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06/08/2020

Even after being hit hard by the pandemic, Roy Boys stepped up to feed protesters & continues to show up as a cornerstone of the community.
Here’s a clip from my conversation with Frank Mills of #RoyBoys
🎙Be sure to share this message of hope & solidarity ❤️

The series has been criticized for its lack of diversity in the past.
06/08/2020
‘Friends’ Co-Creator Regrets Lack of Diversity on Show

The series has been criticized for its lack of diversity in the past.

Marta Kauffman, one of the co-creators of the hit sitcom “Friends,” has spoken out about a criticism that has been lobbed at the beloved series before: its lack of diversity.

The poll surveyed 1,000 registered voters about the state of the country and economy.
06/08/2020
Poll Shows 80% of Americans Say Country Is ‘Out of Control’

The poll surveyed 1,000 registered voters about the state of the country and economy.

A new poll conducted by NBC News and the Wall Street Journal reports that a majority of Americans think that “things are out of control” in the United States.

Here's wishing a very Happy Birthday to Nancy Sinatra!
06/08/2020
Nancy Sinatra Celebrates Her 80th Birthday Today

Here's wishing a very Happy Birthday to Nancy Sinatra!

The oldest child of Ol’ Blue Eyes himself, Frank Sinatra, Nancy became a successful pop singer in her own right during the 1960s, and is best known for her signature tune “These Boots Are Made for Walkin’,” which topped the Billboard Hot 100 in 1966.

As heard earlier today on #TheMorningDrive  one of our favorite listeners Mike Pettit  called in to share that REBELLION...
06/08/2020

As heard earlier today on #TheMorningDrive one of our favorite listeners Mike Pettit called in to share that REBELLION DC restaurant
sustained damage over the weekend.

Let’s lift them up & support their establishment as they stand in solidarity with the community. We are in this together!

06/08/2020
Throwback Playback

Listen to the "Throwback Playback" at 8:10 AM for your chance to win a $75 Giant Gift Card for your Father's Day Shopping!

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Follow these tips to socialize safely.
06/07/2020
What Should Group Gatherings Look Like Now? Experts Weigh In

Follow these tips to socialize safely.

As states across the country continue on their paths of phased reopenings, many are left wondering what their group gatherings can look like now or if they can even happen at all. See the details.

Don’t miss the "Giant BBQ Battle Virtual Experience" from June 1st - 30th, America’s virtual food, music festival heats ...
06/06/2020
Giant BBQ Battle Virtual Experience

Don’t miss the "Giant BBQ Battle Virtual Experience" from June 1st - 30th, America’s virtual food, music festival heats up summer with interactive activities including cooking contests & more. Admission is free. Click here for details: https://bit.ly/2By3tSO

Don't miss the "Giant BBQ Battle Virtual Experience" benefiting USO Metro and Capital Area Food Bank

"We will remain committed to protecting and improving the lives of black people," Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand said i...
06/06/2020
Jordan Brand Donating $100 Million in Fight for Racial Equality

"We will remain committed to protecting and improving the lives of black people," Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand said in a statement.

The Jordan Brand made a statement on Friday, announcing that they are donating $100 Million in the fight for racial equality and to protect the lives of black people across the nation.

The man soon realized many changes had taken place around the world after he returned from a silent retreat.
06/05/2020
Man Asks ‘Did I Miss Anything?’ After Emerging From 75-Day Isolated Retreat

The man soon realized many changes had taken place around the world after he returned from a silent retreat.

It’s impossible to ignore what’s happening in our world, but one man did just that when he embarked on a 75-day isolated silent retreat in March and returned to a world with coronavirus and protests against police brutality. Read on.

While the park is still determined to be the happiest place in the world, the post-COVID Disney will look slightly diffe...
06/05/2020
Disney World to Bring Back Thousands of Workers in the Next Few Weeks: Union

While the park is still determined to be the happiest place in the world, the post-COVID Disney will look slightly different.

As Disney World prepares to open back up the public in July, workers will return to work in the next few weeks, according to a union leader. Get more information about how the furloughed workers will help bring magic back to the parks!

These are the Vegas casinos that are back after being forced to shut down for more than two months.
06/05/2020
Back in Business: All the Las Vegas Casinos Which Have Reopened

These are the Vegas casinos that are back after being forced to shut down for more than two months.

After being forced to shut down for more than two months in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, some Nevada casinos began operating on Thursday.

The closures will mean the loss of several thousand jobs.
06/05/2020
J.C. Penney Closing 154 Stores

The closures will mean the loss of several thousand jobs.

J.C. Penney has announced it will close 154 stores across the country this summer as part of its restructuring process. The department store chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in May after temporarily closing hundreds of stores due to COVID-19.

Today, at 8:10am listen to the Throwback Playback on the Morning Drive with Corinna Delgado for your chance to win a Spr...
06/05/2020
Contest: Throwback Playback

Today, at 8:10am listen to the Throwback Playback on the Morning Drive with Corinna Delgado for your chance to win a Sprouts Farmers Market Gift Card.
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JUST IN...
06/04/2020
Sweet Bassist Steve Priest Dies at 72

JUST IN...

Steve Priest, the bassist for the British Pop Rock band Sweet has passed away at the age of 72. The news was confirmed by Sweet guitarist Andy Scott in a Facebook post on Thursday.

The woman was slammed on social media for setting up the fake activism photo op.
06/04/2020
Journalist Fired After Pretending to Board Up Building in Photo Op

The woman was slammed on social media for setting up the fake activism photo op.

A writer for the Washington Examiner was fired posing for a photo where she acted as if she was helping board up a vandalized building in Santa Monica amid the George Floyd protests.

06/04/2020

Today I spoke with Dan Simons of Farmers Restaurant Group about how FRG continues to stand with the community during #BLM Protests in the #DMV

The future of the world’s biggest movie theater chain may be in question.
06/04/2020
AMC Theatres Has ‘Substantial Doubt’ It Can Stay in Business Amid Pandemic

The future of the world’s biggest movie theater chain may be in question.

The world’s biggest movie theater chain may be on the verge of collapse. AMC Theatres says they have “substantial doubt” they will be able to remain in business after shutting cinemas across the country in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

The bill would give business owners more flexibility and time to use loan money while still getting it forgiven.
06/04/2020
Senate Approves House-Passed Paycheck Protection Program Reform Bill

The bill would give business owners more flexibility and time to use loan money while still getting it forgiven.

On Wednesday evening, the Senate passed the Paycheck Protection Program reform bill by voice vote. The bill was previously passed by the House and now awaits President Donald Trump’s signature.

Here are ways to double check before reaching out to the IRS.
06/03/2020
What Should You Do If You Never Received Your Stimulus Check?

Here are ways to double check before reaching out to the IRS.

If your stimulus check hasn't arrived yet, you may find yourself wondering what the hold up is. Here's what you should double check and who to contact if you haven't gotten your money. Read on.

The legislation aims to protect tigers and other big cat species from abuse.
06/03/2020
Iggy Pop Is Asking Senators to Protect Big Cats in Florida

The legislation aims to protect tigers and other big cat species from abuse.

Iggy Pop is asking Florida Senators Marco Rubio and Rick Scott to co-sponsor the Big Cat Public Safety Act, a piece of legislation that would protect tigers and other big cat species.

"Please know that you are not alone."
06/03/2020
Home Depot Donates $1 Million, Citing George Floyd

"Please know that you are not alone."

Home Depot is contributing $1 million to the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, CEO Craig Menear announced Tuesday citing “the senseless killing of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and other unarmed black men and women in our country.”

#OhWowWednesday !!! Let's get over this hump together! Let me know what songs are gonna get you through this day & I'll ...
06/03/2020

#OhWowWednesday !!! Let's get over this hump together!
Let me know what songs are gonna get you through this day & I'll get them on #TheMorningDrive !

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how many times does this station play girls just want to sleep around song? no wonder there are so many broken marriages and divorced old broads..good job
In my car driving from 12:00 - 1:00pm today listening to 94.7. TOTALLY AWESOME back to back hits! Thanks 94.7 for making my day!
Every time I hear the Sugarhill Gang sing this song I want to see Corinna Delgado do karaoke!
Sorry for the grey day. Hope this helps.
Cool Radio Station....Great DJs.... Peace
Shout out to Kalypso's Sports Tavern in Reston Va. They are doing carry out. Im the Saturday night DJ Tiny Tim for them
Can you play. billy ocean. when the going gets tough. Please
Can you play Fantasy" by Earth, Wind & Fire please
Hey Rod it's your main man Gator not the hater at Dulles Airport how about some Oingo Boingo Dead Man's Party
I just want to say to the trash truck drivers and helpers out there to stay strong, to protect themselves and be safe. Your family depend of you
Can you play. Owner of the Lonely Heart please
What happened to the 1400 hr word? Thanks!