southwest detroit

Homeowner Shoots At Robbers, Kills One

A west side Detroit neighborhood is rattled after a suspected car thief is shot and killed Tuesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011

Fake Eviction Notice - Detroit

Bogus Eviction Notices Anger Residents

State Representative Rashida Tlaib says the phony eviction notices caused chaos in the community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

Aerial view of Southwest Detroit (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Southwest Detroit Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

People from all over Metro Detroit are joining Mexican American merchants on Bagley Street for the annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2011

Major Pot Bust In Southwest Detroit

Authorities made a major drug bust in southwest Detroit on Thursday, removing thousands of marijuana plants estimated to cost over $4 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011

Two Detroit City Employees Injured In Accident

Two city of Detroit Public Lighting Department employees are hospitalized following an early morning accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2011

Road work underway near the Ambassador Bridge in December, 2010. (WWJ Photo, File)

SW Detroit Residents Want Ramps Re-Opened

Some Detroit residents are calling for the state to take action to ease the flow of commercial trucks through in southwest Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2010

holiday shoot

8-Year-old Shot In Southwest Detroit

A shooting in Southwest Detroit has sent an eight-year-old girl and her grandmother to the hospital. When WWJ’s CityBeat Reporter Vickie Thomas arrived at the house where the shooting took place on Cabot and Arnold Street, off […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2010

UM-Dearborn, Detroit Schools Pollution Study Aided by AT&T Award

University of Michigan-Dearborn researchers along with teachers and students from Detroit Public Schools have kicked off a research project, funded in part through an award from AT&T, to study potential soil pollution in a residential […]


Help For Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm says Michigan will be receiving additional federal funding help for homeowners facing foreclosure.


Silverdome Sod To Be Planted In SW Detroit

Sod put in place for an international soccer match at the Pontiac Silverdome will be removed and taken to a field in southwest Detroit for use by a community soccer league.