Mary Jo discovered her love of media arts after moving to Los
Angeles in her early twenties where she worked as a red carpet correspondent and editor for Actors Reporter, an entertainment news web series. She later returned to her home state of Florida to further her education and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of West Florida. She continued to develop her interviewing and video editing skills by developing her own YouTube channel which focuses on local events,”The Short Show with Mary Jo.” After completing a summer internship at Community Broadcasters, it became clear to Mary Jo a career in radio is where her passion for entertainment could truly shine. She continues her journey on Q92 Hit Music Now. Tune into her 1am-5pm!

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XoXo: The “Worst Sound Installation Ever…”

If you thought the world's love affair with Toto's "Africa" was over...then you have been mistaken. Earlier this year, the "Africa" fever began after a fan requested that alternative radio darlings Weezer offer their own...

XoXo: The Most Liked Instagram Post of All Time…

We're less than a month into 2019 and the tides of the internet have already begun to shift for the better. Of course, I'm referring the "World Record Egg" that officially dethroned Kylie Jenner...

XoXo: The Best Holiday Commercial This Year…

Yesterday, Google rolled out their "Home Alone" inspired Ad for Google Assistant starring none other than...Kevin McAllister! Watch for yourself... https://youtu.be/xKYABI-dGEA

XoXo: Thank U, Next

Ariana Grande dropped the highly anticipated video for her single "Thank U, Next" today and all I'll say is this: Legally Blonde, Mean Girls, Bring It On and Kris Jenner. Watch it for yourself. https://youtu.be/gl1aHhXnN1k XoXo, Mary Jo

XoXo: Backstreet is Back, alright!

Talk about a flashback Friday, Backstreet is back. For real, this time. The boys surprised fans today with the announcement of a new album, new song with music video and a gigantic list of world...

XoXo: Woman Celebrates 106th Birthday at Taco Bell…

You can quote me on this, If I make it to the age of 106 then I will definitely be celebrating at Taco Bell. That's exactly how an Arizona woman named Myrtis Jewel Painter...

XoXo: A first look at Disney’s “Aladdin” is here…

Confession, Aladdin ranks up there with my favorite Disney animated films of all time. So, you can imagine my excitement when it was announced that a live-action remake was in the works (as are...

XoXo: An Avenger says Good-Bye…

It appears one member of the original Avengers is ready to hang up his superhero cape...okay, technically he only uses a shield. Chris Evans announced he has played Captain America for the last time in...

XoXo: Netflix is Giving You Control…

Since "Netflix & Chill" has become a standard weekend event and binge watching is officially a life skill, you might wonder if Netflix could possibly immerse you any further into your favorite programming? It...

XoXo: Party City Unveils the Scariest Costume Yet…

Fall is upon us and that means it's time to start considering your Halloween look...unless you're like me and have had your costume picked out since, um, last Halloween. This year, Party City unveiled which...

XoXo: American Horror Story brings the Apocalypse…

After much speculation about who exactly would be returning for AHS and the highly anticipated cross-over season, we finally have our first full length trailer! https://youtu.be/R2RzZRTqzbQ I SEE YOU QUEEN, JESSICA LANGE! Yes, all of our...

XoXo: Ahoy! “Stranger Things” is coming back…

The first teaser trailer for the third season of Netflix's "Stranger Things" dropped today and it's actually the most 80's thing since...well, the 80's! https://youtu.be/QdMZgCTeFRM First of all, this made me want to go shopping. Second,...

XoXo: “Game of Thrones” and Streaming dominate the Emmy Awards

The Emmy's are actually one of my favorite award shows to watch, mainly because I'm a fan of weekend binge-watching. This year's crop of nominees could turn out to be a pretty exciting show....

XoXo: New Music Monday

It's another week and we have a fresh crop of new musical additions for the Q... Post Malone - Better Now https://youtu.be/-yHoa4MR0W4 Just in case you needed more Posty in your life (and honestly, we all...

XoXo: New Music Monday

Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce you to the most recent members of our esteemed Q92 playlist... Maroon 5 ft. Cardi B - Girls Like You https://youtu.be/aJOTlE1K90k Alright, this one should be no surprise since...

XoXo: New Music…Tuesday?

Okay, okay. I'm a little late to the party on updating this after recovering from my Hangout Fest adventures followed by a three-day weekend. However, here are the newest musical additions to the Q...

XoXo: New Music Monday

It's Monday and that means we're running down the latest additions to the Q92 mix! https://youtu.be/U4fErC9skHE Cardi B ft. J. Balvin and Bad Bunny - I Like It. This marks the second addition in the past...

XoXo: Home on the Range Pt. 2

I'll be honest, I've been majorly slacking off in my quest to learn how to safely and comfortable operate a firearm this year. After about a two month hiatus, I finally hit the range...

XoXo: New Music Monday

Let's be real, Mondays are usually the worst. But they're a whole lot better when you have a fresh crop of new songs to jam to! Meet this week's additions... Liam Payne ft. J....

XoXo: Three Truths About Siblings…

Every year on April 10th we celebrate Sibling Day! Even though it might seem like there is a special day for damn near everything now, the origins of this day really do come from...