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AT&T Announces Investment In Detroit Stores

AT&T invests in three stores in the city of Detroit.


NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 09: A general view of Jack White's Third Man Records on March 9, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Jack White’s Third Man Records Plans To Open Midtown Detroit Store

White says the area has “always been the most inspiring area of Detroit for me as an artist and as a Detroiter.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2015

Digital rendering of the new Red Wings arena.

Revised Zoning Plan For New Red Wings Arena Put On Hold; Public Voices Concerns

The Detroit City Council got an earful Tuesday about a revised plan for a new Red Wings hockey arena and sports complex in the Midtown area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

Carhartt has leased this building in Midtown Detroit. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Carhartt To Open Retail Store In Midtown Detroit

“It’s really exciting to see all this new growth in Detroit…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

A view of Downtown Detroit looking south on Woodward Avenue is shown July 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit's emergency manager Kevin Orr filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy July 18, 2013 making Detroit the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Thousands Crowd Midtown For Annual ‘African World Festival’

Tens of thousands of people were expected to converge on the grounds of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History this weekend in Detroit for the 32nd Annual African World Festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2014


A Breakdown Of Detroit Neighborhoods

Much like many other large American cities, Detroit is home to a number of smaller, more intricate neighborhoods, each with long histories and hidden treasures to find.


Ye Olde Butcher Shoppe in midtown Detroit is closing its doors after just 16 months. Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Is Whole Foods Detroit To Blame For Failure Of Local Shop?

They were ringing up the final sales, Friday morning, at Ye Olde Butcher Shoppe in Midtown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

DTE crews make repair on line after damaging winds hit the metro Detroit area. (Credit: DTE) FILE

Midtown Hit By Power Outage, Thousands Affected

A DTE Energy spokesperson tells WWJ that the fire happened around 8 p.m. at the Garfield substation, and roughly 3,000 customers have been affected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

Whole Foods in Midtown Detroit. (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Whole Foods Store Makes Debut In Midtown Detroit

A big celebration in Midtown Wednesday as the first Whole Foods in the city of Detroit opens its doors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2013

A Detroit fire truck. (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

Tale Of Two Cities: “You Feel For The People, They Deserve Better”

As the Midtown and downtown areas continue to thrive, many in the neighborhoods say fire safety is often a bigger concern than crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2013