southeast Michigan


Purchasing Managers Index Shows Detroit-Area Economy Slowed In November

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index for November is at 51.9, dropping eight points from the October PMI of 58.9 and indicating slowing growth in the Southeast Michigan economy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2012


Metro Detroit Home Sales Jump In October

October was another month of solid recovery for the southeast Michigan housing market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2012

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Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Rebounds After Slump

DETROIT — The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index showed improvement for the second consecutive month. The index value of 58.9 in October is a considerable improvement over the September PMI of 50.6. An index value […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2012

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Real Estate Sales, Prices Jump In Livingston, Macomb, Wayne Counties

Real estate sales in southeast Michigan jumped 13.5 percent and the median sale price rose 12.5 percent in July from year-ago levels, the Farmington Hills-based real estate information firm Realcomp II Ltd. reported Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2012


Southeast Michigan PMI Shows Economic Slowdown

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index for July registered 54.6, down from the June PMI of 60.3.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2012

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The Destruction Of The Penn State Football Program

In the wake of the NCAA crackdown on Penn State, four Michigan natives on Penn State’s roster have a big decision to make and a lot at stake.


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Real Estate Sales, Prices Up Across Southeast Michigan

Real estate sales and prices both rose across metro Detroit in June, according to the Farmington Hills real estate information provider Realcomp II Ltd. Sales in the region as a whole were 6,491 homes and condos in June, up 5.3 percent from 6,163 a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2012

Event Notices From June 5

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012

Report: Deadly Southeast Michigan Traffic Crashes On The Rise

In Oakland County, 61 people died in traffic crashes in 2011, up from 54 in 2010, while 46 died in Macomb County, an increase over the 39 who died in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2012


First Michigan Bio-Talent Summit to Address Industry Workforce Needs

MichBio, the state’s life sciences industry association, announced Monday that it would join with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michgian to host the “Michigan Bio-Talent Summit,” an event to bring bio executives together with educators, work force development professionals and other key stakeholders to discuss bioscience talent needs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012