The National Kidney Foundation’s Outreach to African Americans

Due to high rates of diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease, many people of color and African Americans have an increased risk of developing kidney failure. … African Americans constitute more than 35% of all patients in the U.S. receiving dialysis for kidney failure, but only represent 13.2% of the overall U.S. population.~mb

February 9th In Black History “Alice Walker”

Alice Walker Biography Author, Civil Rights Activist (1944–) Alice Walker is a Pulitzer Prize-winning, African-American novelist and poet most famous for authoring ‘The Color Purple.’ Who Is Alice Walker? Born to sharecropper parents in Eatonton, Georgia, in 1944, Alice Walker grew up to become a highly acclaimed novelist, essayist and poet. She is best known for […]

Black History: Jim Crow, Minstrel & Black Face

Thomas Dartmouth Rice , an actor born in New York, is considered the “Father of Minstrelsy.” After reportedly traveling to the South and observing slaves, Rice developed a black stage character called “Jim Crow” in 1830. With quick dance moves, an exaggerated African-American vernacular and buffoonish behavior, Rice founded a new genre of racialized song and […]

Be Our Valentine!

We here at X102.3 love you so much we created you a special Valentine’s Day card. Download or print out your favorite X102.3 personality Valentine’s Day Card.      

Tony Dungy Shares His Key Insight to Winning SBLIV

While I was in high school I watched Tony Dungy of the  Pittsburgh Steelers as a defensive back playing in the NFL…  Tony Dungy’s key insight to the keys of this super football game will be very accurate and here’s why~mb

The NFL’s Most Valuable Player Is ……

During this entire football season it’s been a foregone conclusion the Baltimore Raven’s QB, LaMar Jackson would get his honor…. let’s see who actually won~mb

A City Prepares For A Super Game

Excitement is building among Chiefs fans as the team prepares to play in their first Super Bowl in 50 years. The Chiefs will face the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL’s Super Bowl 54 football game tomorrow in Miami.~mb

X102.3 Wants Your Opinion!

As a X102.3 listener, you’re probably aware that we’ve been working hard for the past several years to stay ahead of rapid changes in the radio and technology landscape. We’re contacting you now to ask for your opinion. Our goal is to continue to provide great content the way that you want it on the platforms and […]

Lauryn Hill expands her 2020 tour

Singer Lauryn Hill has added six new shows to her 2020 tour, including a stop in Washington, DC and three venues in the New York City area. Hill’s upcoming tour launches on Valentine’s Day in Montclair, NJ, just miles from her hometown of East Orange, NJ.   Tour Dates: February 14th @ The Wellmont Theatre – […]