Renaissance Center

New LED Signs Top GM Ren Cen

Utah-based lighting specialists Yesco said Tuesday they’ve completed the installation of new LED lighting atop the Renaissance Center, downtown Detroit’s most prominent building and world headquarters for General Motors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012

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Detroit Downtown Architecture Ranked In Country’s Top 10

In a ranking of the top 10 downtowns in the country, the site placed Detroit at No. 9, largely on the strength of its pre-World War II buildings.

CBS Detroit–01/18/2012

Best Architecture In Detroit

As one of the oldest and most historic cities in the country, Detroit has a mixture of classic and modern architecture that makes for a remarkable skyline.


Neighborhood watch

Businesses Partner With Detroit Police For ‘Project Lighthouse’

More than 20 businesses have partnered with police to make Detroit’s Central Business District a safer place to live, work and play.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011


Detroit River Days Festival Brings Summer Fun

The 2011 River Days Festival kicks off at 4 pm on Thursday, June 23 and runs through Sunday, June 26 along Detroit’s riverfront.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2011

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Detroit Looks To OK Themed Lights Atop RenCen

Tiger stripes could soon be shimmering across the downtown skyline if Detroit officials agree to revamp a zoning ordinance to allow electronic themes to shine atop the Renaissance Center’s towers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

Event Notices From May 25

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2011

Teen Shot On Detroit’s Riverfront

Detroit Police investigating a shooting outside the Renaissance Center after an argument between two teens erupts in gunfire Sunday night.


GM, Great Lakes Electronics To Recycle At Ren Cen

On Friday, May 20, General Motors and Great Lakes Electronics Corp. are hosting the first ‘Electronic Equipment Recycle Day’ at the GM Renaissance Center Complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2011

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton) File

Blue Cross Begins Move To Downtown Detroit

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has begun consolidating its work force in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011