Joe Louis

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Officials: Tax Payments Current At Joe Louis Arena

Officials say the company that leases Joe Louis Arena for Detroit Red Wings games is up to date on paying property taxes at the arena.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2014

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Detroit Mayor Now Accepting Ideas To Save Rec Center Where Joe Louis Trained

“…If there’s any way to save this building we’re going to.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2014

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Detroit Recreation Center Where Joe Louis Trained May Be Demolished

“It is slated to come down this fall unless someone presents a workable redevelopment plan.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

Detroit Mayor Bing speaks in front of the Brewster projects. (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Mayor Bing: Vacant Housing Project Coming Down

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says a now-vacant housing project where singers Diana Ross and the Supremes lived before becoming Motown superstars will be demolished.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012

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Rihanna To Bring ‘Diamonds’ Tour To Detroit

As announced Friday by Live Nation, the tour’s international promoter, Rihanna will be in Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21.

CBS Detroit–09/07/2012

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Joe Donovan’s Detroit History: Happy Birthday Fist!

What some decried as a negative representation of belligerence and hostility has matured into an icon of a city that exhibits courage and strength even in the face of seemingly overwhelming odds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2011


Stoney And Bill’s Mt. Rushmore: Detroit Sports Edition

From left to right: Barry Sanders, Steve Yzerman, Joe Louis and Gordie Howe as voted by the listener’s.

97.1 The Ticket–02/11/2011

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Spartans Stay Tough, Upsetting UM Hockey

Michigan State upsets rival University of Michigan hockey 2-1 at Joe Louis Arena Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/29/2011