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Hot Martin Challenge
Score your last minute Martin Lawrence tickets at the Times Union Center with #HotMartinChallenge!
Generation Next 11-13-16 Recap (Audio)
Generation next is up. Vote for your local favorite artist in the 518 and get they music played on Sundays generation next podcast. Like share and most importantly VOTE!! Generation Next podcast goes off every Sunday at 10pm on 99.1
Home Ownership WorkShop At Schenectady Boys & Girls Club
The Breathing Lights Project has been illuminating vacant properties around the Capital District with the goal of bringing attention to the issue of urban blight. Another aspect of the project has involved educating residents within these areas about the requirements of home ownership with various w…
Ava DuVernay’s 13th Documentary Screening At Phoenix
Flagship Ultra is teaming up with at Color of Change, Cut50, and the Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights to invite you to a viewing party for Ava DuVernay's documentary, 13th this Sunday.
13th is the critically acclaimed documentary about how the Thirteenth Amendment led to racial divis…
Get Ready For Boss Beauties For Brunch At Johnnies
Ladies it's time to Boss Up with the Boss Beauties that Brunch event that happens this Sunday at Johnnies on Broadway. This is the ultimate networking event for women entrepreneurs.
Come out and hear from a group of women sharing their stories of business tribulations and success...
There Goes The Neighborhood Film Festival In Troy
A community event to view compelling films around the theme of urban struggles and hopes, culminating in a celebration of youth media makers from across the Capital Region: Youth FX in Albany, TBU Productions in Schenectady and Youth Media Sanctuary in Troy...
Tuesday Hot Picks (Audio)
Its always new music which is always a good thing. Here is my Tuesday hot picks.
1)This young boy is the truth sleep on him if you want too but he has some dope music and he is an amazing artist.
2)I loveeeee this song. First time I heard this song I was in the shower and my friend playing this and I …
Election Day Is Tomorrow 11-8-16
Tomorrow is a big day,Election Day has finally arrived.
Are you registered to vote? Hopefully everyone who is eligible to vote is and know exactly where they are suppose to go and vote because you cannot vote out of your poll location...
The Theory Of Evolution Hair Show
Wrapping up this weekend is the Theory Of Evolution Hair Show. Being brought to you by Jade's Hair Envy. This is a celebration of the hottest hair and fashion from 2016.
Jade's Hair Envy Presents: The Theory of Evolution Hair Show...
Secrets of Successful Women Entrepreneurs @ SUNY
Ladies its never to late to become a boss. Owning your own business and becoming an entrepreneur is one of the goals that a lot of women want to achieve. In a male dominated business world it is often hard for women to get that first business off the ground...
#PrayForNIKO
#PrayforNiko has been the hashtag that has been trending all week. Last Friday Niko Dinovo 16, was the passenger in a severely bad car accident that left him with 95% of his body severely burnt. The car Niko was riding in that night crashed into a park car on Concel road outside of Blessing Traven c…
Generation Next 11-2-16
This weeks generation next is up. Get your friends and family to vote. EVERY VOTE counts! The podcast kicks off every Sunday at 10 pm. Support your local artist and get there music played.
GENERATION NEXT 11/2/2016
 
 
HOT991’s Halloween Costume Contest
Yesterday was Halloween and we had our listeners text in or tag us on social media their Halloween costume for a chance to pick the concert of there choice. Here are a couple of cool, creative and crazy Halloween costumes and the Winner is posted below...
Check Out For The Funk Of It At The Takk House
There is a lot going on the Capital Area for the Halloween Weekend enjoy the fun tonight at The Ruck. Tonight they are having a Halloween For The Funk Of It party tonight !
Join the Chronicles band and special guests for live Soul, Hip-Hop, R&B, and Jazz during Troy Night Out at the Takk H…
Patti Labelle Is Coming To Schenectady !
Patti Labelle will be coming to Capital Region on Saturday. The legendary Patti Labelle will be performing at Proctors at 8p. Join Patti as she performs some of our favorites.
During a career spanning more than 50 years, this living legend has contributed countless hits such as "Love, need, a…
Halloween Fun for the Kids
Halloween is for everyone big and small. All week long, I have mentioned fun things to do in the 518 this Halloween weekend, and most of them were for us "Big Kids." However, I can't forget about the little ones, so here is something fun for the kids in the 518 to do on Monday…
NEXT’D UP: CHAZ MOBMUZIK
Next'd up presents nothing more than the best hard working artist in the 518. This week we feature Chaz Mobmuzik. He just recently dropped his latest mix tape SacrificeNSuccess.
Artist: Chaz MobMuzik
Facebook: Chaz MobMuzik
Instagram: ChazMoney
Twitter: ChazMoney21
Tuesday New Music Hot Picks
I been really in my bag lately as far as the music goes. I remember I used to just sit out in my car at night and just listen to new and old music. I low key been feeling the whole "new" New York wave of artist that's coming out.
1) I will give it up to A Boogie he definitely &…
Generation Next Podcast Repcap 10-23
Shout out to all the local artists that were selected for this weeks generation next podcast. Here is the recap of Sunday Oct.23rd generation next's podcast.
5-Tiff Gabana ft Dub the Truth -All about the Benjamins
4- Touchmoney Cease -Rep yo City
3- King Krazy - Struggle
2- Claire Promise ft Capitol P -…
3 Things to Do This Weekend in the Capital Region
We're only one day shy of the weekend, and there's lots to do- from family-friendly events to scary Halloween fun. Take a look at some of the cool places to be and things to do this weekend in the Capital District.
1.) Tru-Terror attraction is now open and ready for family and fri…
UAlbany Students Clean Up Pine Hills
When young people do something wrong everyone wants to give the negative all the attention in the world. Unfortunately, when young people are doing the right things people seldom take the time to recognize the people who are doing positive things in our community.
518 Spotlight: Ward Benoit-Corpse FX Effects
The 518 has a lot of very talented and career driven people. I got a chance to sit down with Ward Benoit  A.K.A "The Zombie Guru" who also has his own company  called Corpse FX Effects. We talked a lot about his new haunted  Halloween attraction that he is apart of in Via Port Mall in Rott…
Fall, Fun,Halloween Madness
Its definitely fall and the "Tis the season" for everything Halloween. I absolutely love this holiday because no matter what age you are every one some how joins in on the fun. There are so many things to do during this fall season while the weather is still nice, and with Halloween only a…
Elbow Room Shut Down
For starters the Elbow room did not shut down entirely, however they did loose there liquor licence and it was not due to underage drinking but due to the latest shooting that took place back in September. All over my Facebook timeline people of Albany are outraged about the restaurant and bar closi…
Generation Next 10-1-16
Every Sunday, Generation Next brings you the hottest underground artists all around the Capital District. If you think your music demands to be heard, then do the right thing and submit to the GENERATION NEXT link.
Check out this week’s new music and vote for your favorite song and ar…
Get Ready For Lark Fest 2016
If you’re not going to Lark Fest, there’s something wrong there. Go. It’s one hell of a time of course there’s going be live music, food, craft vendors, food trucks. It’s just a great time can’t wait…
The 518 Is About To Become The 838
Are you ready for a New Area Code? So the Capital Region is changing the area code to 838 this doesn’t go into effect until most likely till next year ya’ll no worries still the 518 for now but it’s going to be the 838 pretty soon so don&CloseCurlyQuot…

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