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Jul 242014
 
Boogie Chillin' Reunion Will Raise Funds for Hank Becker Headstone

Ben Jernigan checks in with 92ZEW to tell us this year’s Boogie Chillin’ Reunion, that celebrates the life of one of Mobile’s biggest musical influences, Hank Becker, will offer up t-shirts and koozies to raise funds for a headstone on Hank’s gravesite.

 Posted by on July 24, 2014
Feb 252014
 
Hangout Festival Adds Gary Clark Jr., Matt & Kim and More

The Hangout Music Fest announces new additions to 2014 lineup that include Gary Clark Jr, Matt and Kim, Dawes, Ozomatli, Tommy Trash,The Tontons, St Paul and the Broken Bones, Caked Up, Empires, Black Cadillacs, and The Electric Sons.

 Posted by on February 25, 2014
Jan 282014
 
Airport & Mobile County Offices Closed including Gov't Plaza. Enineering & Public Works, Strickland Youth, Animal Shelter Employees Are to Report to Work #MobileAL

The Commission President will decide by 12 noon tomorrow and if necessary each subsequent day whether to re-open.

Dec 232013
 
92ZEW Year-End Survey

You could win one of several ZEW CD 6packs for taking our year-end music poll. Results to be calculated and aired during ZEW Year’s Eve Countdown.

 Posted by on December 23, 2013
Oct 312013
 
Halloween Costumes for Programmers

Happy Halloween! Got your suit yet? Here’s ideas that Computer Programmers will totally identify with: Hard drive, Linux, Apache Server and of course, big pile of doo doo posing as Internet Explorer! LOL

 Posted by on October 31, 2013
Sep 102013
 
Saenger Theatre's Fate Still Not Decided; Once Again on Council Agenda (updated)

Huka/SMG proposal to run Saenger is on the table again. Huka says they already have at least ten performances ready to finalize for the remainder of 2013, and at least 64 so far for next year. Those possibilities could be lost if the City does not take action as soon as possible. The Saenger will be shut down October 1 if no decision made pursuant to the City’s agreement to finance it for one year.

 Posted by on September 10, 2013
Jul 222013
 
Pace Picks Up to Stop Canadian Tar Sand Projects in Mobile

Tarsands are already shipping through metro Mobile’s residential neighborhoods and downtown business area, with plans to eventually increase to more than 120 carloads of tar sand oil per day. That translates to more than 2 million gallons of oil entering the city every day. The danger to the community far outweighs any potential benefit.

Jun 252013
 
Mobile Bay Sierra Club Hosting Tar Sands Action Meeting

A series of permits have been granted in 2011/2012 that could make Mobile a key U.S. delivery point of Canadian tarsand oil for export to Asia and Europe, including the expansion of the Asphalt Company’s storage facility to hold millions of gallons along the Mobile River and beneath the watershed that supplies drinking water for the City of Mobile.

Apr 162013
 
Just in Case, Alien Abduction Insurance

Have you ever seen a UFO, or, gasp, experienced space-alien abduction? Well now you can protect yourself from any future experiences, like over 30,000 people already have.

Mar 232013
 
Dauphin Island Gumbo Fest Still Going On

4th Annual Dauphin Island Gumbo Festival are scheduled to proceed despite a rainy forecast. The pre-sale ticket price of $12 extended through Saturday. The event is being rebranded as “The Dauphin Island Gumbo and Weather Festival.” Live music from Marc Broussard, Bonerama, Ryan Balthrop.

 Posted by on March 23, 2013
Mar 222013
 
Haven Resale Shop Has 50% Off Sale On All Items

The Haven rescues, re-habilitates, and re-homes over 900 animals each year serving Baldwin County since 2000. The non-profit animal shelter is responsible for leading the four municipal animal control shelters into creating a no-kill society for companion pets, caring for over 70 homeless cats and dogs

Mar 182013
 
Road Closure Next Week West Mobile/Wilmer Area

Mobile County Commission tells us the western railroad crossing at Wilson Road and Cemetery Road in Wilmer will be closed from 7 a.m., on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, to 5 p.m., on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. The closure is due to the replacement of tracks by Canadian National Railroad. Motorists are asked to be cautious and to take alternate routes. Detour signs will be posted.

 Posted by on March 18, 2013
Feb 042013
 
Crimson Tide's AJ McCarron scores 2012 Quarterback Trophy

CHARLOTTE, N.C – Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron earned the 2012 CFPA Quarterback Trophy, announced today by College Football Performance Awards. Source: CrimsonTide.com McCarron, who led Alabama to back-to-back National Championships, [...]

 Posted by on February 4, 2013
Feb 022013
 
92ZEW Survey - Best Mardi Gras Tunes

There’s a litany of songs for a good Mardi Gras library. Songs that encompass the feelings and energy of the area’s pre Lent celebrations. But we noticed at most of [...]

 Posted by on February 2, 2013