MGM Grand Casino

Van Jones moderator a lunchtiem discussion at Ford Freedom Award Luncheon at the MGM Grand Hotel. (By Edward Cardenas)

Ford Freedom Award Celebrates Leaders In Technology, Opportunities In STEM

The lunch discussion celebrating technopreneurs, and inspiring the next generation of tech leaders, was held Tuesday as part of the Ford Freedom Award events.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2015


Wolfgang Puck Pizzeria & Cucina Opens At MGM Grand Detroit

Celebrated chef Wolfgang Puck returns to MGM Grand Detroit with the opening of Wolfgang Puck Pizzeria & Cucina, the first of his two new restaurants at the hotel casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012


Best Bars And Nightclubs With Retro Nights In Detroit

Head back in time at one of Metro Detroit’s establishments that host retro nights.



Best Sommeliers In Detroit

Far from looking down on you for not knowing the answer, sommeliers love the opportunity to help their clients choose a pairing that will enhance both the food and the wine – and Detroit is home to some of the top sommeliers in the country.

CBS Detroit–10/31/2012

Scott Groat (credit: Groat family)

Reward Offered For Tips In Murder Near Casino

Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the identity of two men who attacked and fatally stabbed after he left a party at MGM Grand Detroit casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2012


Best Fireplace Bars And Restaurants In Detroit

Whether you’re looking for a romantic date or just a place to Warm up by the fire at these toasty Detroit restaurants including Dick O’Dow’s, Sidetrack, The Alibi and more.


MGM Grand Detroit Employees Ratify 4-Year Contract

Detroit’s MGM Grand Casino and union workers have finally reached an agreement after weeks of negotiations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2011

A dealer hands out chips at a table at the MGM Grand Detroit casino. (Getty Images, File)

MGM Casino Workers Reject Tentative Contract

It’s back to the bargaining table at the MGM Grand-Detroit Casino, after workers voted to reject a tentative contract agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011

Detroit Police (WWJ Photo)

Restricted Duty For Officer Accused Of Beating Man

Detroit’s police chief said he has ordered restricted duty for a police officer who is being sued over allegations that he hit a man without reason while escorting him from a casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011

Casino Patron Sues After Being Punched By Officer

A lawsuit by a Livonia man claims he was sucker-punched by a Detroit cop as he was being led out of the MGM Grand Casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2011