I LOVE college radio and have been a DJ at four different stations over the years (and I also went through DJ training at a 5th station). In addition to that, in the past two years I’ve visited 20 radio stations all over the country . When doing my tours, I’m often struck by the artifacts that I see in every single station. These are often the things that make college radio feel like college radio, from the dirty carpets to the musty record library to the posters and stickers plastered on every square inch of wall and cabinet space So, with that, here’s my list of the top five things that every college radio station MUST have: Hanging Records at WVFI 1. Record Art: My favorite example is the 7″ vinyl-decorated hallway…
CuriosiD: What is the History of Detroit's Times Square?
The Detroit Times was first published in 1900 under the name Detroit Today. After a few years, it went into receivership, and William Randolph Hearst bought it in 1921. Around that time, the paper’s name was changed to the Detroit Times The newspaper’s building was located at Cass Avenue and Times Square in the city’s downtown. Famed architect Albert Kahn designed the building, which was completed by 1929. Housing the earthshaking printing presses and a rather utilitarian newsroom, the building also had a lavish lobby designed in the Art Deco style, which was popular at the time. Across the street were Times Square Park and Times Square Bar, which was one of several local watering holes frequented by Detroit Times reporters. The paper was bought out by its rival The Detroit News in…
New ways to listen to Community First Broadcasting Stations
In November of 2018, Community First Broadcasting sought out to enhance and expand the ways our listeners could access our stations KUOO, Q102, Y100 and Xtreme Country 105.7 beyond the traditional FM dial. It all started with a new streaming player under the listen tab on exploreokoboji.com and country1057.com respectively. The new stream features more artist information and an on demand section for previous sports broadcasts The changes then expanded into listeners pockets with a brand new Okoboji Radio app. This new app is available in the App Store for iPhones and the Google Play Store for Androids. Listeners are encouraged to update to the latest version to ensure that they get the new Okoboji Radio…
If You See These Scuff Marks On A Diaper Changing Station, Be Very Careful
A mother is spreading a word of caution in a Facebook post that's going viral.
Woman arrested after violently attacking parents for not taking her to Outback Steakhouse, police...
A Florida woman has been arrested for attacking her parents because they refused to take her to an Outback Steakhouse for dinner Wednesday, police said.
5 Year Old Kennewick Girl Dies From Accidental Drowning
Tragic news for a Tri-Cities family 5 year old Adalynn Gaddis was found at the bottom of a Finley pool on Sunday the young gir
St. Louis Blues bring 11 yr old Laila Anderson to Boston
The St. Louis Blues' 11 year old sick super fan Laila Anderson, who has been featured at numerous playoff games in St. Louis, has been invited to Boston to join her favorite team as they compete in Game 7 against the Bruins! The mother surprises her in a tear-jerking video. Have your tissues ready!
Celtics host Nickeil Alexander-Walker and Tyler Herro at Tuesday’s loaded draft workout
The Celtics hosted a pair of potential first-round picks and multiple projected second-rounders in their workout on Monday.
Ugliest Driveway 2019 Contest
Do you have a busted, destroyed, cracked, and otherwise "UGLY" driveway? Enter our UGLIEST Driveway Contest! Snap a photo from April 22nd until May 19th at Midnight, and you could win up to a $5000 driveway makeover from the good people at Buck Brothers Asphalt! One entry per household, and you mus
Board Pres: Shikellamy Principal, VP returning, Joe Walsh could be fired |
SUNBURY – The Shikellamy High School principal and vice principal are returning to school, while another employee could be fired after a senior class prank at the school earlier this month. In a statement, the Shikellamy School Board says the high school principal and vice principal are returning to school Tuesday. This following informal hearings in compliance with due process, as part of an investigation conducted by former interim Superintendent Dr. Thomas Scholvin. The principal is listed as Mike Egan, and the vice principal is listed as Brandy Wiest But the school board says it has been advised the administration will recommend the board issue a statement of charges…This in accordance with the school code to…