This Day in Black History: August

This Day in Black History: August

WYBC celebrates Black History EVERYDAY! Facts from www.blackfacts.com   August 1 1895 – Benjamin E. Mays, educator and former President of Morehouse College, was born on this day. 1899 – Blacks voted for the first time in a state election in the South, contributing to Republican sweep in Tennessee 1944 – Adam Clayton Powell elected first…

WYBC Connecticut Paid Leave “Sam Tilery Back To School” Rally

WYBC Connecticut Paid Leave “Sam Tilery Back To School” Rally

Join 94.3 WYBC and New Haven Public Schools for the 94.3 WYBC Connecticut Paid Leave “Sam Tilery Back To School” Rally presented by G.E. Credit Union, CHET, Connecticut’s Higher Education Trust and CT Braces on Thursday August 18th outdoors at Bowen Field in New Haven, located next to Hillhouse High School. The event is from…

WYBC & Yale University salute Raw Juicescape

WYBC & Yale University salute Raw Juicescape

94.3 WYBC and Yale University salute small Black-owned businesses in New Haven. We salute Raw Juicescape, located at 770 Chapel Street, and its owner Alexis Evans. Let’s keep the City of New Haven thriving by supporting small Black-owned businesses!

The Temptations & The Beach Boys

The Temptations & The Beach Boys

The Temptations and The Beach Boys are coming to Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater in Bridgeport on August 19, 2022. Tickets are on sale at www.livenation.com  Keep listening to WYBC for your chance to win tickets! Powered by Live Nation and Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater. Must be Connecticut resident, 18 years of age or older to be eligible to…

Encanto Live at The XFINITY Theatre

Encanto Live at The XFINITY Theatre

Disney Concerts and Live Nation have announced the Encanto: The Sing-Along Film Concert Tour, where Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Academy Award®-winning film comes to life in a one-of-a-kind concert event, featuring the entire feature-length film and an on-stage band celebrating all the record-breaking hit songs from the beloved soundtrack. See Encanto Live at The XFINITY…

Photos: Chili Fest New Haven

Photos: Chili Fest New Haven

We had a great time at the New Haven Chili Fest at East Shore Park. Proceeds benefited the Community Action Agency of New Haven. Darryl Huckaby and John Solo got to hang out there and sample chili and check out the classic cars! Take a look at our photos!

WYBC & Yale University salute Anchor Spa Restaurant

WYBC & Yale University salute Anchor Spa Restaurant

94.3 WYBC and Yale University salute small Black-owned businesses in New Haven. We salute Anchor Spa Restaurant, located at 272 College Street in New Haven, and its owner Karl Franz. Let’s keep the City of New Haven thriving by supporting small Black-owned businesses!

NHPS Kindergarten and 9th Grade Community Canvass

NHPS Kindergarten and 9th Grade Community Canvass

During the week of August 22nd to August 26th, New Haven Public Schools will launch its Welcome Kindergarten and 9th Grade Communitywide Canvass — 10am to 1pm and 4pm to 6pm on each day of that week. These two grades are highly vulnerable to low school attendance.   New Haven Public Schools are seeking volunteers…

WYBC & Yale University salute Petals Market

WYBC & Yale University salute Petals Market

94.3 WYBC and Yale University salute small Black-owned businesses in New Haven. We salute Petals Market, located at 100 Ashmun Street, and its owner Gideon Gebreyesus. Let’s keep the City of New Haven thriving by supporting small Black-owned businesses!