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Why Public Safety Strengthens Downriver Communities

This past March, Destination Downriver aired an episode on its monthly podcast about the overall state of public safety throughout the Downriver region....

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Calling All Freighter Nerds – Downriver is the New Destination for this Cool Activity

Episode 5: May 1st, 2024 Host Karl Ziomek talks with Detroit River Keeper Bob Burns and Ron Hinrichs , the president of SWCRC...

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An Experienced Team of Local Entrepreneurs AnnouncesThe Acquisition of Humbug Marina and JP McGuire’s Waterfront Restaurant

A team comprised of Downriver Residents Justin Bise, Robert Molnar, Ron Thomas and Joshua Cade announce their purchase of Humbug Marina and JP’s...

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Happy Trails! It’s Spring!

The Best Time to Enjoy Downriver Linked Greenways! Temperatures are getting warmer; the sun is out well into the evening, and we’re all...

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The City of Romulus Welcomes Detroit is On the Clock Ahead of NFL Draft

The Romulus Athletic Center is Gearing Up for the NFL Draft with Family Fun Tips from Romulus Mayor Robert McCraight on Enjoying Your...

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Technology in Public Safety

Technology in Public Safety Host Karl Ziomek talks with Taylor Chief of Police John Blair about what Taylor and other communities are doing to...

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The Gordie Howe Bridge, History in the Making

Episode 26 – November 3rd, 2023 Host Karl Ziomek discusses the plans in the making of the Gordie Howe bridge with Heather Grondin,...

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Strengthening the Economic Future of Our Riverfront Communities

EPISODE 25 – October 27th, 2023 Host Karl Ziomek discusses the plans in place to help revitalize manufacturing sites on the Detroit Riverfront...

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Elliott’s Bakery and Coffee Shop

A Hometown Sugar Staple https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QytuggqYQfw Learn about the unforgettably delicious desserts made at Elliott’s Bakery and Coffee Shop as well as the history...

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Enjoy the Great Indoors with a Downriver Playcation!

MICHIGAN’S DAMP AND CHILLY MONTHS are upon us and sometimes it’s just too cold to go outside. Adults get cabin fever and kids...