(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Wayne County Dedicates First Responders Memorial

A seven-panel, black wall bears the names of 401 fallen first responders, most of them from Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013


Roadside Memorial Vandalized In Macomb County

Family members of a local couple killed in an accident last year are devastated after someone vandalized a roadside memorial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2013

Artist rendering of the future veterans memorial in Brighton. (Credit: Brighton Veterans Memorial)

Memorial Honoring Veterans To Be Built In Brighton

Work is set to begin soon on a new memorial to veterans in Brighton.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2013

What's left of the building where a makeshift Malice Green memorial was painted. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Unofficial Shrine To Malice Green Demolished

An unofficial shrine to Malice Green that stood in Detroit for 20 years has been reduced to rubble.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2013

DUBLIN, OH - JUNE 02: Tiger Woods hits his approach shot on the 13th hole during the final round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance at Muirfield Village Golf Club on June 2, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Lesson On Golf Blog: The Tiger 44

The bigger concern is this round happened on the eve of The U.S. Open which starts a week from Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/03/2013


Ceremony To Mark 60th Anniversary Of Flint Tornado

A ceremony is planned next weekend to mark the 60th anniversary of a tornado that hit the Flint area, leaving 116 people dead, and efforts are taking place to build a new memorial to the victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

Wayne County Exec Bob Ficano and other break ground on Hines Park memorial (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Wayne County Breaks Ground On First Responders Memorial

It’s something new to honor the local men and women that put their lives on the line every day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013


Support Sought To Erect $4M WWII Memorial In Royal Oak

Fundraising continues for the creation of a WWII Legacy Memorial in Royal Oak — and a familiar radio “voice” is lending his support to the project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Artist rendering of the planned Michigan WWII Memorial. (Credit:

Plans Move Forward For World War II Memorial

Plans are moving forward for a $3 million World War II memorial in metro Detroit, with bricks that will be part of the project going on display this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2013

Artist rendering (credit: Wayne County)

Monument Will Honor Wayne County First Responders

The 1.5 acre memorial will be funded by a parks millage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013



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