WFOX (FM)

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WFOX
WFOX 95.9TheFOX logo.png
CitySouthport, Connecticut
Broadcast areaBridgeport, Connecticut
Branding95.9 The Fox
SloganFairfield County Rocks
Frequency95.9 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date1966 (as WDRN)
FormatClassic rock
ERP3,000 watts
HAAT91.1 meters (299 ft)
ClassA
Facility ID14379
Transmitter coordinates41°06′54″N 73°26′6″W / 41.11500°N 73.43500°W / 41.11500; -73.43500Coordinates: 41°06′54″N 73°26′6″W / 41.11500°N 73.43500°W / 41.11500; -73.43500
Callsign meaningWe're The FOX or Fairfield cOunty roX
Former callsignsWDRN (1966-1975)[1]
WNLK-FM (1975-1976)[1]
WLYQ (1976-1988)
WGMX (1988-1989)
WEFX (1989-2006)[2]
OwnerConnoisseur Media
(Connoisseur Media Licenses, LLC)
Sister stationsWEZN-FM, WPLR, WYBC-FM, WEBE, WICC
WebcastListen Live
Websitewww.959thefox.com

WFOX (95.9 FM, "95.9 The Fox") is a radio station broadcasting a classic rock format. The station is licensed to Southport, Connecticut, United States, and it serves the Bridgeport area. The station is owned by Connoisseur Media as of May 10, 2013.[3] Its studios are located on Wheelers Farms Road in Milford, Connecticut and the transmitter site is in Norwalk, Connecticut.

History[edit]

In April 2006, the current call letters replaced WEFX.[2][4]

On May 13, 2019, WFOX relaunched its classic rock format towards 1980s-2000s rock.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b https://licensing.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/prod/cdbs/forms/prod/getimportletter_exh.cgi?import_letter_id=81976
  2. ^ a b "Call Sign History". CDBS Public Access Database. FCC Media Bureau. Retrieved May 15, 2013.
  3. ^ Venta, Lance (May 6, 2013). "Cox Sells Stations In Six Markets To Two Groups". RadioInsight. Retrieved May 28, 2013.
  4. ^ http://www.fybush.com/NERW/2006/060424/nerw.html, Retrieved on 2008/05/15.
  5. ^ WFOX Moves to Next Generation of Classic Rock Radioinsight - May 13, 2019

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