WNVZ Organizes 'Hoods Up' Event
March 22, 2012 at 5:51 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM Top 40/Rhythmic WNVZ (Z104)/NORFOLK has organized "HOODS UP," a demonstration of support for TRAYVON MARTIN, the unarmed black FLORIDA teenager killed three weeks ago by a "neighborhood watch" man. The station’s listeners will rally TOMORROW (FRIDAY) from 5p-6:30p in the TOWN CENTER MARKETPLACE in VIRGINIA BEACH and line up along VIRGINIA BEACH BLVD. to peacefully ask for justice for the slain youth and his family.
"HAMPTON ROADS wants to show that we are aware of what's going on with TRAYVON, that we are thinking of his family and that we are praying they get the justice that TRAYVON deserves," Z104 Morning Zoo co-host and event organizer SHAGGY stated.
"Several thousands of the hundreds of thousands of young people who listen to Z104 wear Hoodies," PD MIKE KLEIN added. "We hope that by helping to generate a greater awareness in HAMPTON ROADS, we will also make our own home safer."