July 4th

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

Fireworks explode over the Rose Bowl during 4th of July Taste of America. (Photo by Steve Grayson/WireImage)

Breaking From The Usual On The Fourth Of July

Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.

06/25/2012

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The History Of July 4th

4th of July means barbeques and fireworks. But it’s also arguably the most important day in our country’s history. Learn why.

06/18/2012

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Checklist For A Fun Day At The Beach Or Pool

A day of fun in the sun requires some planning. Here’s a handy checklist for a day at the beach, the lake or the local pool.

06/18/2012

Champion Eaters Compete In Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest

Competitive Eating, As American As It Gets

Competitive eating is as American as (lots of) apple pie. What does it take to be competitive in the world of competitive eating?

06/18/2012

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Part 1: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, The Classics

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

06/30/2011

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Find A Fireworks Show Near Detroit

To help make your fireworks hopping easier this year, we’ve compiled a list of events by county. Stay safe and enjoy the shows!

CBS 62–06/28/2011

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Listen Live! CBS Radio Special July 4th Programming

Listen live to special Fourth of July programming at these CBS radio stations wherever you are across the country. Whether you’re looking for summer favorites or country classics, there’s a weekend-long playlist for you and […]

06/13/2011

July 4th Getaway Begins

Holly (WWJ)  — The holiday weekend is here and thousands of campers, motorhomes and vans are on the freeways heading for campgrounds, cottages and other places for the Fourth of July.

07/02/2010

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