Albany Events

Singer Melkit To Perform In Troy
The Sanctuary for Independent Media offers many diverse and original events in their space. They give back to the community often, hosting art and family-oriented programs for the North Troy neighborhood in which they reside. This Saturday, they will be featuring a one-of-a-kind performance...
Victory Soul Orchestra At Savoy Tap Room
The Victory Soul Orchestra will be at the Savoy Tap Room cranking out brass-driven Afro-jazz, funk and soul. They will be joined by the Kuts & Kicks duo of DJ Trumastr on turntables and Stephen Struss on drums.
The kitchen starts serving dinner at 5:30pm and the live music starts at 9pm...
Albany Restaurant Week Menu And Schedule
If you like saving money on food, this is the most wonderful time of the year, Next week kicks off Albany Restaurant Week!  Your chance to check out the best of what the Capital District has to offer as far as dining options. Most of the year some of these restaurants are expensive, this i…
HOT991 and KeishaRenee Want To Take Over Your Job
Do you have a fun job? Or is your job lacking a little bit of fun? Well, Hot991 and KeishaRenee want to take over your Job for the day and bring some lunch along to check it out. Whether it's working in the medical field or under the hood of a car KeishaRenee wants to help out and learn about a…
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to Speak at Local Colleges
College students in the Capital Region will be getting the chance to meet the groundbreaking Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor is the third woman and first Latina to become a Supreme Court Justice. She will be speaking at the Albany Law School Monday night...
KeishaRenee Jobs: Sales Representative Wine and Spirits
Do love talking the talk but also being able to walk the walk? Can you be given 20 candy bars and you sell all 20 with 10 people pre ordering for your next order? Well if you can do those simple but goal achieving task then this sales representative position at Wine and Spirits is for you...
KeishaRenee Jobs: Job Fair April 18th
If I said the capital district lacked in helping people find and get jobs I would be lying. There are always job fairs going on and it just so happen the next job fair to take place is April 18th at the Albany Marriott on Wolf Road in Colonie...
What Would You With $1000 ?
Get ready to win cash on Monday with the 2 Ka Day contest. Listen for the keywords starting Monday morning with The Breakfast Club. Even though I can't win the contest because I work at Hot 991. It made me think of the 5 best way I could use 1000 dollars...
Fresh Perspective Trip To NYC
In life experience is just as important as education. If you have certain life experiences as a child it opens you up to unlimited possibilities in life. Children need to be exposed to different options to see what is available for them in life...
Dr. Martin Luther King JR Job Fair Today
So you know I'm all about helping you find the right job and career for you, and of course putting some extra money in your pockets. Today there is a huge job fair going on at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The job fair goes from 11am until 3pm today...
Women’s Conference At Albany Law
The Delta Mu Omega chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will be holding their annual Women's Conference this Saturday. This is a great way to network and better your self. The event kicks off with a continental breakfast that is included with registration...
Last Night Spring Break Concert Was Lit
Once again Hot991 turnt Proctors Theatre up again. Last night the Spring Break 2017 concert quickly got turnt up with August Alsina, PNB Rock and Aboogie in the building. I cant forget Don Q held it down as well with his fellow labelmate Aboogie...
Hot991 ‘s Drome Sound DJ Battle Was Lit
Last night was a pretty good turn out for the second Hot991 and Drome Sounds Dj battle. I was very impressed and quickly learned it is much more to djing than just playing music. Each contestant was scored on the following
Each contestant was scored on the following catagories: mixing ability, t…
KeishaRenee Jobs: HVCC Is Hiring For Mulitiple Jobs
Oh how I miss my HVCC days.That school was everything I met some really cool people and I got my degree as well. Great staff and great school.So with that being said need  a career change? or an extra job? Well my almamater Hudson Valley Community College is hiring for mulitple job positions...
VOTE FOR THE HOTTEST 518 ARTIST TO BE ON GENERATION NEXT
There is talent in the 518, and lots of it.The competition to be the best and to make it big is at a all time high. The grind is real and the talent is here. Shout out to every one that has been apart of Generation Next and continues to push there music so the streets can hear it as well...
Donkey Of The Day : Mohammed Anas Shouts Out Girlfriend and Wife
In the heat of the moment sometimes we say the dumbest things. This is the case with Mohammed Anas, he was having an extramarital affair.
It all came to light when he shouted out his girlfriend along with his wife. He did this in the heat of the moment after winning a soccer game, but the damage w…
Tis The Season To Be Curvy! Curvention 2017
2017 Curvention was amazing.I enjoyed myself and the show. This was the 5th Annual Curvention event and it was even bigger and better than last year. From the performaces to the spoken word to each and every single lady getting there Niomi and Tyra on down the walk way...
Its All Good In The 518
Yesterday the Albany Police Department held there first annual community basket ball tournament. It was a great turnout and nothing but good vibes. Parents were able to get there childs safe ID done and the kids were able to hang and play basket ball with the police of Albany...
1st Annual Community Basket Ball Tournament Today
People are always raving about how the 518 lacks this and dose not have that, and could change this or do that differently but fail to realize there is a lot of positive people and positive things that do go on right before there eyes. This Saturday from 11am to 3pm stop by the Boys and Girls club i…
Curvention At The SUNY Albany Performing Arts Center
It's that time of year again, time for the 5th annual curvention. If you aren't familiar with Curvention, it is dedicated to those plus sized women who love the skin they're in and those who are learning to do so more and more daily. This is a celebration of curvy women and it is def…
#SAVEOURSTREETS Youth Forum In Schenectady
Schenectady's Save Our Streets youth program is a program dedicated to changing the lives of our youth. The program helps to guide youth with mentorship, activities, trips and, most importantly, love. Education is just as important as inspiration and life experience...
What Is The Coolest Thing That Ever Happened To You In Albany ?
What is the coolest thing that has ever happened to you in Albany? Was it some random meeting of a celebrity at an odd place? Was it an accident that ended up in meeting someone really cool?
I saw this topic over at Reddit, it made me think of the coolest thing that has ever happened to me while…
Best Places To Go Sledding In The Capital District
The 518 is being bombarded with snow today school is closed a lot of business's are closed and mostly everyone is indoors. It made realize I haven't participated in a great American past time which is sledding.
I'm not originally from Albany so I had to find the best spots to go sledding in the wea…
KeishaRenee Jobs: Travel Agent
I dont know about you but I personally love to travel and take vacations all year long. Living upstate, our winters can be pretty brutal and last what seems like forever, so hitting the beach in the middle of December don't seem so bad after all...
KeishaRenee Jobs: Teacher Assistant
Ever thought about being a teacher for a room full of toddlers on they way up to big league.Still trying to find the right career for you? Well dont let that degree go to waste. Albany Community Action Partnership is hiring and looking for you to be an assistant teacher for head start...
The Professional Lounge At Troy Kitchen
One of the biggest complaints about the 518, it is nowhere for professionals to go out and have a good time without all the drama. There is an event for the profess to death crowd at Troy Kitchen (77 Congress St.) with the Professionals Lounge: Vol...
Scholastic Talent Try Outs @ Suny Albany
Its that time a year again the 5th annual Scholastic Talent Showcase. Talented High School and Middle School youth will have the chance again this year to display their Talents at the annual scholastic talent show contest. I had the pleasure of hosting last years event and I know this year will of…

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