WHFR News

Third Annual "Alternative Energy Summit" -- 8:30am - 4pm, Friday, March 19

Henry Ford Community College hosts its third annual "Alternative Energy Summit" 8:30am - 4pm, Friday, March 19 in the Andrew A. Mazzara Administrative Services and Conference Center, main campus, 5101 Evergreen Road. The summit is free and open to the public.

Tune in 1pm Friday to Jay Korinek's "The New WHFR Journal" for an update on the day's activities.

For more information call 313-845-9601, or visit www.hfcc.edu.

"The Chieftains: San Patricio" -- Special St. Patrick's Day Programming 8pm, Wednesday, March 17

Tune in to hear the Chieftains' Paddy Maloney, Ry Cooder, Irish-American historian Peter F. Stevens and members of the Mexican-American band "Los Cenzontles" discuss the history of the San Patricio Battalion, the kinship between Irish and Mexican cultures, and how they relate to the music from the "San Patricio" album heard on this special.

Join Host Kristin tomorrow at 8pm and learn about this interesting piece of American History.

For more information about the San Patricios check: vivasancarlos.com/patrick.html

Intuitive Spiritual Reader Billie Tobin, on "Metahysically Speaking" -- 1pm Tuesday, March 16

Join Host Mike Holloway as Guest Billie Tobin describes how intuitive spiritual readers read a person's soul to help determine life's purpose.

Tobin is also a medium, involved with therapeutic yoga, Reiki and sacred meditation, a certified instructor for "Perfect Health" from the Deepak Chopra Center, former nurse and owner of "Inner Wisdom," a wellness center and boutique, in Southfield.

For more information about Billie Tobin, check her website at: www.innerwisdomtoday.com

Mayor John B. O'Reilly's Annual "State of the City" Address on WHFR -- 7pm, Wednesday, March 10

Regular programming is preempted at 6:45pm when WHFR Reporters Jay Korinek, Dennis Rymarz and Amy Powers bring you the exclusive live broadcast of Mayor John B. O'Reilly's annual "State of the City" address.

For more information about the Mayor's address or other City of Dearborn events go to: www.cityofdearborn.org

WHFR Celebrates "Spring Break" all THIS Week!

Enjoy your own dose of "Spring Break" as WHFR Radio places it's creative spin on all our programming from March 14th through the 20th with a "Spring break" theme week. Our DJs will dazzle with their clever spins on this exciting and refreshing concept... a little on-air spring heat to warm up the cold winter outside. So have fun and crank up the radio dial on spring break with your friends at WHFR Radio... and don't forget the sunscreen!!

"Journey into Trance" Spring Break Celebration

This Thursday, from 9pm-midnight, enjoy "spring break theme week" with special guests on "The Journey into Trance" show: The Underground Alumni [DJ Joe g. & DJ Number9] Live. Tune in for your spring break party mix! This will be one of DJ Number9's last Detroit performances before he returns to FL. Check it out!

WHFR Forum: "Campus Connection" -- 1pm, Tuesday, March 9

What's happening on the Henry Ford Community College campus? Lots!

Find out what the 10-question / 10-minute Census form is all about.

Irish activities abound on St. Patty's Day. Listen to the music of "Millish" and sample some great Irish cuisine in the student center and at the 5101 Restaurant's St. Patrick's Day Buffet.

Learn about the third annual "Alternative Energy Summit" 8:30am - 4pm, Friday, March 19 in the Andrew A. Mazzara Administrative Services and Conference Center. The summit is free and open to the public.

How good is HFCC's basketball team?

Nick Roesler on "We Are Not Alone" -- 1pm, Tuesday, March 2

Nick Roesler, MUFON photographer and author of "In Focus: Photographic Evidence of Unconventional Flying Objects", is Host David Twichell's guest this month.

With today's photographic computer software, UFO hoaxes are easily created. However, in the right hands, that same software can detect those hoaxes.

Roesler discusses how an expert tells if a photo or video is a hoax, a misidentification, or genuine. He also talks about vintage photographs of UFOs, taken before the advent of computers, which have stood the test of time.

"Journey Into Trance" welcomes International DJ and Producer Kenneth Thomas -- 9pm, Thursday, March 4

Join host "BAM" as he welcomes Perfecto Records International DJ and Producer Kenneth Thomas. Thomas is known worldwide for his amazing talent and breath-taking production.

Special thanks to DJ Hady Basha for doing the opening set and organizing this special performance.

Tune in 9pm - midnight this Thursday. If you enjoy Electronic Music, this is one show you do not want to miss.

To learn more about DJ Kenneth Thomas go to: www.djkenneththomas.com

"Thirteenth Annual Homelessness Marathon" -- 7pm, Tuesday, February 23 through 9am, Wednesday, February 24

Tune in 7pm Tuesday, and stay with us through the night, until 9am Wednesday, as the 13th annual "Homelessness Marathon" comes to you from Cass Community Services.

Marathon founder, Jeremy Alderson, gives voice to Detroit's homeless as families, mothers, fathers, children, veterans, and others share their stories of homelessness with the world.

Senator Carl Levin is taking calls from homeless people at the site. Ron Gettlefinger and Detroit officials discuss Detroit's homelessness crisis. At least 13,000 to 14,000 homeless people are on the streets of Detroit at any given moment.