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5/4/17: Detroit's QLINE / Redistricting Michigan

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Detroit's QLINE opens to the public next week, but the media got a preview ride this week. Nolan Finley was on board and he talked with M-1 RAIL CEO Matt Cullen and The Kresge Foundation President & CEO Rip Rapson about the city's newest mode of transportation. Episode 602.

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Race for Governor / Michigan's Struggling Schools / President Trump's First 100 Days

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It appears likely that Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley will throw his hat in the ring for next year's Governor's race. And, the filing deadline has come and gone for candidates in this year's Detroit mayoral contest. The MiWeek team takes a closer look at these two big races. Episode 601.

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Mindfulness

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Kids and parents alike need ways to manage stress and strong emotions—and mindfulness is a great place to start.

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Motown the Musical / Human Trafficking

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Legendary Motown founder Berry Gordy returns to Detroit for "Motown The Musical," the stage production about his storied life. Episode 4528.

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DPSCD Superintendent / Michigan's Fiscal Health / Buy American

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The Detroit School Board has selected Nikolai Vitti as Superintendent for the Detroit Public Schools Community District. The MiWeek team discusses the Board's decision and the challenges that lie ahead for Vitti and the district. Episode 552.

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Spring into Learning

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Spring is a time of discovery for young children after spending much of the winter indoors. Identifying signs of spring and asking questions about the changes taking place can lead to interesting conversation and insights into your child’s understanding of the world, while also encouraging growth in scientific thinking skills.

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4/13/17: DPSCD Superintendent / Michigan Congressional Members / Prison Reform

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The Detroit Public Schools Community District is close to getting a new superintendent. The MiWeek team discusses the challenges that lie ahead for the person that is selected and what he must focus on for the first few months. Episode 551.

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4/2/17: Detroit Public Schools Community District / Mass Incarceration

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On the next American Black Journal, Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather is here to talk about the DPSCD programs and initiatives that took place during her tenure. Episode 4525.

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Travelling with Children

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Family vacations are where memories are made for a lifetime. In a fast paced environment where we are consumed by technology, families need a chance to reconnect. Traveling with children of any age can add a different dynamic to a vacation but traveling with young children can be stressful to plan and execute.

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3/23/17: "Fractured Trust" / Healthcare and Headline

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John Bebow will join the MiWeek team for a closer look at The Center for Michigan's just released citizens agenda report titled: "Fractured Trust." Episode 548.

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