Hot 959

No Free Cone Day

Dairy Queen Cancels Free Cone Day

COVID-19 is affecting all aspects of life - including free ice cream. A Texas favorite (and my top spot for getting a post meal ice cream Sunday), made a big announcement on Tuesday.
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City Officials Close Bars and Limit Restaurants

Austin Follows Big Texas City Suit, Closing Bars and Limiting Restaurants

City of Austin closes bars before St Patrick's Day celebrations get into swing.
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Happy Birthday, DJ 2DQ!!

Happy January 14th Birthday, DJ 2DQ

FOLLOW DJ 2DQ ON INSTAGRAM Its definitely a holiday in the ATX. We'd like to take a moment to salute and honor "Austin's Favorite DJ, The Breakmaster, DJ 2DQ" on this January 14th to celebrate his birthday! We really could have stuck over 100 photos into this gallery, but we are showcasing some of...
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Mimi Mendez

Happy 40 Birthday, Mimi Mendez

It's 2020, and its Capricorn season! We had to shout out our girl Mimi Mendez, who turns 40 today! Mimi is a true Austin original - a major radio personality in the 2000s as morning host on Hot 933. Mother of outstanding sons, and one of our all-time faves....happy birthday, Mimi! --Sending a HUGE...
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Snupe Bloggy Blog: Guava Island Review

Before I get into my review, check out this great excerpt from Guava Island where Glover is serenading Ms. Rihanna. Ok, here's my "NO SPOILERS" review of Amazon Prime's latest gem. Wanna talk about villans?? Forget about the Night King. This guy is awful. Always the greedy one. #GuavaIsland #Qarth...
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Austin's 'The Color Run' 5K Fun

"The Happiest 5K on The Planet". Without a doubt, 'The Color Run' lived up to its moniker this past Saturday. Accompanied by picturesque weather, HOT 959 and Crew had a blast with the runners at The Color Run. This is a photo gallery, but we did want to leave one funny video for you! :) This young...
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Snupe Bloggy Blog (Wednesday, April 24)

The rain has been the biggest story of the day. I started the morning headed out to Georgetown to film football camp for Fanstand ATX. It was a wet start to say the least. Eminem is great, there's no dispute. He'll go into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, and probably has at least one or two more...
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Snupe Bloggy Blog (Monday, April 22)

It's officially Taurus Season, but not a ton of star power on the celebrity birthday front. But shout out to DJ Drama, one of the major mixtape makers of the early 2000s. Still doing his thing today, he's running The Marathon in honor of Nipsey. — DJ DRAMA (@DJDRAMA)...
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Snupe Bloggy Blog (Good Friday, April 19)

Okay, Good Friday to one and all. Let's start with the celebrity birthdays for April 19th! Suge Knight , 54 (former Death Row Records CEO) Troy Polamalu , 38 (Steelers NFL Hall of Famer and Super Bowl champ) Candace Parker , 33 (one of the greatest female hoopers of all-time, current L.A. Spark)...
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Snupe Bloggy Blog (Thursday, April 18)

So they say if you do anything three times in a row, it can form a habit. This is the 3rd day of my blog (which I have forever been reluctant to do). So we'll see how it turns out. I gotta shout out both Pour Choices (Downtown) and Kung Fu Saloon (Rock Rose) on celebrating their establishment...
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