This Day in Black History: April 27th

1927 - Coretta Scott is born in Marion, Ala. She will marry Martin Luther King, Jr. In 1953 and be an integral part of his civil rights activities. After his assassination in 1968, she will continue her civil rights activities, founding the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Change in Atlanta, Ga.

1903 - U.S. Supreme Court upheld clauses in Alabama constitution which disfranchised Blacks.

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Earth Wind & Fire: Win Tickets!

Thursday May 21st at Mohegan Sun Arena

Earth Wind & Fire is coming to Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday May 21st! Tickets are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com. Listen to The Workforce with Banesha B and Juan Castillo all this week to win tickets! Read more...

Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Winners

WYBC and Bob Thomas Ford celebrate CT's Winners!

Congratulations to Connecticut's winners of the Tom Joyner "Guess That Cabin Number" contest! WYBC and Bob Thomas Ford threw a send off party for our winners!

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"I Rise" Student of the Month: Joelisha Troutman

Sponsored by New Haven Public Schools

94.3 WYBC, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven Public Schools and the Superintendent of New Haven Schools, Mr. Garth Harries, celebrate this month's "I Rise" Student. This month we honor Joelisha Troutman, senior student at New Horizons High School! Read more...

New Haven Food Truck Festival

May 30th & 31st at Long Wharf in New Haven

The New Haven Food Truck Festival invites you to enjoy the savory choices of great New Haven street food, on its historic Long Wharf waterfront. This family friendly event Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31, 2015. Read more...

Shante T. Hanks, Author of 'Titanium Woman'

Jessica Carl Interviews Shante T. Hanks, author of 'Titanium Woman'

Parts A & B of this interview are available by clicking on SIGHTS & SOUND from the homepage. Then click "audio" and enjoy this and past interviews with the WYBC BOOK CLUB. Read more...

Win Tickets: Chris Tucker at Foxwoods

Saturday June 13th at Foxwoods Resort Casino

Chris Tucker is coming to The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday June 13. Tickets are on sale at www.foxwoods.com.

Enter to win a pair of tickets! Go Register ->  

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Pop-Up Celebrations: Fair Haven, The Hill and Dixwell

Saturday May 30th, Sunday May 31st and Saturday June 6th

Once again this year there are 3 pop-up festivals before the International Festival of Arts & Ideas, celebrating our community! Organized to celebrate and build community through fun and festivities, the three pop-up festivals will offer free performances, activities, and more. Read more...

Freddie Fixer Parade 2015: Schedule of Events

Parade Day is Sunday May 10th

The Freddie Fixer Parade is happening Sunday May 10th at 1:30pm on Dixwell Avenue and Morse Street. There are a series of events leading up to parade day including the Parade Kick-Off, Drill Competition, City Wide Clean-Up, Car & Bike Show and more! Read more...

Babyface with Fantasia at Foxwoods

Friday May 8th at Foxwoods Resort Casino

An Evening with Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds with special guest Fantasia comes to Foxwoods Resort Casino on Friday May 8, 2015. Tickets are on sale at www.foxwoods.com. Listen to WYBC for your chance to win free tickets to the show! Read more...

WYBC & Sisters' Journey celebrate a survivor's story every month - April

April Survivor of the month - Maryland Grier

The year was 1986. I was in my 20s, living in Washington, D.C. and diagnosed with breast cancer. Read more...

R. Kelly at Foxwoods: Win Tickets!

July 16th, 17th and 19th at Foxwoods Resort Casino

The Commission Presents An Evening with the King of R&B R. KELLY at The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Thursday July 16th, Friday July 17th and Sunday July 19th. For show info visit www.foxwoods.com

Enter to win a pair of tickets for the July 16th show! Go Register ->  

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Speedy Wash & Wax of New Haven

WYBC and Speedy Wash & Wax of New Haven want to help you keep your car clean! Speedy Wash & Wax of New Haven is located at 286 Whalley Avenue in New Haven (next to McDonald's). Listen to WYBC for your chance to win free car washes! Read more...

Sunday's Sweet Sounds of Praise

Sponsored by The Sunday Mix with Bro Joel

WYBC's Sweet Sounds of Praise!

 

Join us every Sunday from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm with Beverley Vaughn and Jerry Green for the Best Contemporary Gospel Music and Community Event Information.

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The Workforce with Banesha B

Join Banesha B. while at work from 10am to 3pm. Enjoy great music, contest giveaways & catch up on the latest entertainment news and local community announcements! Read more...

The Workforce with Juan Castillo

Afternoons are jamming from 3pm to 7pm with great music, contest giveaways, entertainment news and local community announcements! Read more...

The Love Zone with Wanda Coppage

The Love Zone with Wanda Coppage! The most romantic place on earth with the best slow jams weeknights from 10pm to 12midnight. Read more...