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Cohoes Firefighter Russell Coonradt May’s Hometown Hero

May’s Hometown Hero story is a true must listen and it comes just in time for Memorial Day Weekend.  In the month that we honor and pay tribute to the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom, we are so proud to award Hot 99.1's May Hometown Hero to Russell Coonradt from Cohoes.

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10 Songs To Hear At The Reunion Concert

I'm a 90's baby so I make the cut on growing up in one of the best times of music (least I would say so). Well tomorrow The Reunion Concert is going down at the Palace Theater in Albany NY

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The Expected Budget Deficit Of US Postal Service Grows To 7 Billion For '09
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KeishaRenee Jobs: Postal Service

While searching threw the news paper this week. I found out that the United Sates Postal service is hiring, and I heard they pay really good and have great benefits...

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Landlord Plan To Takes Down Biggie Mural

A Landlord in Brooklyn, NY has long term Brooklyn residents, and Biggie fans worldwide upset. He wants to remove a mural dedicated to the late Notorious B...

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Charlamangne Roast Jason Whitlock [VIDEO]

Charlamange The God just gave Jason Whitlock the verbal beating of a lifetime. Jason Whitlock is a sports journalist that works for Fox Sports 1...

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Kenya Moore Stops By The Breakfast Club [VIDEO]

Kenya Moore Stops by The Breakfast Club to talk Real Housewives of Atlanta. If you dont remember Kenya Moore's ex was just viral on the net for putting his hands on Peter Thomas...

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Bottoms Up The 2017 Saratoga Brew Fest

So the 2017 Saratoga Brewfest was a success.Great food, good people and even better brew. I enjoyed having the event up at the Saratogo Race Course today, it made for good shade, and great snap chat scenerary ha...

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2nd Annual Barn-B-Q

To celebrate their 11th year of providing artistic and community programming, The Albany Barn (56 2nd street) will be having a party! The Albany Barn B-Q is a dressed down casual event designed for everyone to relax get messy from the food, fun, and art...

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Hot 991 #SPOTLIGHT Artist Al Boogz [VIDEO]

During The Supreme Experience we give you a chance to call up and showcase you talent with The #Spotlight.

Today we took it to the streets and linked up with UAlbany Student/Rapper Al Boogz, we had Al Boogz spit a quick #HOT16 if you know of someone we need to put in the spotlight send a n email to djsupreme@hot991...

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2017 Women’s Day Conference

The Star Of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church is holding there 1st  Women's Day Conference this weekend. It is a three day event starting this evening Thursday May 18th and going until Saturday May20th at noon...

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2017 Greek Fest

I'm everywhere where there is food. I attended the Greek Fest last year and had a really good time. The music, food and good vibes from everyone was on point...

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Kids Day In Schenectady

The 23rd annual kid's arts and festival is back. Saturday June 3rd come out to Schenectady for a day of fun. Its all about the kids. There will be music, food and games and a puppet show from the Puppet People...

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Job Fair Today!!

So the time has come once again to give job opportunties to people in the captial district. One of the capital district's largest job fair is happening today...

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3 Local Breweries to Check Out at Saratoga Brewfest

Saratoga Brewfest is returning to the Saratoga Race Course this Saturday, May 20. 

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Desiigner On Why He Hates NY Radio [VIDEO]

Character Rapper Desiigner stopped by the Breakfast Club. If you know anything about Desiigner he is very animated. The character Desiigner stopped by to talk about his new album...

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B.O.B. Defends His Flat Earth Theory [VIDEO]

B.O.B. stopped by The Breakfast Club to talk about his new album Ether. B.O.B. hasn't released a full album in 5 years. The new Ether album is an extension of his mixtape series Elements and Nasa...

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Donkey Of The Day : Matt Jordan Of RHOA [VIDEO]

This weekend a video of Matt Jordan and Peter Thomas of Real Housewives Of Atlanta getting into a skirmish popped up on the internet over the weekend...

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Sunhee’s Kitchen Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary

Sunhee's Kitchen is known for their amazing Korean cuisine and relaxed and warm atmosphere. This Saturday will mark their one-year anniversary this coming Saturday...

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Albany’s Got Soul At The Fuzebox

There are a lot things going on this weekend so no need to complain about there is nothing to do in Albany. This weekend the 518 is definitely lit with a couple of events for you and the family to attend...

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Guy Torry Stops By Hot 991 [VIDEO]

Guy Torry has an extensive acting carreer being featured in many films and movies in the 90's. Just a few to name American History X, Good News, Martin, and More...

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Take Momma Love Out For Mothers Day Brunch

This weekend is Mothers day weekend, a time were we celebrate the beautiful ladies that go above and beyond for us and always showers us with endless amount of love...

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Credit Coach Jeanne Kelly On The Breakfast Club [VIDEO]

Credit Coach Jeanne Kelly stops by The Breakfast Club to talk about credit. The Credit Coach came by The Breakfast Club to talk about the importance of credit in all of our lives...

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Driverless Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York

Driverless vehicles? Yeah, you heard right.

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Great Escape Opens This Weekend Celebrating Super Moms

Are you still looking for a last minute Mother's Day gift ? You should take Mom for a fun experience. Great Escape opens this weekend, and this is always a good time for Mom and the Kids...

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Donkey Of The Day : Dr. Edison Jackson President Of Bethune-Cookman

Another day another Donkey. This Donkey of The Day is associated with none other than President Donald Trump. This time Betsy DeVos, United States Secretary of Education was at Bethune-Cookman University in Florida...

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New Orleans High School Holds First Prom Since Katrina
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Hot 991’s Prom Takeover: Which School Should We Take Over?

Nominations are in but what school deserves the prom takeover? Check out the entries and vote below.

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Donkey Of The Day : Lil Bow Wow Lying About A Private Jet [VIDEO]

Bow Wo is no stranger to being Donkey Of The day. This is the 3rd time the rapper has been featured as Donkey Of The Day. This time around social media got Bow Wow caught up...

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Don’t Fall Victim to Mother’s Day Coupon Scams!

Mother's Day Coupons are floating around! But be careful not to click on the wrong one!

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Should Albany County Ban Tobacco Products From Parks ?

More news to irritate smokers, even more, I caught this over at WNYT, The Albany County Legislature will take up a bill Monday night (page 87 of the agenda) to ban tobacco products in county-owned parks...

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Hot Music Alert: Lil Durk, Tory Lanez, PNB Rock

I know I may be a month or two late but I had a lot of catching up to do. There is differently not enough hours in the day. But Lil Durk's latest mix tape Street Love is a hit...

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