WHFR News

1-15-18, 4 - 6 PM: SPECIAL MLK JR. DAY Programs

4 to 5 PM: "King Stories (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.)," with host Julian Bond, along with Ralph Abernathy, David Garrow, Dick Gregory, Mark Lane and Larry Williams --listen as they each share rarely documented stories about the personal and private sides of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
5 to 6 PM: "Philosophy Now," with host John and Ken who are joined by Judith Butler -- The Art of Non-Violence.

01-02-18: 1 - 2 PM: Tuesday Forum. We Are Not Alone.

Cheryl Costa is a native and resident of upstate New York who has been interested in UFOs since age 12 when she witnessed her first UFO. A military veteran, she’s a retired information security professional from the aerospace Industry. She’s been a speaker at the International UFO Congress and at the MUFON Symposium. Cheryl writes the UFO column “New York Skies” for SyracuseNewTimes.com. For the past four years she has written articles about historical UFO sightings in New York, UFO Statistics, Disclosure and other Ufology topics.

Ticket Giveaway!

WHFR DJ's are doing a ticket giveaway for ONE pair of tickets to the New Year's Eve with Matthew Dear event. This special performance is taking place at the Marble Bar in Detroit this Sunday, December 31 at 8 pm to guests who are 21 and up. Make sure you tune in for your chance to win!

12-26-17, 1-2 PM: Tuesday Forum – IMPACT

Fourth Tuesday had two segments: Holidays can mean joy and celebration for many. For others the memories may be a challenge because of having lost someone special. Open Arms is a special program out of St. Johns Providence Hospital that deals with grief and loss. Karen Sheffield shared information about this program and resources for coping with having lost someone close to you.

12-22-17, 4-6 PM: Friday - Go With The Flow.

Big B and the Actual Proof - winners of The Detroit Blues Challenge - will be performing live on "The Go with the Flow, Mike Holloway Show" this Friday December 22nd at 5 p.m. They will be representing The Detroit Blues Society at The International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN January 16 - 20, 2018. Big B and the Actual Proof are one of the best young up and coming blues band on the scene! You will not want to miss this exciting powerhouse performance!

12-19-17, 1-2 PM: Tuesday Forum – Metaphysically Speaking.

Please be sure to tune in for an encore edition of Metaphysically Speaking featuring our recently departed and deeply valued WHFR family member, Lynn Grunst talking about massage therapy. Listen as Lynn describes how she became interested in this type of therapy, her training and proper massage techniques. She also relates what great joy she felt in helping people and animals through massage therapy. One of Lynn's big passions in life was to help others. You will not want to miss this show which originally aired Tuesday December 15th, 2015.

Memorial Service For NO BOYS ALOUD & IMPACT Host Lynn Grunst Wed Dec 27, 2017 at 10:30am

Many of you have been asking about arrangements that might be pending to honor the life of Lynn Grunst. We heard from her family today that a memorial service will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Dearborn on Wednesday, December 27th. (21915 Beech St, Dearborn, MI 48124). Visitation starts at 10:30 am and the service will begin at 11:00 am. If you can attend, we'd like to try and have our WHFR family sit together, so look for other members if you're comfortable with that. Thanks for all your kind thoughts and words of support in this difficult time. More information about the service and her obituary can be found here. www.hackettmetcalf.com/obituaries/Lynn-Grunst/

Lynn Grunst

WHFR Loses a Dear Family Member

It is with a very heavy heart that we share the news that our own WHFR DJ and long time host of "No Boys Aloud", former Program Director, and coordinator of the annual Festival of Enlightenment Holistic Fair Lynn Grunst passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 12th after a brief illness. We are deeply shocked and saddened at this terrible loss to not only our WHFR family, but to the community and our world at large.

WHFR's 2nd Indie Rock Vinyl Compilation Benefit Concert at PJ's Lager House Saturday Dec 9 from 8pm-1am

Come down the PJ's Lager House and enjoy some of the best bands the Detroit area has to offer and help support college/community radio. Performing that night are: The Zotz!, The Seatbelts, Chosen By Fate, Micah Schnabel, Kenny Hill Group, and Stirling and Friends.

Cost is a $10 Donation. All proceeds will be used for the vinyl pressing of our 1st Indie Rock Compilation coming out in Spring of 2018. There will be a RAFFLE for WHFR Merch PLUS 1st prize is a copy of the release when it comes out. Also, Those that attend can preorder a copy for $2 off the $11 retail price.

PJ's Lager House is located at 254 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48226. For More Info check out our FACEBOOK Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/873119992855966/

12-05-17, 1 - 2 PM: Tuesday Forum. We Are Not Alone.

Our guest today is the honorable Paul Hellyer, former minister of defense for Canada in the 1960s. Mr. Hellyer was the first person of Cabinet rank to make the statement “UFOs are as real as the airplanes over head.” He has written several books, mostly of a political and financial nature, however his latest two books are “The Money Mafia: A World in Crisis” and “Light at the End of the Tunnel: A Survival Plan for the Human Species” both dealing with UFOs and extraterrestrial species.