Woodward Avenue


Woodward Avenue In Line For On-Street Bike Rack

A stretch of Detroit-area roadway that’s beloved by classic car aficionados is expected to get a little friendlier for bicyclists.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2013

Ther One Woodward Ave. building in Detroit. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Rock Ventures Buys Another Detroit Skyscraper, One Woodward Building

Rock Ventures Monday added another 333,000 square feet of class-A downtown Detroit office space to its growing real estate portfolio. The company completed the purchase of the 26-story One Woodward building, located on the corner of Jefferson and Woodward avenues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2012

Heading south on Woodward Avenue into the city. (credit: WWJ/Marisa Fusinski)

Public Input Sought On Woodward Mass Transit Plan

Residents along the Woodward Avenue corridor are being asked for their input at a series of hearings starting Monday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2012

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

First Midtown Theatre To Be Restored

Work currently is underway to finish a project 10 years in the making — the restoration of The Woodward Avenue Garden Theatre.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2012

Denise Ilitch and Cindy Goodaker appears on Charlie Langton's morning show. (credit: CBS Detroit)

Denise Ilitch: What’s Wrong With Light Rail?

“It’s official, it’s economical, it’s fast. I mean… what’s the knock on light rail? What’s wrong with it?” Detroit businesswoman Denise Ilitch asked on Charlie Langton’s morning show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2012

Gateway Marketplace groundbreaking (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Groundbreaking Held For Meijer Site In Detroit

After 8 years of planning, ground has been broken on a highly anticipated new shopping center in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2012

Charles Brady King demonstrates his car in Detroit on March 7, 1896, 3 months before Henry Ford makes his first car. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Detroit History: Detroit’s First Car Ride

We were still “The Stove Capital” when a handful of Detroiters along Woodward Ave. got the first look at the city’s 20th Century destiny.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Dilapidated Woodward Ave. Building Demolished

It’s the end of the line for another abandoned old building in Highland Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012


Woodward Avenue Communities Launch Sustainability Partnership

Five Woodward Avenue communities, in conjunction with Oakland County, have launched a partnership to examine sustainability issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012

Photo by WWJ's Vickie Thomas

Police: Drunk Driver Caused Accident That Injured Highland Park Officer

The crash at Woodward and Manchester Street early Saturday morning has officer Kamin Bode hospitalized in stable condition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2011