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Chaka Khan, Macy Gray (Getty Images)

Chaka Khan, Macy Gray To Headline Detroit River Days

The musical lineup has been announced for the 5th Annual Detroit River Days festival, featuring an outstanding mix of Grammy-winning artists Chaka Khan, Macy Gray and WAR, along with some of metro Detroit’s best musical acts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

Fire House Children's Summer Field Trip. (credit:

Sign Kids Up For Free Summer Learning Experience

The Education Experience at St. Vincent and Sarah Fisher Center is pleased to announce enrollment has opened for the Children’s Summer Learning Experience.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011

The holiday weekend has many planning fun activities.

Staying Home Or Going Away This Memorial Weekend?

Barbeques, parks and family time seem to be big plans for those sticking close to home this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2011


Memorial Weekend Kicks Off Michigan Summer Season

With 3,200 miles of fresh water coastline accented by 115 lighthouses, plus more than 800 golf courses, 81 wineries, 11,000 inland lakes and 36,000 miles of rivers and streams, visitors can enjoy a perfect Michigan summer escape on land or water.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2011

Elementary kids outside

Lake Orion Superintendent Wants Year-Round Classes

The superintendent of the Lake Orion School District is proposing year-round classes. If the idea flies, it would make Lake Orion the first district in Michigan with all their schools year-round.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2011

E-Cruise Obama's Vacation Spot

The family of President Barack Obama vacationed at Acadia National Park in Maine this summer, one of the most beautiful natural settings on the East coast of the U.S.


Some Mich. Kids Lack Summer Nutrition Safety Net

Officials say Michigan needs to do a better job of getting children from low-income families to schools and other sites where they can get free meals during the summer.