Community FM

If you believe in the importance and the mission of community radio for Central New York, click here to make a donation to WCNY!

Community FM is available on an HD radio: at WCNY 91.3 HD3 Syracuse, WUNY 89.5 HD3 Utica, and WJNY 90.9 HD3 Watertown. Live stream the station here at wcny.org (just click the blue button below!). You can also listen live on apps like TuneIn, or ask Alexa to “Play WCNY,” then follow the instructions to “Play HD-3.” Listen on demand to programming by clicking on the tabs below. Check out relevant original local programming like Central Current Radio, Built to Serve, Our New Neighbors, Science Today, Syracuse (On)Stage, Innovate to Educate, and CNY Heroes.

Community FM also broadcasts great, locally-produced podcasts of interest to listeners throughout our region, including From Suarez’s Basement, a behind-the-scenes look at some of your favorite TV shows, movies, play, musicals, concerts, and more. Community FM also airs Shadow // Yaddo, the podcast produced by the renowned artists’ retreat in Saratoga Springs, CNY Latino Podcast, with topics of interest to the local Hispanic community, and a brand-new local podcast for tweens, Funky Foodies.

  • Listen Live

    Built to Serve – Prevention Network
    The Prevention Network has been active in Central New York since 1949. Their mission is to stop the cycle of substance abuse through education, intervention and support. In this episode…read more →
    Science Today with Dr. Rich Kopecky – Episode 8
    How our cellphones can help transportation agencies better monitor the condition of the bridges we drive on. Plus, why scientists are saying we are closer than ever to a virtually…read more →
    Thursday Morning Roundtable, Director of Syracuse Build, Christopher Montgomery, 1/26/23
    Thursday Morning Roundtable on January 26 welcomed Christopher Montgomery, Director of Syracuse Build, a CNY Works, Inc. initiative. The session focuses on construction training, workforce development, local hiring, as well…read more →
    Central Current Radio – Dr. Marvin Druger
    Author, poet, radio host, and biology teacher to tens of thousands of Syracuse University students over the past half century. This episode of Central Current Radio features the one and…read more →
    Innovate to Educate, Episode 5 – P-Tech Program at ITC
    The P-Tech Program at the Syracuse City School District's Institute of Technology was just the second such program in New York State and the first Upstate. In partnership with Onondaga…read more →
    Check It Out: A New Way to Choose a Book
    Parents, kiddos can have a new kind of book-picking experience at Onondaga Free Library: their treefort-themed kids' room has books that face out, so kids can see the covers rather…read more →
    Syracuse (On)Stage, Episode 4 – “Espejos: Clean”
    Syracuse Stage presents the East coast premiere Espejos: Clean by Christine Quintana with Spanish translation and adaptation by Paula Zelaya-Cervantes. Associate Artistic Director Melissa Crespo directs the co-production with Hartford…read more →
    Checkup From the Neck-Up, Episode 1 – Dr. Greg Eastwood
    Checkup From the Neck-Up is a new monthly show on Community FM hosted by psychologist Dr. Rich O'Neill, on topics all about our mental and physical health. In this premiere…read more →
    CNY Heroes, Episode 3 – Dr. Mike Haynie
    This episode of CNY Heroes features Dr. Mike Haynie, Syracuse University's Vice-Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives and Innovation, and the founder of SU's Institute for Veterans and Military Families. Among other…read more →
    Our New Neighbors – Episode 5
    In this episode, host Ibrahim Mohamed introduces us to Ullys Mouity, who came to Central New York in 2005 after fleeing war in the Congo. Ullys and his family now…read more →
    CNY Latino Podcast, Episode 14
    This episode is mostly a conversation from Hugo Acosta about American Football, and the different aspects of this sport, associated to the Latino population that lives in the USA. There…read more →
    Shadow // Yaddo – Big Bad Books
    Let’s celebrate and safeguard, come hell or high water, our freedom to read! Bestselling novelist Colm Tóibín on Salman Rushdie’s work and activism, the history of censorship in Ireland, and…read more →
    From Suarez’s Basement – Paul Hirsch
    If you’re a big Star Wars nerd like the team here at FSB, you won’t want to miss this episode of From Suarez's Basement, with Paul Hirsch – lead editor…read more →
    Funky Foodies, Episode 10
    Izzy’s Pop-up Pancake Party" -- Izzy causes a pancake batter disaster in the kitchen when trying to make breakfast for the Funky Foodies. Frankie & Fern teach Izzy about pancakes…read more →
    Air Date 12:00am-10:00am 10am-11am 11:00am-12:00pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:30pm-1:00pm 1:00pm-1:30pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 2:30pm-3:00pm 3:00pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 4:00pm-6:00pm 6:00pm-6:30pm 6:30pm-7:00pm 7:00pm-7:30pm 7:30pm-8:00pm 8:00pm-9:00pm 9:00pm-10:00pm 10:00pm-12:00am
    Monday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Capitol Pressroom Central Current Radio Checkup from the Neck-Up Behind the Woman Ivory Tower Jazz Network Science Today From Suarez's Basement CNY Latino Podcast Jazz Inspired Footlight Parade Jazz Network
    Tuesday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Capitol Pressroom Built to Serve Innovate to Educate Thursday Morning Roundtable Jazz Network Central Current Radio CNY Heroes Checkup from the Neck-Up Shadow // Yaddo Jazz at 100 Classic Sinatra with Leo Rayhill Jazz Network
    Wednesday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Capitol Pressroom Our New Neighbors Science Today Ivory Tower CNY Heroes Jazz Network Built to Serve Syracuse (On)Stage 2023 Syracuse State of the City (eff. 2/1) Jazz in the American Spirit Jazz Night in America Jazz Network
    Thursday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Capitol Pressroom Central Current Radio Innovate to Educate Connect NY Jazz Network Our New Neighbors Checkup from the Neck-Up Shadow // Yaddo From Suarez's Basement Jazz at 100 Today Song Travels Jazz Network
    Friday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Capitol Pressroom Built to Serve CNY Heroes 2023 Syracuse State of the City Jazz Network Innovate to Educate Behind the Woman Syracuse (On)Stage Science Today Inside Jazz European Jazz Stage Jazz Network
    Saturday Jazz Network Reading Buddies (10:15) / Check It Out (10:40) / Funky Foodies (10:45) Capitol Pressroom Central Current Radio Checkup from the Neck-Up Thursday Morning Roundtable Shadow//Yaddo From Suarez's Basement CNY Latino Podcast Jazz Network
    Sunday Jazz Network Sounds of Jazz with Leo Rayhill Connect NY Built to Serve Innovate to Educate Science Today CNY Heroes Our New Neighbors Syracuse (On)Stage 2023 Syracuse State of the City Jazz Network