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Unique Day Camp Caters To Special Needs Kids

There’s a place where even the biggest physical and mental challenges are no match for summer fun.

08/01/2013

Ride For Autism This Saturday

Hundreds of Metro Detroit bikers are gearing up for a big ride this weekend, raising money and awareness for families living with autism.

07/31/2013

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Fairlane Town Center Hosts Kids ‘N Kicks Summer Walking Program

Keeping kids away from T-V and video games in the summer can be a challenge, but one area program has some cool incentives to get kids moving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

Jayne Rowse and her partner April DeBoer -- the Detroit-area nurses who filed a lawsuit to try to overturn restrictions on adoption by same-sex partners. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)  FILE

Fall Showdown In Court On Mich. Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge says he’ll hear arguments Oct. 1 on the legality of Michigan’s ban on gay marriage and adoption by same-sex couples.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2013

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Sewer-Fouled Splash Pad Prompts Illness Complaints

Officials got about a dozen calls reporting illnesses after Traverse City’s new $360K splash pad rained human waste-water on kids.

07/08/2013

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Detroit Bus Company Gets Grant To Give Kids A Lift

The Detroit Bus Company is taking on a new mission: getting the city’s kids to summer employment and after school programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2013

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Help Needed To Feed Hungry Kids This Summer

A lot of Metro Detroit kids are looking forward to the end of the school year — but for some, summer means hunger.

05/31/2013

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Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In Detroit

In Detroit, summer reading programs for children abound and these five are some of the best around.

05/31/2013

Kids Battle It Out In Healthy Cooking Competition

It’s like “Iron Chef” — only middle school style.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

Matt Stafford talks to students in Troy. (credit: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan)

Lions’ Stafford Talks Fitness At Local School

An NFL star joins forces with a young Metro Detroiter in helping kids make a play for better health.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2013

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