Newsmakers and links: Thursday Feb. 6, 2014

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Make your lunch plans to join WWJ Newsradio 950 for the 3rd annual Celebrity "Coneys for a Cause" to benefit The Heat And Warmth Fund (THAW). WWJ's Tom Jordan, Charlie Langton, Marie Osborne, Vickie Thomas and other local celebrities will be serving up coneys between 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. at American Coney Island in downtown Detroit.

Full story: Join WWJ For Lunch As Local Celebs Serve 'Coneys For A Cause' (Thu, 2/6)



Detroit News:

There's a dusty tire sitting on top of the trunk, and random pieces of the body are stacked on the roof. Where you'd expect to find the snarling engine on a 1970 Pontiac Firebird, there are mostly milk crates and cardboard cartons full of parts, paperwork and even a pair of canvas gloves. It's perfect.

Full story: A tribute on wheels (Thu, 2/6)



Fine Tuning:

  • Tomorrow is the 11th Annual WWJ Winter Survival Radiothon For THAW as CBS Radio/Detroit's All-News WWJ AM 950 raises money from 5 a.m. - 7 p.m. to help Michigan families facing an emergency energy crisis. Last year's Radiothon helped raise $300,000.

  • Adding: The syndicated re-mix rock program "Skratch N Sniff" to Saturday nights on Bell Media's Modern Rock CIMX-FM 88.7 Windsor/Detroit. The program is hosted by Malcolm Ryker and DJ Mike Czech and is also heard in Tampa, Charlotte, Washington DC, Boston, Cleveland, Denver, and San Diego,

Former Detroit Red Wings forward Igor Larionov is coming to a satellite radio station near you. Larionov, a member of the Red Wings' famed Russian Five, will be part a five-part series called "Igor Larionov's Triple Overtime Radio" on SiriusXM beginning at 8 p.m. Friday. The show will be hosted by his daughter, Alyonka Larionov.

Full story: Former Detroit Red Wings forward Igor Larionov to host satellite radio show during Winter Olympics (Thu, 2/6)






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