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One Woodward Ave. FILE (credit: Ed Cardenas/WWJ)

Billionaire Dan Gilbert Looks To Increase His Real Estate Holdings In Detroit

Billionaire Dan Gilbert’s major investment into downtown began five years ago this month.

CBS Detroit–08/16/2015

Wayne State University's Tom Adams Field. (credit: Bill Szumaski/WWJ)

Detroit’s Wayne State University Listed Among ‘Safest College Campuses’ In U.S.

“Wayne State — regardless of what people think…has always been a safe college.”

08/03/2015

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Few Psychiatric Services Available; The Post-Prison Struggle To Acclimate

“The prison population, over 50 percent are either drug addicted or chronically mentally ill — they get very limited treatment.”

07/24/2015

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Juvenile Lifers: Michigan Ranks Among Top For Sentencing Teens To Life In Prison

“There are precious few in the community to help people make the adjustment in the real world.”

CBS Detroit–07/22/2015

captured by @bryanminear

Seen in Detroit: June 4 – June 10

Each week, CBS 62’s Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. This week features pictures from the Downtown Hoedown, The Pixies, Detroit Street Art & Landmarks, and MORE!  Tag your photos of local […]

06/11/2015

Protesters march during a rally for raising the minimum wage to $15. (Sandra McNeill/WWJ)

“Fight For $15” Brings Hundreds To Rally For Higher Minimum Wage

In 1973 … I was making $5 an hour; this is 2015, Michigan is still $8.40 – you think about it,” he said.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2015

Spirit of Detroit captured by @jschlick30

Seen in Detroit: April 9-15

Each week, Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud or #SeenInDetroit for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post! Click HERE to see last […]

04/15/2015

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Lily Tomlin Adds Name To List Opposed To Use Of Dogs In Medical Research At Wayne State

Calling the research “senseless,” Tomlin urges the use of dogs in cardiac research be put to an end.

CBS Detroit–04/08/2015

EveryKidMatters

Every Kid Matters: Providing Kids With An Environment In Which They Can Thrive

“How do we get people thinking about planting trees rather than cutting them all down?” asked Bartik.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

Texting while driving

“I Used To Think I Was Pretty Good At Texting And Driving,” Said Student Using Driving Simulator, Striking Pedestrian

It was a sobering lesson Wednesday for students on the campus of WSU as Allstate brought a driving simulator to teach kids the dangers of texting and driving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

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