo)

Mother Gets Jail Time For Offering Child For Sex Online

A St. Clair woman who admitted to offering her four-year-old daughter for sex over the Internet has been sentenced to a minimum of 42 months behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011


WOW Wraps Up Installation In Gibraltar

WOW Internet, Cable and Phone announced Friday that it has completed installation of its fiber optic cable network in Gibraltar. The project gives rersidents and business owners of Gibraltar another choice for cable TV, Internet and phone service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2011




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