Jehovah’s Witness Convention Not Coming to Rochester This Year

July 10, 2019

Written by DJ Sight There’s gonna be some changes coming to downtown Rochester this summer when it comes to traffic flow of people. For over 30 years, downtown Rochester has been the host of the annual Jehovah’s Witness convention at the Blue Cross Arena War Memorial. This brings in about 10 to 15 thousand people […]

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INDEPENDENT DOUGLASS

July 6, 2019

**WARNING! This post contains graphic content that may not be suitable for all viewers.** Written By Atu “What have I, or those I represent, to do with your national independence? Are the great principles and of natural justice, embodied in that Declaration of Independence, extended to us?  The sunlight that brought light and healing to […]

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Success Beyond Negativity Presents the Youth Peace Rally

June 26, 2019

Emoni Barnes, 19; president of Success Beyond Negativity Mayor Lovely A. Warren (center) joins the rally. Success Beyond Negativity Members Rochester Police Chief La'Ron D. Singletary (center) and some officers of the Rochester Police Department  For more information on Success Beyond Negativity initiatives, contact Emoni Barnes at Sucessbeyondnegativity1@gmail.com  
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New to Rochester? 👀👀

June 24, 2019

Written by atu Join the WDKX family and stay connected with the latest information on community events. Plus, we’re your number one station for Hip-Hop and R&B! Enjoy new tracks and your favorite throwbacks. Some new songs give the direct vibe of those great feelings of the past. We currently have some of my personal […]

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Jam Squad Recap: RJO/RWIFO 8th Annual Community Health Fair

June 19, 2019

This past weekend the WDKX Jam Squad attended the 8th Annual Community Health Fair, presented in partnership by the Rochester Jamaican Organization and the Rochester West Indian Festival Organization, Inc. In celebration of Caribbean American Heritage month, these two organizations came together to provide the community with healthy food sampling, nutrition tips, blood pressure and […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Juneteenth Black Excellence Family Festival

June 19, 2019

written by ari Black Excellence was the theme this past weekend at the annual Juneteenth Black Excellence Family Festival! The Jam Squad made an appearance to support but most importantly, to have an amazing time.

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Juneteenth Black Excellence Family Fest 2019

June 14, 2019

Your WDKX Jam Squad will be broadcasting live from the Juneteenth Black Excellence Family Fest 2019! Come out for great music, food and all around family fun… plus you never know what giveaways we may have! 👀👀

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THE BLACK GODFATHER

June 13, 2019

written by atu In the commercial world, many of your favorite artists, activists, producers, actors, politicians, etc. all in some way attribute their successes to very few people. Some may even break it down to just one person. It could be said that business is made up of a hierarchy of various titles.💡 But in […]

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The “Stanky Poo” Rant

June 13, 2019

written by ari Have you ever been on the highway and someone cuts you off? Or a car fails to let you merge and speeds up instead?😣 How about when you’re walking and casually give a courtesy smile to a stranger and they give you back an eye roll or a stank face?😒 Well folks, […]

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Taraji P. Henson’s Black Mental Health Foundation

June 13, 2019

written by ari Over the years mental health has become a prominent issue within our community, but it is a blessing to have celebrities such as Taraji P. Henson use their platform to shine light on this important issue. Taraji P. Henson is “moving the needle on mental health in the black community”. Mental illness […]

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