Backstage Pass – February 16, 2023
This spring, the Ypsilanti-based band, FeRn Whale, will release a new album. They will also perform live at Otus Supply in Ferndale on May 6, 2023. 88.1 the Park’s Music Director, Ariel Ooms, recently spoke with the band’s singer, Angela Sheppard. Angela is a Salem graduate.
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Community Focus – February 15, 2023
Plymouth-Canton Educational Park student group P-CEP Pals gives students receiving special services and general education students an opportunity to develop friendships through playing games and serving the community. 88.1 the Park’s Sydney Capen, spoke with P-CEP Pals President, Ariel Ooms about the club.
Community Focus – February 8, 2023
88.1 the Park will host their annual Record, CD and Music Memorabilia Show on Saturday February 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Salem High School Cafeteria. Dr. Lara Hrycaj, a Professor at Governors State University in the Chicago area, will be one of the vendors at the show. Dr. Hrycaj is also an 88.1 Alum. 88.1 the Park’s, Sydney Viloria, had a chance to talk with her about the show and her time on the radio station staff.
Community Focus – February 1, 2023
The Local Impact Alliance is bringing a Civility Project session to the Westland City Hall Ballroom on Tuesday February 7, 2023 at 11:30 a.m. The Civility Project is an effort to build friendships and have serious conversations across differences. The Civility Project was started by journalists, Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson. Henderson and Finley explore their friendship and ability to work together across political differences. 88.1 the Park’s Public Affairs Director, Avneet Pandher, spoke with Stephen Henderson about the project.
Community Focus – January 25, 2023
Road rage has been impacting drivers and families in Michigan for years. 88.1 the Park’s Bailey Wixon talked with Michigan State Police Public Information Officer, Lt. Mike Shaw, about problem of road rage and how Michigan drivers can stay safe.