Newsmakers and links: Nov. 8, 2011




This is a test, this is only a test

Those words are not part of the nationwide Emergency Alert System test scheduled for 2 p.m. ET tomorrow. Over-the-air radio and TV broadcasters, along with cable and satellite services, will be all be interrupting normal programming tomorrow - and if you're tuned in, there will be no escape from the test - unless you can tune into an over-the-air station from Ontario.



Specs Howard School's Dick Kernan honored

The Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation (DHDC) has honored Specs Howard School of Media Arts' Vice President of Industry Relations Dick Kernen with the Dream Makers Gala Partner Excellence Award.

Kernen was selected for his dedication and commitment to the DHCD mission in the past year through Specs Howard School of Media Arts. Among the reasons for his selection are his contributions, counsel and support, which helped DHCD build the capacity to serve more children and their families in educational partnerships with the school.

DHDC formed in 1997 with the goal to reduce neighborhood violence by encouraging the leaders of several rival gangs to call a truce and "retire" in return for jobs in local Hispanic-owned manufacturing companies.



96.3 WDVD and Doug FM Canned Food Festival set for Thursday

Anyone who donates at least five cans of food at any MJR Digital Cinema (excluding the Adrian location) will get free admission to the movie of their choosing from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. on Thursday as part of a "win-win" promotion to help feed the area's hungry while getting to see a first-run movie on the cheap. or for complete details.







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