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Ethnic Life - News and Media


The following is a listing of Afro-American and Hispanic newspapers that focus on these ethnicities.

La Actualidad
Weekly Spanish newspaper. You can find La Actualidad at any “Barrio” newsstand and/or stores.

The Black American
Weekly Afro-American newspaper. You can find The Black American at any area newsstand.

Community Focus
215- 634-2843
Free weekly bilingual paper distributed door to door.

The Philadelphia Tribune
Bi-weekly Afro-American newspaper (Tuesday and Friday). You can find The Philadelphia Tribune at any area newsstand and also comes with TV Guide insert

The Philadelphia New Observer
This is a weekly, Black-owned publication

The Sun
Comes out on Sunday only at 7-Eleven and some news stands, also comes with TV Guide insert.

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Listening to the radio can be a rather enjoyable way to spend a study break or just relax. Fortunately for us, there are several minority-oriented radio stations in the area. You’re sure to find a station to suit your tastes.


87.7 WPVI Audio feed of WPVI, ABC TV, in Philadelphia.
88.1 WNJS New Jersey Public Radio relayed via Berlin, NJ.
88.5 WXPN Up-and-coming and folksy rock (no pop), blues on Saturday evenings, and other cool stuff from U Penn public radio.
89.7 WGLS Jazz and News from Rowan University in South Jersey.
90.1 WRTI The place for Jazz. This Temple's public radio; it also features classical and news in the daytime and Caribbean on Saturday mornings.
90.9 WHYY Philadelphia's NPR featuring such shows as Fresh Air, Morning Edition and the Prairie Home Companion.
91.7 WKDU Drexel University's student sponsored radio station, run entirely by students.
92.5 WXTU Country hits of today.
93.3 WMMR Philly's most well-known rock station.
94.1 WYSP Philly's active rock station.
95.7 WEJM MIX 95.7, featuring top hits of the 80's, 90's and today
96.5 WWDB Rock. "The Point".
97.5 WPST PST plays pop / Top 40 hits
98.1 WOGL Oldies 98, featuring the "Legends of Rock."
99.3 WUSY Power 99, Philadelphia's mainstream Urban Contemporary station playing contemporary R&B tunes, Reggae, Hip Hop, Gospel, and classic "Old School" jams.
99.5 WJBR Soft rock from Wilmington, DE.
100.3 WPLY Y100 - alternative, modern rock; features music festival information and the "Listener's Choice 300" song list.
101.1 WBEB The city's top soft rock station.
101.5 WXKW 24-hour talk radio from New Jersey.
102.1 WIOZ Q102, featuring pop / Top 40 and dance music.
102.9 WMGK Philadelphia's classics hits station featuring the best of classic rock.
103.9 WPHI New R and B and Rap. "Jams"
104.5 WLCE The new Alice station featuring a mix of 80s, 90s, and 70s music. One of the few stations where you can hear Bon Jovi on a daily basis.
105.3 WDAS Urban Contemporary, a little more mellow than Power 99
106.1 WJJZ Philly's smooth jazz station. Sponsors numerous local events and concerts.

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530 WPGX Delaware River Port Authority news and traffic alerts.
560 WFIL Christian talk and information, church and community events, concerts.
610 WIP Philadelphia's all-sports radio station.
740 WVCH Metro Philadelphia's Christian radio station broadcasting from Chester.
900 MEGA Latin Music daily.
950 WPEN Philadelphia's home for Adult Standards like Barbra Streisand, Tony Bennett, Carly Simon, Harry Connick, Jr., Steve and Eydie, Barry Manilow, Neil Diamond, and Rosemary Clooney.
990 WZZD Contemporary Gospel.
1060 KYW All news, all the time. The only place to hear news 24 hours a day in Philadelphia.
1110 WNAP Philadelphia's all gospel radio station broadcasting from Norristown.
1310 WSSJ Latin Music.
1340 WHAT Urban Contemporary.
1420 WCOJ Chester County's source for local news, weather, traffic and sports.
1490 WBCB From Levittown, PA, featuring music, talk and sports radio programming including the Pro Football Report with Merrill Reese and Harry Gamble.
1540 WNWR New World Radio - Philly's European-cultural station with programs in English, French, Italian, Russian and Ukrainian.

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