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Spotlight on the News: How MI restaurateurs have survived COVID-19 & are preparing for Mother's Day!

Posted at 5:39 PM, Apr 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-04 14:23:44-04

WXYZ DETROIT — On Sunday, May 2, Spotlight on the News will interview four Michigan restaurateurs about how they have survived the COVID-19 pandemic, and what kind of plans they have made for the busiest day of their industry - Mother's Day!

Our guests will be Joe Vicari, CEO of the Warren-based Vicari Restaurant Group; Cecilia Benedict, Owner & General Manager of Armando's Mexican Restaurant in Southwest Detroit; Stephanie Byrd, Co-Owner of The Block Restaurant, Flood's Bar & Grille and Detroit's Garden Theater; and Moe Hider, Owner of the Famous Hamburger franchise based in West Dearborn.

Spotlight on the News, now in its 56th season, is Michigan's longest-running weekly news and public affairs television program. It airs every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. on WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 in Detroit, is streamed live on and broadcast at 11:30 a.m. on 23.1 WKAR-HD in East Lansing.