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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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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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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Urban League of Rochester’s FREE Adult Reentry Programs

September 6, 2019

Written by Jasmine Are you a resident of the city of Rochester over the age of 18 who has been recently incarcerated? Are you looking to reenter the work force or continue your education? If you answered yes to these questions then the Urban League of Rochester has a FREE program just for you! Today […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Mary McLeod Bethune School No. 45

September 4, 2019

Written by Jasmine It’s the first day of schoooooooooooooooooool! What an exciting day it is! At least it was for me, today was the first time I’ve been at an elementary school on the first day since… well, since 2004 when I was in elementary school LOL! 😂😂 Today the Jam Squad made a stop […]

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Top 10 Pro Tips for Back to School Preparedness

September 3, 2019

Written by Jasmine It’s that time of year again, the smell of learning is in the air and the sound of school bells can be heard ‘round the world!! Some students in the greater Rochester area have already been in class for a few days now, but for most tomorrow is the big day!  Here’s […]

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The True Meaning of Labor Day

August 29, 2019

Written by Jasmine *Sigh* Labor Day — a day off from work full of parades, shopping, BBQ’s, great music and great vibes… all with pay!!! We all celebrate it, but do we know why? 🤔🤔 Labor Day is an American holiday celebrated on the first Monday of September every year. Many associate the day with […]

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TIME

August 29, 2019

Written by Atu New York is 3 hours ahead of California but, that doesn’t make California slow. Someone graduated at the age of 22 but, waited 5 years before securing a good job. Someone became a CEO at 25 and died at 50 while another person became a CEO at 50 and lived to be […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Back to School at Clara Barton School No. 2

August 29, 2019

Written by Jaheim With school creeping in closer and closer, the principles and staff at Clara Barton School No. 2 had a kickback welcoming anyone getting ready for the new school year. School #2 had an orientation BBQ with free food, snacks, activities, free haircuts/edge ups and free book bags. All over were kids in […]

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