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Mike Veeder; “Duke Of Earltown” Is August’s Hometown Hero

County Waste has partnered with WGNA to honor those in our communities who are truly making a difference.

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The Festive Season Begins At Dreamlands In Margate
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90’s Throwback City Skate Party!

Come out & Roller-skate with the Hot 99.1 Team on August 26th!

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Things To Do This Weekend

Summer is coming to an end and kids and young adults all over the world will be returning back to school but not before this super lit weekend pops off...

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Local Artist Endia Talks about her Music and the Capital Region

Recently Dan America sat down with Endia, a Capital Region native who is working hard to break into the music industry with her style of hardcore rap.

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Top 5 90s Skating Songs

DJ ShOw's top 5 Hip Hop & R&B tracks to skate to from the 1990's!

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Protests Planned to Have R. Kelly’s Atlanta and Alabama Shows Canceled

Protesters want to #MuteRKelly this weekend.

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Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Team Up for New ‘Swish Swish’ Video [WATCH]

Nicki and Katy team up for a new basketball-themed video.

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Tyler, The Creator Addresses Album Leak, Tidal Streaming Practices on ‘4:44′ Freestyle [LISTEN]

Tyler spits a freestyle over JAY-Z's '4:44' beat.

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Generous Local Individual Donates $400 to Help ‘Stuff the Bus’ for Capital Region Kids in Need

On August 19 at the Factory Outlets of Lake George, Capital Region residents came together to help kids in need of supplies for the upcoming school year.

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Mary J. Blige Performs New Song About Divorce
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Mary J. Blige Owes $6.5 Million in Back Taxes

Mary J. Blige owes the IRS.

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Maxine Waters, Issa Rae, Yara Shahidi and More Honored at Black Girls Rock! 2017 [PHOTO]

Black girls do rock!

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Saratoga Auto Auction Looking for Food Truck Vendors

The First Annual Saratoga Auto Auction presented by the Saratoga Auto Museum will be held at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, September 21st through the 23rd

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Poetic Vibes Open Mic Night

So I may be a little late but hey better late than never. I stopped by Troy Kitchen last night for their poetry and open mic night. It was a nice little turnout, great poets and song writers took to the stage and the bar had some nice and very affordable drinks to sip on during the evening...

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What The Health?

You ever watched something and it turnt your stomach and then you instantly wish you never watched that? Well, that's exactly how I felt after watching the What The Health documentary.

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New ‘My Name Is Prince’ Exhibition in London Will Showcase Items From Paisley Park

The exhibit is set to open in October.

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Chance The Rapper and Taylor Bennett Team Up on ‘Throw Away’ Track ‘Gimmie A Call’ [LISTEN]

Chano and brother reunite on gospel-tinged song.

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Rare Partial Solar Eclipse Is Viewed Around The UK
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DO NOT Use Siena College Solar Eclipse Glasses

If you have a pair of solar eclipse glasses with the Siena College logo on them throw them out right now!

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Local Places Offer Free and Safe Viewing Of Solar Eclipse

No need for the the cereal box, duct tape, and youtube videos! If you're one of the many Capital Region residents that spent the weekend trying to make the proper "eclipse glasses" or are freaking out because you have no "safe" way to view today's scientific marvel, have no fear!  Free and safe viewing is here.

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Happy Birthday Nate Dogg!: Five of His Most Underrated Songs

Happy 48th Birthday to the late Nate Dogg.

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Did You Miss Lil Uzi Vert Last Night?

OK, if you missed Lil Uzi Vert last night then you missed out on a good show with nothing but good vibes. Lil Uzi Vert had the Upstate Concert Hall super lit last night and mind you the concert hall was jammed packed...

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Listen to ASAP Ferg’s New Mixtape ‘Still Striving’

ASAP Ferg's new mixtape has arrived.

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Donkey Of The Day : White Supremacist Chris Cantwell

In aftermath of the Charlottesville White Supremacist Rally, there are people questioning on who was right and who was wrong.

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Queen Latifah to Receive Icon Award at Diddy’s Revolt Music Conference

Latifah is up for another big award.

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Khalid Beautifully Covers SZA’s ‘Love Galore’ [WATCH]

Khalid added his unique brand of soulfulness and vulnerability to the track.

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EPIC INC First Annual Youth And Family Fun Day

This Saturday Epic Inc will be having there first back to school/family fun day help at the Jerry Burrell park in Schenectady. Back to school school supplies will be given away as well.

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Generation NExt: Altez Vs Kay Hollywood

Generation Next is back during the week. Listen to The Supreme Experience weeknights around 6:30 for the hottest independent artists in the state of New York...

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Solange Deletes Twitter Account After Blasting White Supremacists: ‘F— Nazis, F— Your Stale Ass Bland Ass Monuments’

'Been trying to practice self preservation... and not give racist ugly ass f---- bois who reek of citronella my energy.'

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Saratoga County’s Restaurant Health Order Violations

This is a list of the top foodservice offenders in recent health inspections in the past six months in Saratoga County. This list is not definitive according to the Department of Health...

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Generation Next: Altez Vs Shumpoo

Generation Next is back during the week. Listen to The Supreme Experience weeknights around 6:30 for the hottest independent artist in the state of New York...

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Jackie Christie On The Breakfast Club [VIDEO]

The “Basketball Wives: L.A.” star came for co-star Evelyn Lozada for donating to a GoFundMe page

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