Raye Wins Songwriter of the Year at Ivor Novello Awards 2024

At the 2024 Ivor Novello Awards in London, Raye was honored as Songwriter of the Year, a testament to her remarkable achievements in music. Raye’s debut album, “My 21st Century Blues,” played a pivotal role in propelling her solo career to new heights. The awards, which celebrated 26 songwriters and composers across 14 categories, also […]


Cyberattack is disrupting care at hospitals

A recent ransomware attack on Ascension’s technology systems has severely disrupted operations at its hospitals, including Austin’s Ascension Seton Medical Center. Ascension, one of the largest health systems in the U.S., detected “unusual activity” on May 8, affecting electronic health records and systems for ordering tests, procedures, and medications. Staff have reverted to manual processes, […]


Wegmans Faces Lawsuit alleging ‘false and misleading information’ about sunscreen

Wegmans is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that its store brand sunscreen, labeled as “Reef Conscious” and compliant with Hawaii’s SB2571 law, is misleading and harmful to the environment. The lawsuit claims the sunscreen contains ingredients such as avobenzone, homosalate, octisalate, and octocrylene, which are also considered dangerous for reef ecosystems according to Snorkel […]


RCSD Recognized the Districts 2024 “Educators of The Year”

10 RCSD employees were recognized as educators of the 2024 school year. Teachers were nominated by parents, students, co-workers and principals. Building Leader Educator of the Year Callie Andler, Assistant Principal, East High School Bilingual Educator of the Year Mariela Polito-Fischer, Bilingual PreK Teacher, Abraham Lincoln School No. 22 Duo-Team Educator of the Year Gianni Alcantara, Bilingual Secretary, Abraham Lincoln School No. 22 Karina Chamorro, Bilingual Clerk, […]


Florida Housekeeper Make $150,000 a Year

If you have any experience in housekeeping, you could get paid between $120k and $150k a year along with healthcare and 401 (K) working in Palm Beach Florida by wealthy residents or at high end hotels. This salary spike is due to the housekeeping shortage in the sunshine state that is causing bidding wars between […]


Demario Strickland Named New RCSD Interim Superintendent

Demario Strickland will serve as interim superintendent of the Rochester City School District Board of Education. The district will continue its search for a school chief. Strickland begins serving in the position July 1, the day after Superintendent Carmine Peluso’s last day on the job. Peluso will be starting his new role as superintendent of […]


Birthday Shoutout: Shavon Chealey aka Poohbear!

Happy birthday Shavon Chealey aka Poohbear! From all of us at WDKX! Birthday: July 21 Sponsored By: Davinci Restaurant A great place to dine and celebrate!   From: Rhonda Hagins

Blog Highlights





Click on Link below for Registration https://www.urbanleagueroc.org/2024-black-scholars-ceremony     Celebrate with us as we continue our journey down the Road to 60 Years of the Urban League of Rochester…  60 years of collective community impact in 2025.

14 Jun 2024

  Click Below For More Info https://www.cityofrochester.gov/MentorUP/ City of Rochester   News Release Application Period Open for Mayor’s Mentor Up Program   Mayor Malik D. Evans Invites Local Mentors and Youth Ages 14-18 to Participate   (Tuesday, April 23, 2024) – Mayor Malik D. Evans today announced the return of the Mayor’s Mentor Up program, a […]

Free Events

14 Jun 2024

Register For this Free Event here : https://flo.ticketbud.com/behind-the-curtain https://flo.ticketbud.com/juneteenth  

Click below for more info: https://www.ticketmaster.com/lionel-richie-and-earth-wind-fire-buffalo-new-york-06-15-2024/event/00006029A23815EC  


15 Jun 2024

Texts From The Front Line

Love yall😘

MMS Received

Hello may I hear The Glamorous Life please


I have an input on how to regulate these recreational facilities of these kids are coming in there off the street without any discipline. So you're gonna have some back last throughout

Featured Business

Welcome to Vision Auto Group Thank you for considering the Vision Auto Group, your certified dealer serving drivers throughout Rochester  and the surrounding areas. At our dealership, you’ll find a solid selection of new KIA, Hyundai, Jeep, Ram, Dodge, Nissan, Buick for sale, as well as a carefully inspected lineup of pre-owned vehicles. ...


Listen to Wake Up Club On The Go and all of our Podcast Shows by clicking below!

Listen Now

[There are no radio stations in the database]