Detroit in national spotlight this week 👀 -- here's what to know


👋Welcome to Sunday! Here's what you need to know today and what's coming up this week. 


Weather: High 88°, Low 72° ⛈️

We hope you are enjoying the weekend! Today will be very warm with a chance of showers and storms. Highs will be in the middle and upper 80s. 

It looks like a pretty nice summer Sunday -- the last one of July! 😮That's right, we're heading into August this week, can you believe it?!?

Check the latest forecast at ClickOnDetroit.com/WeatherCenter.

🚧Traffic: Weekend construction 🚧

If you haven't checked the weekend construction list yet, and you're planning a day trip today, check it here. Multiple freeways in Metro Detroit have closures. 

Always check the live Traffic Map here.


Here's a look ahead at what's happening this week:

Dem debates in Detroit this week

All eyes will be on Detroit as we host the Democratic Presidential Debates on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Fox Theatre -- here's everything you need to know

Devin Scillian and Kim Gill will be anchoring our coverage LIVE from the Fox on Tuesday and Wednesday. We will have COMPREHENSIVE coverage both days. There also will be special debate editions of Jason Carr Live on Wednesday and Thursday mornings. 

🎵Big Sean’s new video drops Monday

Local 4 our own Rhonda Walker are featured in the video. Check out her story at 5 p.m. tomorrow. 

Are you ready for some football? 🏈

The NFL is back -- really it’s just pre-season but at least they are playing football!  Watch the Broncos and Falcons play at 8 p.m. Thursday on Local 4.

Rhonda Walker Foundation’s Give and Get Fit 2019 🏃🏾‍♀️

Here's today's schedule for this year's Give and Get Fit: 

  • 7 a.m. | Race Registration, Packet Pick-up and Health/Nutrition Exhibits Open
  • 8 a.m. | Welcome and Warm-up by Jabs Gym
  • 8:40 a.m. | Race and Fitness Classes Begins
  • 9:50 a.m. | Cool Down by Jabs Gym
  • 10 a.m. | Awards Ceremony
  • 11a.m. | Event Ends
  • **Can't make it to the race or live out of town? Would you rather sleep in than run or walk on race day? Register here and your performance shirt and medal will be mailed to you after the event! 


  • 🚴‍♂️ FINAL Stage of the Tour De France at the Champs-Elysees. You can watch it right here on Local 4 at 2 p.m. 
  • 🎤 Khalid: Free Spirit World Tour is at LCA at 7:30 p.m.
  • 🎶Mo Pop is still going on today in Detroit

🗓️ Here's what's on the extended calendar:

Check the Live Guide calendar for more local events, and post your own. 


📷 Today's Featured Photo: "Another beautiful Elizabeth Lake sunset!" 🌇 -- Rogerblovet5/StormPins

Another one, indeed. We've gotten quite a few sunset photos from Elizabeth Lake over in Waterford Township. This one is among the better ones!

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