This Day in Black History: January

This Day in Black History: January

WYBC celebrates Black History EVERYDAY! Facts from www.blackfacts.com   January 1 1997 – Kofi Annan of Ghana becomes first black secretary of United Nations. 1960 – Cameroon gains independence 1956 – Sudan proclaimed independent. 1863 – President Lincoln signed Emancipation Proclamation   January 2 1968 – Cuba Gooding Jr, actor born in Bronx NY 1965 –…

Enter to win: The Festival of Laughs

Enter to win: The Festival of Laughs

The Festival of Laughs featuring Gary Owen, Sommore and Tony Rock is coming to The Shubert Theater in New Haven on Sunday March 1st. Tickets are on sale at www.shubert.com. Enter to win a pair of tickets! Your browser does not support iframes. Please visit http://digitalivy.com/0RQFAG.   

New Haven School Expo 2020

New Haven School Expo 2020

Come out to the New Haven School Expo on Saturday February 1st from 9am-4pm at Wilbur Cross High School, 181 Mitchell Drive in New Haven. This is your opportunity to learn more about the schools in our community. All schools will have booths staffed by administrators, teachers, parents and students at the New Haven School…

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

94.3 WYBC celebrates the life and legacy of one of America’s greatest champions of civil rights, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Happy Birthday Dr. King. “I have a dream” speech  

Patti LaBelle at Mohegan Sun

Patti LaBelle at Mohegan Sun

Patti LaBelle is coming to Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday May 3rd. Tickets go on sale Friday January 17th at 10am at www.ticketmaster.com. Powered by Mohegan Sun – Full of Life.

Meet DeDe McGuire

Meet DeDe McGuire

Meet DeDe: DeDe McGuire, the hardest working woman in radio. A trailblazer and industry leader who has been entertaining radio audiences for years. Entertaining, empowering, and enlightening are just a few words that describe the powerhouse media mogul. This talented and award winning personality is one of only a few women nationwide to have her…

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Sisters’ Journey & WYBC Celebrate Survivors

Photo courtesy of Sisters’ Journey.   Sisters’ Journey Survivor of the Month –  Ora Lee Anderson Read her story (thanks www.sistersjourney.org) I was born in Florence, South Carolina, and attended public schools there through high school graduation. Based on my outstanding academic accomplishments, I was recruited by Morgan State University and admitted into the Nursing Program. After…

Storm Center

Storm Center

When bad weather hits, be sure to turn to 94.3 WYBC and our friends at WFSB Channel 3 for the most up-to-date closings and delays. Click here for closing and delays

Martin Luther King Conference

Martin Luther King Conference

The Annual Martin Luther King Conference presents A Celebration of the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Theme: ”Keep Moving Forward” Monday, January 20, 2020 ~ 9:30am – 3:00pm Wexler-Grant Community School, 55 Foote Street, New Haven This event is FREE and open to the public! Includes: Breakfast and Lunch Workshops for Children and…

Flashback Funk Fest at Mohegan Sun

Flashback Funk Fest at Mohegan Sun

Flashback Funk Fest comes to Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, February 15, 2020. The lineup includes Morris Day & The Time, Cameo, SOS Band, Zapp Band, Lakeside and Rose Royce. Tickets are on sale at www.ticketmaster.com. Powered by Mohegan Sun – Full of Life