Jam Squad Recap: Mayor Warren’s 8th Annual Cecil McClary Blood Drive

September 14, 2019

Written by Jasmine Today your favorite squad, the WDKX Jam Squad, stopped by the American Red Cross at 50 Prince street to bring awareness to the 8th Annual Cecil McClary Blood Drive, as well as Sickle Cell Awareness Month. In honor of her late grandfather, who needed a blood transfusion after being nearly fatally shot, […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Rochester Fringe Festival 2019

September 14, 2019

Written by Jasmine On Friday, September 13th the WDKX Jam Squad attended one of the exhibitions of Rochester Fringe Festival 2019 at Parcel 5 in beautiful downtown Rochester. This particular show was free and full of family fun! For those of you that may not know, Fringe Festival began in 2012 and is described as […]

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7 Reasons Why You Should Become A Rochester Firefighter Today!

September 13, 2019

Written by Jasmine Are you a city resident looking for a rewarding career? Do you have a passion for helping others and positively impacting your community? If these points are true for you, then keep reading! Simple Basic Eligibility Requirements We all know the job of a firefighter is no walk in the park, but […]

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Daryl Jr. McCuller (B.I.R.D.) Celebration of Life Service

September 13, 2019

Written by Tariq A celebration of life service will be held at 101 South Plymouth Ave; Central Church of Christ for Daryl Jr. McCuller (B. I. R. D) on Saturday, September 14, 2019.  Viewing to begin at 9:00 am. Home going Service to follow at Noon.

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New Rights For N.Y. Sex Abuse Survivors

September 13, 2019

Written by Atu The Zero Abuse Project, a leading nonprofit dedicated to stopping child sexual abuse and providing assistance to survivors, will host an event with District Attorney for Monroe County, Sandra Doorley, on Wednesday, September 18th in Rochester. The event will focus on the changes to the statute of limitations requirements for child sexual abuse […]

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East High Student & One of ESPN’s Topped Ranked Football Players Ineligible To Play This Season

September 12, 2019

Written by DJ Sight East High School has filed an appeal to get one of the top ranked football players in the state eligible to play again. East High junior, Seven McGee, wasn’t able to play after the New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s Section 5 Football ruled he was ineligible this season […]

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The New Nathaniel Square Convenience Store

September 11, 2019

Written by Jasmine Heads up South Wedge residents, your favorite neighborhood convenience store has reopened and is now under new ownership!! The Nathaniel Square Convenience Store, located on the corner of South avenue and Alexander street at 495 South Avenue, is reintroducing the old Nathaniel Square vibe with a new twist! This store has all […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Bridging the Gap Community Gathering

September 7, 2019

Written by Gillz Today Saturday, September 7th was an awesome day in the Rochester community. It was a day full of joy, peace, grace, and love at the Helping Hands Missionary Baptist Church located at 703 Joseph Avenue. The 4th annual Bridging the Gap community gathering hosted many local police officers and community members alike. […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Morgan’s Cereal Bar

September 7, 2019

Written by Jasmine Today the WDKX Jam Squad made their way over to Morgan’s Cereal Bar, located at 320 East avenue to support their soft opening. In my opinion, this was NOT a “soft opening” by any means, it seemed like they had already been open for months! All the tables were full and the […]

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RCSD Students Received Chromebooks

September 5, 2019

Written by DJ Sight Well for the first time ever, Rochester City School District students in grades 9-12 received Chromebook laptops. Some students will even receive free internet service if eligible. This is an effort involving the One Million Project Foundation and a great start for the new school year. Students in the Rochester City […]

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