99.3 Atlantic City

Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Press Communications Appeal Over WBHX Move

The Supreme Court has upheld the Washington D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in November 2017 over its 2010 application seeking to relocate 99.7 WBHX Tuckerton NJ to 99.3 by declining to hear the case. Law 360 reports that the “rejection of the case was handed down Monday without further explanation, as is customary”. Press Communications sought to move 99.7 WBHX to 99.3, while forcing Equity Communications Rhythmic CHR “99.3 The Buzz” WZBZ Pleasantville to 99.7 via Show Cause Order. The hitch in the process was that Press’ application was predicated on the license of Atlantic City High School’s 88.9 WAJM Atlantic City being considered expired. WAJM would later enter into a consent decree with the FCC over multiple violations including the late renew...[Read More]

WZBZ Is Buzzing Again

Update 3/8: WZBZ completed its rebranding to “99.3 The Buzz” at noon today. Original Report 2/26: Equity Communications Rhythmic CHR “99.3 Kiss-FM” WZBZ Atlantic City is teasing a return to its roots. The station has masked all references to “Kiss-FM” on air and is running sweepers promoting a “Rewind 2008 to 2002”. That would be in reference to the time the station ran a Hip-Hop heavy format as “99.3 The Buzz“. As it has since it relaunched as Kiss in 2008, 993TheBuzz.com is redirecting to WZBZ’s website. Such a move would give WZBZ a little more separation from sister CHR 95.1 WAYV. https://twitter.com/993thebuzz/status/306484432091635714