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2014-06-06 08:20:26

DETROIT, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ford Fireworks will light up the sky, Monday, June 23, at 10:06 p.m., with views of the Detroit River in downtown Detroit. Created and produced by The Parade Company, this annual event now in its 56(th) year, attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators for one of the most anticipated summer nights in Detroit. "We are extremely grateful for Ford Motor Company's continued support of The Parade Company and look forward to working together on...

2014-05-28 00:20:57

DETROIT, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Democratic congressman Gary Peters leads Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land by slight margin of 4.3% according to a WDIV-Local 4/The Detroit News exclusive statewide opinion poll released today. Gary Peters 39.6% Terri Lynn Land 35.3% Don't Know/Refused 23.2% "One month ago, the U.S. Senate race was dead even -- among men and women. Today while men...

2014-01-30 12:24:49

Ben Bailey to lead WDIV-Local 4's Meteorology Team DETROIT, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chuck Gaidica will step down as the Director of Meteorology after 27 years at WDIV-Local 4. This change will occur in August of 2014. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140130/DE55663-a)(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140130/DE55663-b) "It is a privilege to be a part of Local 4 and have the career in meteorology and broadcasting that I have. It has been a long and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.