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WOMEN WHO LEAD | HONOREE NOMINATIONS

Do you know a woman who is making extraordinary contributions in their job, community, or family?  If so, we want to hear about them! Your nominee could become one of our 2021 “Women Who Lead” honorees!  Each selected nominee will be invited to tell their story on “Women Who Lead,” plus receive an invitation to…

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WJR SPORTS | NCAA MARCH MADNESS ON WESTWOOD ONE

Catch the bounces, baskets, and buzzer beaters of NCAA March Madness LIVE on News / Talk 760 WJR!  We’ve teamed with Westwood One and the Spartan Sports Network to bring you select games from the pinnacle of college basketball.  Follow your bracket and root for your favorites here! Thursday, March 18 | Coverage Begins at…

WJR ROAD SHOW | PODCAST ARCHIVE

March 19, 2021 ~ Ford Motor Company Chief Technology Officer Ken Washington talks to Paul W. about the automaker’s partnership with the University of Michigan on a Robotics Complex. March 19, 2021 ~ Detroit News Senior Business Editor Daniel Howes takes a look at Ford Motor Company with Paul W. Smith. March 19, 2021 ~…

Don’t Miss the Paul W. Smith 2021 Virtual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

Don’t Miss the Paul W. Smith 2021 Virtual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

WJR’s Paul W. Smith kicks-off your St. Patrick’s Day with a celebration featuring some of Southeast Michigan’s top business and civic leaders.  Be a part of this annual celebration, with live music from the Corktown Popes, plus special celebrity guests! Hear it all live on the radio at 760 WJR, or see and hear it…

WOMEN WHO LEAD | 2021 HONOREE ARCHIVE

MEET THE 2021 “WOMEN WHO LEAD” HONOREES: “Women Who Lead” honors female leaders from throughout the Great Lakes region who are influencing our communities in positive ways. Each year, we honor 12 of these amazing ladies at our Women Who Lead Honoree Ceremony. These women come from all backgrounds and fields … business leaders, small…

Salvation Army Bed & Bread Club Radiothon Raises $1.7 Million

Salvation Army Bed & Bread Club Radiothon Raises $1.7 Million

The Salvation Army’s 34th Annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon Raises More Than $1.7 Million to Help the Hungry and Homeless Across Metro DetroitTotal donations exceed $39.5 million over 34-year history SOUTHFIELD, MI, February 26, 2021 ~ The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit’s 34th annual Bed & Bread Club Radiothon, presented by Ford Motor Company Fund,…

NASA Successfully Lands ‘Perseverance’ Rover on Mars

NASA Successfully Lands ‘Perseverance’ Rover on Mars

Photo: Gregg Newton / AFP via Getty CAPE CANAVERAL, FL, February 19, 2021 ~ On July 30, 2020, the Mars Perseverance mission began, sending the program’s rover on a 203-day, 293-million-mile journey to The Red Planet.  That journey ended on Thursday, with the team at NASA Mission Control celebrating the rover’s successful touchdown on the…

Talk Radio Legend Rush Limbaugh Dies at 70

Talk Radio Legend Rush Limbaugh Dies at 70

Photo:  Bill Pugliano / Getty PALM BEACH, FL, February 17, 2021 ~ Rush Limbaugh, the iconic talk radio host and pioneer of conservative news, died Wednesday after a battle with stage four lung cancer.   Limbaugh’s wife Kathryn made the announcement on his radio show Wednesday, saying in part “Losing a loved one is terribly…

Archbishop Vigneron Marks Ash Wednesday With COVID-Safe Downtown Mass

Archbishop Vigneron Marks Ash Wednesday With COVID-Safe Downtown Mass

Photo:  Archdiocese of Detroit DETROIT, February 17, 2021 ~ Today is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent, a liturgical season of prayer, penance, and almsgiving in preparation for Easter. To mark the local Catholic Church’s observance of Ash Wednesday, Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron was the celebrant and homilist at a Mass held at…

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