Metro Detroit: Newsmakers Feb 23, 2007




The 16-hour fundraising extravaganza is scheduled for Feb. 23. The Salvation Army of Eastern Michigan, Motor City’s 104.3 FM WOMC, Dick Purtan and Purtan’s People are joining forces for the 20th Annual Dick Purtan Radiothon to raise much-needed funds for the homeless and hungry in our community. The 20th Annual Dick Purtan Radiothon will broadcast live from the Oakland Mall in Troy from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23rd... 20th Annual Dick Purtan Radiothon To Benefit The Salvation Army (Fri, 2/23)

Detroit News:

Readers ask some downright hilarious questions about their favorite local TV anchors and reporters. One of the best came last week from Jennifer Golden, of Trenton, who wondered if Hank Winchester , a reporter at WDIV-TV (Channel 4), once worked on TV in Lansing. She also inquired about his romantic status... The real scoop on Hank Winchester (Fri, 2/23)

Toledo Blade:

Listen up, baseball fanatics. If you root for the Detroit Tigers or Cleveland Indians, you'll want to keep the remote control within reaching distance of your Barcalounger this season. There will be oodles of chances to sit back, relax, and enjoy America's pastime. The Toledo airwaves will be saturated with Tigers and Indians games... Tigers, Tribe rally to load local airwaves (Fri, 2/23)

Detroit Free Press:

It all starts Friday at 6 a.m. That’s when the Salvation Army of Eastern Michigan, WOMC-FM (104.3) and morning host Dick Purtan rev up the 20th Annual Dick Purtan Radiothon to raise funds for the homeless and hungry via the Army’s Bed and Bread program. The radiothon airs live from Oakland Mall through 10 p.m. Friday and will feature guest performances, entertainers, athletes and media celebrities. Pledges can be called in to 248-307-1043 or online at Purtan radiothon ready to launch Friday at 6 a.m. (Thu, 2/22)







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