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Aug 28, 2014, 10:30 ET
WXYZ-TV Channel 7 Detroit is expanding its operations with a new, highly visible studio in the heart of downtown Detroit. The glass-enclosed, outward-facing studio will be located inside the ground-floor lobby of Chase Tower, 611 Woodward Ave. in downtown Detroit, which is owned and managed by Bedrock Real Estate Services. The design of the new WXYZ downtown studio will honor the mid-century modern architecture of the Chase Tower at the foot of Campus Martius Park. (PRNewsFoto/WXYZ-TV Channel 7 Detroit)

WXYZ-TV To Expand With New Studio In Heart Of Downtown Detroit

 Sixty-six years after WXYZ-TV Channel 7 flickered to life on TV sets across Southeast Michigan from its first Woodward Avenue studio in...

Nov 07, 2012, 17:24 ET

WXYZ-TV Will "Light Up the Season" With a Live Broadcast of the Tree Lighting From Campus Martius Park Friday, November 16, 7:30-8pm

 WXYZ TV/Channel 7, along with the Detroit 300 Conservancy, will "Light Up the Season," with the annual holiday tree lighting ceremony, live...

Aug 21, 2012, 18:49 ET
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WXYZ-TV Provides Free Back-to-School Immunizations With "Healthy Living for Kids"

WXYZ-TV Channel 7 and the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion, along with DTE Energy Foundation will give thousands of Detroit...

Aug 18, 2009, 16:57 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' with Healthy Living for Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday August 23rd at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

WXYZ-TV Channel 7 and the Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion will give thousands of Metro Detroit children a "boost" at the 32(nd)...

Dec 05, 2008, 17:00 ET

WXYZ-TV Presents: 'The Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade'

WHAT: WXYZ-TV presents the LIVE broadcast coverage of one of metro Detroit's local jewels: "The Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade" WHEN:...

Aug 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Healthy Living For Kids; Free Immunizations for Children on Sunday, August 24 at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ- TV/Channel 7 and The Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion will give thousands of...

Aug 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Announces Expanded Woodward Dream Cruise Coverage with Three Live Specials and Retro TV

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- From funky fins to flashy fenders, the grand daddy of classic cruises is ready to roll, and...

Nov 12, 2007, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Presents 'Night of Lights at Campus Martius Park' on Friday, November 16, 7:30-9pm

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ TV/Channel 7, in collaboration with Detroit 300 Conservancy presents a Detroit holiday...

Nov 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Is 'On Your Side' with Operation Can-Do: 30th Annual Food Collection Program Serving Metro Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will join with Big Boy Restaurants and the Boy Scouts of America to sponsor...

Aug 28, 2007, 01:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Broadcast Home of Detroit Grand Prix Indy Car Racing and Expanded Coverage

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV / Channel 7 is set to provide metro-Detroiters with comprehensive coverage of everything...

Jun 18, 2007, 01:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 First To Broadcast Inaugural Detroit Riverfront Celebration on Friday, June 22, 7:00-8:00PM

SOUTHFIELD Mich., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will broadcast a live one-hour kick-off salute of the Detroit International...

May 16, 2007, 01:00 ET

WXYZ-TV Says 'Hats Off!' to the 'Brightest & Best' in the 28th Annual Salute to High School Seniors on Saturday, May 19

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will pay tribute to over 250 high school seniors from throughout Southeast...

Mar 13, 2007, 01:00 ET

28th Annual Project Healthy Living Runs March 14 to May 12

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The 28th annual PROJECT HEALTHY LIVING, sponsored by WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 and the United Health...

Mar 01, 2007, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Sweeps to Victory in February Ratings

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV is the Detroit television market's number one station, sign-on/sign-off, according to the...

Jan 25, 2007, 00:00 ET

Alicia Smith Named Anchor/Reporter at WXYZ-TV

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Alicia Smith will join WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Action News as an anchor / reporter effective Monday,...

Jan 15, 2007, 00:00 ET

Carolyn Clifford To Co-Anchor WXYZ-TV 5pm and 7pm Action News

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 today announced that Carolyn Clifford will join Robbie Timmons as co-anchor of 5pm...

Nov 30, 2006, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Wins November Sweeps

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV is the Detroit television market's number one station, sign-on/sign-off, according to the...

Nov 13, 2006, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Exclusive Broadcast Home of Michigan vs. Ohio State Match-Up and Expanded Coverage

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is the exclusive local television broadcast home of the University of Michigan at...

Nov 09, 2006, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 Presents 'Night of Lights at Campus Martius Park' on Friday, November 17, 7:30-9 p.m.

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7, in collaboration with Detroit 300 Conservancy presents a Detroit holiday tradition,...

Nov 06, 2006, 00:00 ET

WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 is 'On Your Side' With Operation Can-Do: 29th Annual Food Collection Program Serving Metro Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 will join with Big Boy Restaurants and MetroWorld Outreach to sponsor Operation...