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Black History Month: Continuing A Legacy Of Action And Perseverance

DETROIT (WWJ) — William Jones Jr. is celebrating his six-year anniversary as CEO of Focus: HOPE while trying to build on the legacy of the late co-founders, Father William Cunningham and Eleanor Josaitis. 228 more words


Special Concert Kicks Off Wright Museum's Celebration Of African-American History

DETROIT (WWJ) — Over 500 years of African-American history is being celebrated this year as part of a golden anniversary.

Grammy award winner Patti Austin will kick off a seven-month celebration with a performance at the Detroit Opera House. 240 more words


Man Struck, Killed While Helping Relative Stopped Along Road

TROWBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 35-year-old man who stopped to help a relative with car trouble along a western Michigan road has been struck and killed by another vehicle. 103 more words


Man Arrested In Theft Of Fire Rescue Truck From Station

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP (AP) – A 32-year-old Commerce Township man faces charges after a fire department rescue unit truck was stolen from the driveway at a station house. 106 more words


Woman Dies In Western Michigan Rental Home Fire

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has died following a fire at a western Michigan rental home.

Firefighters tell The Muskegon Chronicle that the woman was found Saturday morning in the living room of the burning house in Muskegon Heights. 67 more words


Taco Bell Just Won't Stop, Tests Cap'n Crunch Donut Holes [PHOTO]

By Dan Jenkins

Taco Bell is quickly becoming the culinary genius of our generation.

From the Doritos Locos Tacos, their very unique breakfast menu and others, the fast-food chain has no problem being innovative and giving people with late-night cravings something to sink their teeth into. 113 more words


Geoffrey Fieger On DAC: 'This Is An Old Institutional Bigotry Club'

DETROIT (WWJ) — Detroit attorney Geoffrey Fieger has been denied membership into the Detroit Athletic Club due to what he claims to be bigotry.

“The sponsors got a call saying that the powers that be had decided that they didn’t want somebody like me in the club,” Fieger told WWJ Newsradio 950’s Lauren Barthold. 207 more words