Jake Lerette taking his first shot with a bow and arrow. (credit: Nathan Lerette)

Free Youth Hunting Licenses At Meijer For A Limited Time

Free junior hunting licenses are available at Meijer stores Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14 and 15. Print the coupon below and bring it to your local Meijer store.

CBS 62–09/14/2012

Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.



Wayne County Parks Seeks Youth Advisory Board Members

Wayne County Parks is seeking input on programming and park issues for Wayne County Parks including parks along Hines Drive, Elizabeth Park, Bell Creek Park, Inkster Park and Crosswinds Marsh.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2012

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder addresses the second annual National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence April 2, 2012 in Washington, DC. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Detroit Recognized As Pioneer In Youth Violence Prevention

Attorney General Eric Holder is recognizing Detroit and five other cities for their progress in preventing youth violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2012

"Boys of Color" symposium (WWJ Photo/Kathryn Larson)

Symposium Focuses On Minority Youths In Detroit

Hundreds of teens and college students spent the day at the Skillman Foundation’s Boys of Color event at Wayne County Community College.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2012

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Nonprofit Seeks PR, Social Media Expert

Winning Futures, the Warren nonprofit for high school youth, is recruiting a full-time public relations specialist to create and coordinate projects for marketing, donor recognition, events, and mentor recruitment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2011

Detroit youth gather at the Spriit statue following a march against violence (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Bing Updates City On Youth Violence Initiatives

Programs are now in effect that work to provide kids safe routes to and from school, as well as keeping students in the educational system instead of expelling them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Teens Have A Message For The Mayor

Some Detroit teens are getting an up close look at the blight in one section of the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2011

Christine Geoghegan, Manager of Generation of Promise, and Daniel Cook (photo by: WWJ-TV)

Empowering Youth To Make Detroit A Better Place

Can we make Detroit a better place just by starting from our youth? That is what some community leaders believe. Think of it as an investment for our future.

CBS 62–06/03/2011

(WWJ Photo, File)

Pugh: Educating Youth Will Help Grow City

Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says educated youth will help grow the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2011