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#1 Paul Anger

Breakfast with Paul Anger: Start the day with the Free Press--and the Free Press editor and publisher

#2 Gene Myers

Spend a day with the sports editor. Includes a tour of the Free Press building, sitting in on a news meeting in which decisions are made for all sections of the paper, lunch at a downtown spot, watching the sports section come together, and other surprises.

#3 BJ Hammerstein

Hang with Free Press entertainment writer B.J.Hammerstein for a night on the town in Detroit. The assignment will be filled with fun as the after-dark destinations could include going to a concert and shooting photos, hitting a hot nightclub and taking party pics or tagging along with one of the many celebrity driven assignments that B.J. handles

#4 Ron Dzwonkowski

Got opinions? Here's your chance to sit in with the Free Press editorial board as we discuss issues with one of Michigan's top elected officials. You'll have a chance to share your views with editorial board members and write an opinion column

#5 Mark Phelan

Join Free Press Auto Critic Mark Phelan for lunch, then ride along during the test drive of a vehicle and participate in a photo or video shoot of the review.

#6 Rochelle Riley

"Someone's In the Kitchen With Riley"--Free Press Columnist Rochelle Riley will come to your home and cook a Southern soul food meal for four! Since she only cooks once a year and only for friends, this is a unique treat.

#7 Michael Rosenberg

Lunch with Michael Rosenberg and an autographed copy of Michael's book "War As They Knew It: Woody Hayes, Bo Schembechler and America in a Time of Unrest

#8 Sue Selasky

Visit the test kitchen during recipe tasting and attend the photo shoot

#9 Drew Sharp

Charity: HAVEN

Have lunch with Drew and sit in on his afternoon drive radio show "Shep and Sharp" on 1130 WDFN.

#10 Eric Sharp

Take a fishing trip with Eric Sharp where the fish are biting best! It could be smallmouth bass fishing on Lake Erie, muskellunge fishing on Lake St. Clair or salmon fishing on the Pere Marquette.

#11 Mark Stryker

Go hear a classical music concert and have drinks with Mark Stryker

#12 Mike Thompson

Sit in with editorial cartoonist Mike Thompson, getting tips on art and using the latest programs to bring it to life

#13 Susan Tompor

Spend the day with Personal Finance Columnist Susan Tompor. We'll have lunch, create a back-to-school budget and go shopping to put the budget to use.

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#1 Paul Anger

Breakfast with Paul Anger: Start the day with the Free Press--and the Free Press editor and publisher<

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