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Monday, August 29, 2022
Paul W. Smith  |  All Talk  |  Guy Gordon  |  Mitch Albom

 



Opinion | Whitmer, State GOP Promise More Transparency, Then Don’t Deliver
By Kevin Dietz ~ “All Talk with Tom Jordan & Kevin Dietz

DETROIT, August 25, 2022 ~ One of the most memorable scenes from the Charles M. Schulz, “Peanuts” comic strip is Charlie Brown attempting to kick a football. Lucy assures Charlie Brown that she will not pull the football away at the last second as she has done so many times in the past. Charlie runs towards the football and attempts the kick; Lucy pulls away the football and Charlie falls flat on his back.

In Michigan, when it comes to transparency and providing public records to the media and citizens, we are Charlie Brown and our elected officials are Lucy. 

Read Kevin Dietz‘s complete op-ed now at WJR.com. | MORE>>>


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August 27, 2022 ~ Dan Robinson lost his son, Navy SEAL Heath Robinson, in a helicopter accident in Afghanistan. Hear how Dan has since dedicated his life to advocating for gold star families, and about his Holes For Heaven’s Heroes golf tournament and fundraiser happening September 3 and 4 at Treetops Resort.

August 28, 2022 ~ Detroit Institute of Arts Executive Director of Marketing and Communications Christine Kloostra gives Paul W. Smith a preview of the “Van Gogh in America” exhibit, which will feature more than 70 authentic Van Gogh works including the famed Self Portrait” which the museum purchased 100 years ago.

August 27, 2022 ~ Dan Robinson lost his son, Navy SEAL Heath Robinson, in a helicopter accident in Afghanistan. Hear how Dan has since dedicated his life to advocating for gold star families, and about his Holes For Heaven’s Heroes golf tournament and fundraiser happening September 3 and 4 at Treetops Resort.

August 28, 2022 ~ Detroit Institute of Arts Executive Director of Marketing and Communications Christine Kloostra gives Paul W. Smith a preview of the “Van Gogh in America” exhibit, which will feature more than 70 authentic Van Gogh works including the famed Self Portrait” which the museum purchased 100 years ago.

August 28, 2022 ~ Preview GrandCon 2022Michigan‘s premier tabletop gaming show, being held September 2 through 4 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids. Attendees will check out and play the latest board games, card games, role-playing games, and more!

August 27, 2022 ~ Brian “Head” Welch, co-founder of the nu metal band KoRn, speaks about the trappings of his rock star lifestyle, his time as a born-again Christian and Christian metal artist, and his path back to the band that originally made him famous.

August 28, 2022 ~ Preview GrandCon 2022Michigan‘s premier tabletop gaming show, being held September 2 through 4 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids. Attendees will check out and play the latest board games, card games, role-playing games, and more!

August 27, 2022 ~ Brian “Head” Welch, co-founder of the nu metal band KoRn, speaks about the trappings of his rock star lifestyle, his time as a born-again Christian and Christian metal artist, and his path back to the band that originally made him famous.

760 WJR welcomes Soaring Eagle Arts, Beats, & Eats presented by Flagstar Bank to Downtown Royal Oak this Labor Day Weekend! It’s an end-of-summer celebration that’s not to be missed, with awesome eats, a juried fine arts show, and more than 200 musical acts performing across nine stages.  

Get all the details in the Events Section of WJR.com>>>

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