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 supports The “IMatter” Project

WYBC supports The “IMatter” Project

The “IMatter” Project reflects the vitality and strength of communities through the beauty and promise of youth in images and words. 94.3 WYBC is proud to support this project. Keep listening to WYBC for the latest “IMatter” story.   About The “IMatter” Project (via www.imatterproject.org) In partnership with the City of New Haven’s Youth Services Department, The “IMatter” Project…

Win Tickets to see Patti LaBelle at Mohegan Sun

Win Tickets to see Patti LaBelle at Mohegan Sun

94.3 WYBC welcomes Patti LaBelle to Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday May 31, 2019. Tickets go on sale Friday at www.ticketmaster.com. Keep listening to 94.3 WYBC for your chance to win tickets to the show! Powered by Mohegan Sun – Full of Life.

A Madea Family Funeral

A Madea Family Funeral

“A Madea Family Funeral” starring Tyler Perry opens in theaters on Friday March 1st! A joyous family reunion becomes a hilarious nightmare as Madea and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia, where they find themselves unexpectedly planning a funeral that might unveil unsavory family secrets. Keep listening to 94.3 WYBC for your chance to win…

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…