This Day in Black History: February

This Day in Black History: February

WYBC celebrates Black History EVERYDAY! Facts from www.blackfacts.com   February 1 1902 – Langston Hughes, in full James Mercer Langston Hughes, (born February 1, 1902, Joplin Missouri, died May 22, 1967, New York, New York), American writer who was an important figure in the Harlem Renaissance and made the African American experience the subjects of his…

Enter to win: Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Farewell Play Tour

Enter to win: Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Farewell Play Tour

Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Farewell Play Tour starring Tyler Perry, Tamela Mann, David Mann and Cassi Davis comes to the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Tuesday March 19, 2019. Tickets are on sale at www.oakdale.com. Enter to win a pair of tickets! Your browser does not support iframes. Please visit http://digitalivy.com/7UMDVA.   

WYBC Albertus Magnus College “Workforce Scholar of the Month”

WYBC Albertus Magnus College “Workforce Scholar of the Month”

94.3 WYBC, Albertus Magnus College and Albertus Magnus College President Dr. Marc M. Camille are celebrating the “Workforce Scholar of the Month!” At Albertus Magnus College, they have faith in your future. To learn more visit www.albertus.edu/adult.   This Month We Honor: Grabriska Stokes Senior at Albertus Magnus College Grabriska is currently a senior at Albertus…

Wealthy Wednesday

Wealthy Wednesday

Listen to The Juan Castillo Morning Show this and every Wednesday morning for “Wealthy Wednesday” with Ms. millionaire mind set, Roberta Hoskie. Roberta talks about what’s going on in the marketplace and offers tips on managing money and more! Wealthy Wednesday is powered by GE Credit Union, opening their newest branch at 395 Whalley Avenue…

Spring Jazz Series at Southern’s Lyman Center

Spring Jazz Series at Southern’s Lyman Center

The Spring Jazz Series returns to Southern’s Lyman Center! Tickets are on sale at www.lymancenter.org.   THE RIPPINGTONS featuring Russ Freeman Saturday, March 23 – 8:00 p.m.   JOSE JAMES “Lean On Me: José James celebrates Bill Withers.” with Special Guest Grace Kelly Friday, April 12 – 8:00 p.m.   SAX TO THE MAX: MICHAEL…

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Photo credit: Tom Ficklin   Sisters’ Journey Survivor of the Month –  Jeffie Frazier Read her story (thanks www.sistersjourney.org) My journey started one day as I was driving down Whitney Avenue in the summer of 2012. At the time, I hadn’t yet realized that cancer was already active in my body. But getting a mammogram was on…

Coach T Memorial “Run For Youth”

Coach T Memorial “Run For Youth”

New Haven Age Group Track Club (NHAGTC) presents The William Thompson “COACH T” MEMORIAL RUN FOR YOUTH 5K RUN OR WALK + ½ MILE FUN RUN   SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019 Edgewood Park (Coogan Pavilion) New Haven, CT   ½ MILE FUN RUN 8:20am | 5K RUN OR WALK  9:00am REGISTER AT: www.hitekracing.com/runforyouth   FREE T-Shirts…

WYBC “I Rise” Student of the Month!

WYBC “I Rise” Student of the Month!

94.3 WYBC, New Haven Public Schools, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Carol Birks and Mayor Toni Harp are celebrating this month’s “I Rise” Student of the Month! Education can and should empower all students to rise up and pursue their dreams. Each month 94.3 WYBC will highlight a student who went the extra mile in pursuit…

Storm Center

Storm Center

94.3 WYBC has teamed up with WFSB Channel 3 to give you the most up-to-date school closings and delays when bad weather hits. Click here for school closings & delays

New Haven NAACP: Wealth Building Summit

New Haven NAACP: Wealth Building Summit

The Greater New Haven NAACP presents a… WEALTH BUILDING SUMMIT Building Wealth Through Business, Homeownership and Investment   Saturday, February 16, 2019 10am – 3pm at ConnCAT, 4 Science Park, New Haven, CT 06511   Guest Speaker: Award winning Financial Journalist and Author: Stacey Tisdale Re$ilience: The Story of Black Wealth In America   Also: Workshops…