Power 99's Mina SayWhat Presents:
"The Power Squad", Power 99's Dance Team
A dance team for girls in high school and college (juniors and seniors) that love the art of hip-hop dance and are academically achieving a 2.3 GPA or higher. The dance team will perform at Power 99 events. If this is you or someone you know, come audition for the Power Squad and bring your latest report card.
Where: Kingsessing Recreation Center
4901 Kingsessing Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19143
When: This and Every Friday, 4:00-6:00 pm
For more info, email: Power99PowerSquad@gmail.com
Here's some pics of guests that have come thru to talk to the Rise & Grind Morning Show, Mikey Dredd, Mina SayWhat and Muthaknows
The Rise & Grind Morning Show Anniversary Party with Mikey Dredd, Mina SayWhat and Muthaknows
Jay-Z held a press conference to announce a 2-day labor day weekend show in Philly that will feature 30 artists. Power 99's On Air Host Mina SayWhat & News Director Lorraine Ballad-Morrill were there. Here are the pictures!
More Jail Time For Beanie Sigel - Yesterday South Philly rapper Beanie Sigel was sentenced to 6-23 months in jail on drug charges. He plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge of illegally possessing Percocet, a pain killer. This time is being added to the two years he’s already serving for failing to pay approximately $350K in back taxes. Sigel was pulled over in a car back in August and was allegedly found to be in possession of unlabeled codeine syrup and more than $4K in cash.
Reports Of Man Spreading HIV Intentionally Are A Malicious Internet Hoax - There’s a photo of a man on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram that’s been circulating saying that he’s been spreading HIV to 300 people. Turns out he is the victim of a nasty internet prank. 31 year old Isaac Don Burks is not HIV positive and he is not infecting people maliciously. That’s been confirmed with the New York department of Health and Mental Hygeine. Apparently someone set up a fake website that looks just like an official NBC site and changed one character so everyone thought it was a credible news source.
Home Health Care Worker Leaves Poop In Oven - She was caring for an elderly woman in Connecticut when the family asked her if she would like to work more hours. After she declined, the family hired another worker to do the extra work and everything went down hill from there. A 40-year-old woman got into an argument with her boss and had an interesting way of getting back at him. She left poop in his oven and refrigerator! The surprise was found when a family member in the home turned on the over and it was a smelly mess.
Terrence Howard Is Talking About Oprah’s Rack - Terrance Howard and Oprah will be starring in an upcoming film about a White House butler called The Butler. During promotion he said this about Oprah, “To be able to make out with Oprah, to have love scenes with her and those tig ‘ol bittes…she’s such a lovely voluptuous woman.” Not sure if the queen of talk appreciated those comments but this movie looks like it’s going to have some hot scenes!
MTV Hottest MC #4 and #3 Announced - And the saga continues… after announcing Hottest MC numbers 5-10, MTV announced that #4 is the God Son, Nas and Rick Ross is coming in at #3 . To refresh your memory #10 Meek Mill, #9 Future, #8 ASAP Rocky, #7 Kanye West, #6 Big Sean, #5 Drake. #1 is going to be announced tonight on MTV Jams at 10pm
Philly Medics Say Staff Shortage Causes Late 911 Response - 3 to 4 times a week 911 callers with medical emergencies learn that there are no medic units available to assist them. The firefighter union president says that their system is overwhelmed and there are just not enough resources to go around. Wait times are anywhere from 10-25 minutes! While these seem like scary numbers the firefighter union tries to assure that 80% of 911 calls are not life threatening.
There’s A Bail Reduction Request for Cobbs Creek Kidnapping Suspect - The woman accused of kidnapping the 5 year old girl from her elementary school was denied a bail reduction. Her attorney asked the judge to adjust the bail amount but the judge was not having it and The bail will remain at $4 million. Remember they also had to move her because other inmates were going in on her. Christina Regusters faces 15 charges in the case including rape, assault and kidnapping.
More Charges For Police Car-Chase Couple - After stealing a Camden cop car, crashing it and then stealing of Philadelphia police car, the 23 year old woman and 24 year old man had charges filed against then in Pennsyvlanvania. They are currently waiting to be bought the New Jersey To face additional charges. There are also reports that they had stole a delivery mans car the day before.