This Day in Black History: December

This Day in Black History: December

WYBC celebrates Black History EVERYDAY! Facts from www.blackfacts.com   December 1 1955 – On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to change seats on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus. On December 5, blacks began a boycott of the bus system, which continued until shortly after December 13, 1956, when the U.S. Supreme Court outlawed bus segregation in…

Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Farewell Play Tour

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.   

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Photo credit: Robert Brennan   Sisters’ Journey December Survivor of the Month –  Vanessa Silva Just three weeks after learning she had breast cancer, Vanessa was told she and her 29-year-old brother were also BRCA2 positive, as was one of my sisters. Discovering that my son and daughter were also carrying the mutation was devastating for…

Winter Wonderland Holiday Event

Winter Wonderland Holiday Event

WYBC and The City of New Haven invite you to the annual Winter Wonderland Holiday Event at The Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven on Sunday December 16th from 12-4pm. For more information or if you would like to become a sponsor or a vendor, please contact Honda Smith at hsmith@newhavenct.gov.

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…

Robert Saulsbury Basketball Invitational

Robert Saulsbury Basketball Invitational

Come out to the Robert Saulsbury Basketball Invitational on Thursday December 27th at The Robert H. Saulsbury Gymnasium at Wilbur Cross High School. Proceeds benefit The Robert H. Saulsbury Scholarship Fund. For more info contact 203-376-1385.

Fantasy of Lights

Fantasy of Lights

Fantasy of Lights is a one mile route through Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven that features holiday light displays ranging from a gingerbread house to a holiday dragon. Some of the displays are animated and all have been fitted with LED lights, making them more energy efficient, colorful and vibrant than ever before. Proceeds…

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…

Saturday Science Technology and Game Academy

Saturday Science Technology and Game Academy

Saturday Science Technology and Game Academy is groundbreaking student enrichment learning, growing and fun extended day series to enhance student learning.  In addition to helping students grow in learning reading,  math and science skills, the enrichment program is intentionally designed to engage students by integrating social emotional supports, teambuilding, technology, games and online learning. Saturday…