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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

By Dan Jenkins
@DanTJenkins

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

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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

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