Virg Bernero

Attorney General Sues Over Lansing Casino

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is attempting to block plans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Michigan Matters

Michigan Matters: Mayors Of Southfield, Lansing, Westland

This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain finds out what’s going on in several of Michigan’s big cities when Southfield Mayor Brenda Lawrence, Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and Westland Mayor William Wild discuss unique times in their hometowns.

CBS 62–09/05/2012

Salvadore Salont, DIA European Department Director (center), speaks with the Board Chairman Gargaro and museum staffers. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

DIA Millage Provides Decade-Long Security, Free Admission

With the passing of a 10-year Detroit Institute of Arts millage in Tuesday’s primary election, residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties will get in free with I.D.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012


Can Detroit Afford Its Own Police? Lansing Mayor Says ‘No’

“We can be more efficient with a county-wide law enforcement,” Virg Bernero said.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–08/08/2012

Woman Dies After Lansing Fireworks Shooting

Police say a woman has died after an apparently stray bullet hit her in the head before the Michigan capital’s Fourth of July fireworks show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

Woman Shot In Head Before Lansing Fireworks

Authorities in Lansing say a woman was apparently shot in the head by a stray bullet ahead of the city’s Fourth of July fireworks show.


Lansing EDC Signs Contract With LEAP For Economic Development

Under the terms of the agreement, the LEDC will pay LEAP $350,000 annually in exchange for the economic development services of LEAP’s 10-person team, which will include the hiring of two current LEDC employees along with a third new hire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2012

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero

Lansing Economic Area Partnership Signs Agreements With Turkey

Officials with the Lansing Economic Area Partnership traveled to Turkey Saturday along with partners at Prima Civitas Foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2012

"Occupy Wall Street" demonstrators stage a march dressed up as corporate zombies in New York, October 3, 2011. (Credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Cost A Factor; Mayor Has New Rules For ‘Occupy Lansing’

Lansing won’t give Occupy Lansing another waiver of the 10 p.m. park closing rule.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero

Lansing Mayor Seethes After Romney Takes Credit For Big Three Success

“Mitt Romney taking credit for the auto rescue is like Benedict Arnold taking credit for the American victory over the British — give me a break,” Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero said

CBS Sports Radio 1270–05/10/2012