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Burgeoning Craft Beer Industry Creates Niche Market For Limited Release Beers
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New Craft Beer Competition Coming in This Year’s New York State Fair!

Some exciting news to look forward to for beer lovers in the Capital Region!

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Generation NExt: US Bay Vs Xavier White [VOTE]

Generation Next is back. Listen to The Supreme Experience weeknights around 6:30 for the hottest independent artists in New York. This is a battle to see who has the buzz in the state...

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Hot 991’s Capital District Top 10 Streaming Songs

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With over 30,000 streams alone on Apple Music, Shazam, Tidal and Spotify, streaming is very popular in the Capital District and streaming music services are here to stay...

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5 Things We Learned From DJ Khaled On The Breakfast Club

DJ Khaled Speaks On His Relationship With Birdman, His New Jordan Sneaker & Dropping New Music

Here are 5 Things That We Learned From Dj Khaled Stopping By The Breakfast Club....

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Entire Troy Police Drug Unit Put On Administrative Leave [VIDEO]

The entire Troy Firearms Interdiction and Narcotics Suppression Unit has been put on administrative leave. There are currently 127 sworn police officers on the Troy Police Department...

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Dads Fest 2017

Happy fathers day to all the fathers out there. As dads all over celebrate today , the capital district would like to add some fun in that as well...

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Juneteenth Celebration At Capital South Center

Juneteenth is the celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. In Albany the African American Community put together a Juneteenth celebration at Capital South Campus Center...

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Hamilton Hill Arts Center Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is the celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. There is a free event to commemorate the anniversary of Juneteenth in Schenectady this Saturday...

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Legacy Player’s Ball On Captain JP

The 518's best R&B male vocal group invite you aboard to set sail in Player's Ball mode. This is an event for the players so bring out your Gators, Fedoras, Stilettos, and Gowns for a Players Ball that you will never forget...

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Hot 99.1Is Looking For “Dad Of The Year”

Father's Day happens this year on 6/18. If you haven't gotten your father yet don't worry about it. We have you covered if we crown your Dad, "Dad Of The Year"...

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Ancestor Appreciation Day At St. Agnes

The Schuyler Flatts Burial Ground Project was created to provide an honorable, dignified and respectful burial for the human skeletal remains of 14 African Americans found in Colonie...

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3 Day Job Fair For The Saratoga Race Track

Only a couple weeks away from one of  Upstate New York's main summer attraction. That's right! The up and coming 2017 Saratoga race season  is gearing up for this summer...

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This Sunday is Juneteenth

This Sunday Juneteenth is back. Everyone is invited out for a day of fun in the sun. Its also Fathers Day and a perfect something to do. Enjoy food, vendors, youth talent, kid activities music and so much more...

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Central Park Hosts New York Philharmonic Performance

Rockin On The River

Guess what's back? Troy's annual Rocking On The River is back every Wednesday from now until the end of summer in downtown Troy. Enjoy 10 weeks of outdoor music concerts, and enjoy some good food from your favorite vendors and shops...

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New York First State To Offer Free Public University Tuition For Middle Class
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13K Applications and Counting So Far for Free State Tuition

Students are taking full advantage of the Excelsior Scholarship Program!

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Generation Next : U.S. Bay Vs Upstates & Cory Jones

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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“Flash Memory”A Fathers Day Play

Fathers Day is this Sunday June 18th. Now if you last minute like me and have not gotten your dad a gift or thought of anything just yet, well this Saturday June 17th Women's With Voices and Stop The Violence presents there play " Flash Memory" ...

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Generation Next : U.S. Bay Vs Xavier White [VOTE]

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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Jumaine "Main Event Live" Brown

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Presents Solstice 2017

A Networking & Wine Tasting EXPERIENCE brought to you by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity to benefit the community outreach and youth programs of the George Biddle Kelley Education Foundation.

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Will You Take Uber Or Lyft ? [POLL]

At the end of the month, ride-sharing will be implemented throughout the Capital Region. There was so much debate about whether the service would even be allowed in the Capital Region...

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Schools Out Summer Is Here!

Less than 3 weeks from today, almost all of Upstate Ny schools will began there 2.5 summer vacation. However us adults will still need to work, which means finding child care or the right camp could be on your list of things to do within the next week or two...

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2017 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival - Weekend 2 - Day 3
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Lil Uzi Vert Concert Rescheduled

The Lil Uzi XO Tour Life Show scheduled for June 15th at The Upstate Concert Hall has been rescheduled. Before you get in uproar yes he is still coming and the concert has been rescheduled for August 17th...

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Mass Wedding Ceremony Held For 40 Couples In West Palm Beach
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Legal Age for Marriage Raised in the State of New York

What was the legal age then? What will it be now?

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Say It Loud: Black & Latino Pride At Washington Park

This weekend is Say It Loud Black & Latino Pride At Washington Park.

This year's Mainstage performers will be:

*Chart Topping R&B/Dance Vocal Artist ROBIN S.
*Tain...

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The 2nd Annual L.O.C. Black Wall Street Expo

Black Wall Street was the prominent Greenwood area in Tulsa, OK. This was home to over 600 African American businesses and a successful black community...

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Kevin Hart Talks Bill Cosby, Bill Maher And His Male Stripping Career

Kevin Hart stopped by The Breakfast Club for another hilarious interview. Every time Kevin comes by The Breakfast Club there are always a bunch of laughs...

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#SAVEOURSTREETS Youth Football Clinic

This week I got a chance to catch up with my man William Rivas.
William Rivas started an organization to help the streets of Schenectady. #SaveOurStreets is a grass roots organization in Schenectady that is doing exactly what the title of the organization entails Saving Our Streets...

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Schenectady Shooting Live On Facebook

If you happened to miss the action on the news Schenectady police shot a man after a stand off in Schenectady. This event made the evening news but was live streamed on Facebook.

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Family Fun Day At The JCC

What's a better Sunday than to have the sun shining and hanging with the family. This Sunday June 11th there will be a family fun day held at the Albany JCC from 1pm - 4pm...

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AMGEN Tour of California - Stage 4 Men's: Santa Barbara to Santa Clarita
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2017 Tour de Cure for Diabetes Prevention!

Yesterday hundreds took to Saratoga State Park for Diabetes Awareness.

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