A rockhopper penguin is pictured on November 19, 2012 in Tierpark in Munich, southern Germany. AFP PHOTO/ Marc M�ller/ GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read Marc Muller/AFP/Getty Images) FILE

Detroit Zoo Penguins Undergo Cataract Surgery

“Frozen” it’s not — but this chilly tale has a happy ending, too.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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Detroit Zoo Gets $3M Grant For New Penguin Center

The center will feature a penguin “deep dive” with views above and below water as the birds dive and soar through a chilled 326,000-gallon, 25-foot-deep aquatic area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2014

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?


Penguins 4, Red Wings 1

NHL scoring leader Sidney Crosby also scored two goals to help the Penguins win.

97.1 The Ticket–12/14/2013

(credit: Detroit Zoo)

Detroit Zoo Welcomes 7 New Rock-Hopping Residents

The Detroit Zoo has some new tuxedo-clad residents on display: Seven rockhopper penguins from Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings handles the puck against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the game at Consol Energy Center on December 13, 2011 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Wings 4, Penguins 1

The Penguins got on the board first but it was the only goal they would see as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/13/2011

(Credit: J. J. L’Heureux)

Penguin Photo Exhibition Comes To Detroit Zoo

The Detroit Zoo will present ”Penguins: A Photographic Expedition” by artist and photographer J.J. L’Heureux at the Ford Education Center Oct. 1 through Dec. 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2011

B.J. Cunningham #3 of the Michigan State Spartans catches the ball against Donald D'Alesio #8 of the Youngstown State Penguins during an NCAA football game at Spartan Stadium on September 2, 2011. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

MSU 28, Youngstown 6

Kurt Hess found Jelani Berassa over the middle for a short touchdown pass in the second quarter, and suddenly, Youngstown State had a chance to tie the game against its heavily favored host.

97.1 The Ticket–09/03/2011


Jim Carrey Makes A Splash In “Mr. Popper’s Penguins”

Jim Carrey hasn’t been seen on the big screen much since 2009’s “I Love You Phillip Morris.” But, he returns this weekend and makes a big splash in his latest project, “Mr. Popper’s Penguins.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011

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Wings Fall To Penguins In Shootout

Two power-play goals for the Red Wings in the third period let them tie the score in regulation play but Detroit ends up losing in a shootout to the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 on Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/21/2011


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