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100.7 Promotes Karen “Cha Cha” Harlow to Afternoons

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By Joe Nelson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 24, 2019


SAN DIEGO, CA – 100.7 San Diego announced today that Karen “Cha Cha” Harlow is being promoted to do the afternoon show full-time, effective immediately. She will be on Weekdays from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cha Cha first started in San Diego radio in the 80s, crossing the border to the XHTZ studios in Mexico. She then joined KHTS/San Diego in the afternoon before leaving to fulfill her LA dreams where she worked as a news anchor and reporter at KNX/Los Angeles. She did afternoons at XHPRS/Tijuana-San Diego until that station was taken off the air in December 2018. She has been a part of the KFMB-FM team since July and now increases her duties with this promotion.



Director of FM programming, Mike V. Vasquez, said, “Cha Cha has added so much energy to our team, while filling in on a part-time basis, and we’re excited to now have her on-air every day. Her passion is contagious to the staff and the…

91X Raises Thousands for Local Schools

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By Joe Nelson

91X RAISES OVER $16,000 FOR SAN DIEGO SCHOOLS

FUNDS RAISED BY THE “INSPIRED BY MUSIC” CONCERT SERIES REACHES MILESTONE AMOUNT, WILL BEGIN PLANS TO DISTRIBUTE GRANTS TO TEACHERS.
THREE REMAINING I.B.M. CONCERTS IN 2019 CONFIRMED, BADFLOWER ON OCTOBER 14 UP NEXT.

(September 16, 2019, San Diego, CA) Local alternative rock station 91X announced today a cumulative donation of $16,359 to the San Diego County Office of Education, raised from the station’s “Inspired By Music,” concert series.

The program stems from a partnership started in 2018 between 91X, Belly Up Entertainment and the SDCOOE. The core method of fundraising comes from a commitment of $1.00 of every ticket sold to “Inspired By Music” concerts held at the Music Box in downtown San Diego.

Local craft brewer Green Flash Brewing Company joined the program this year, and pledged to match the $1.00 per ticket donation for all 2019 IBM shows, as well as additional funds from events at their Mira Mesa facility. As word of t…

Jagger and Kristi Announce Their New Producer

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By Joe Nelson


(September 13, 2019, San Diego, CA) Magic 92.5 (XHRM-FM) Morning Show duo “Jagger & Kristi,” announced Samantha DeJesus, nicknamed “Sam” on-air, as new producer for their highly rated program

DeJesus stepped in the producer role in the interim following the departure of Sheryl Love in July, and will now take on the role full time.

The San Diego native started as an Intern at Local Media San Diego in the radio promotions department while studying at Communications at Miramar College.  She quickly joined the production and programming departments working as a Board Operator, doing spot production, voice-over work, as well as on-air roles on Magic and sister station 91X.

“I cannot fully express the amount gratitude I have to be given such an amazing opportunity,” said DeJesus.  “Along with the rest of the city, I grew up listening to Jagger and Kristi, so I feel like I’ve known them all my life. To be working alongside such an iconic radio duo, who are legends to the San Di…