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WDET Live From Eastern Market: Travis Wright, Ann Delisi & Rob Reinhart

Saturday, August 23, 2014

WDET comes to Eastern Market for our final live broadcast of the summer! WDET’s own Travis Wright hosts a special Saturday Weekend Edition at the Market. Plus interviews, music and more from WDET hosts Ann Delisi and Rob Reinhart.

Travis Wright speaks with Dr. Theodore L. Schreiber, President of DMC Heart Hospital and DMC Cardiovascular Institute. They talk about the new DMC Heart Hospital and discuss lifestyle and eating options that people can practice to maintain a healthy heart. Travis also gets a lesson on canning fruits and veggies from Michigan State University Extension Educator Eileen Haraminac, who specializes in food safety and food preservation. Plus, a preview of upcoming events at the Market from Eastern Market's Director of Marketing and Communications La’Leatha Spillers.

WDET's Ann Delisi speaks with the publisher of EdibleWOW Magazine Robb Harper about the Live Love Local event happening at the market on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, and Ann's new series: Essential Cooking. The strolling food and beverage event features food from 25 local chefs. Ann gets a lesson in tailgating from President of the Eastern Market Corporation Dan Carmody and Mijo, the owner of the Eastern Market eatery Vivio's. To wrap things up, Ann sits down with The Greening of Detroit Board Chair Keith Cooley to discuss the Greening's role in Love Love Local.

WDET's Rob Reinhart speaks with the Director of Community Relations for the Detroit Lions Rob Wooley and Eastern Market's Food Access Coordinator Myles Hamby about the Lions' Meet Up and Eat Up program extending through the fall at the Market. Plus, Rob speaks with the Managing Director at Signal Return Jane Hoehner about the work the letterpress studio is doing in Eastern Market and other communities throughout Detroit.

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