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The #420 #FREEMIX

Today is a national holiday well sort of 4/20 is a code-term that refers to the consumption of cannabis, especially smoking cannabis around the time 4:20 p...

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

You know that catchy saying "April Showers bring May flowers", when ever you hear  that  you pretty much know spring is either here or bout to arrive.One thing I love about the spring is the weather it's not to hot but its not too cold either its just right. Well living upstate we experience all four seasons and since the weather is lighting up and the air is changing all the fun outdoor activities can start. Festivals, concerts, plays in the park, outdoor games everything. 

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Former New England Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez Found Dead in Prison Cell

What correctional facilities are doing to help stop the inmate suicide epidemic.

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Job Fair Was A Success!

Yesterday, I attended the Times Union Job Fair at the Albany Marriot on Wolf Road. The job fair took place from 10am-4pm and any and everyone was welcomed...

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Donkey Of The Day : Fake Police Officer Pulls Over Real Cop

Donkey OF The Day is a Fake Police Officer, who was caught in the act of portraying a police officer by pulling over a real police officer. This may sound confusing but the man was portraying a police officer and pulled over a real police officer...

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Uber and Lyft on their way to Upstate New York

Uber and Lyft car services are finally making their way to the Capital Region!

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Bad Boy Artist Reunion Concert At The Palace

Hot 991 bringing the hottest concerts in the city. Get ready for the concert of the year, "The Re Union" happens on May 26th at The Palace, this will be an epic reunion of some of the hottest artist signed to Bad Boy...

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A Recap of Best Buddie’s “Friendship Walk” 2017 Held at Crossgates Mall

Earlier this week (Apr. 9) hundreds of local residents walked through Crossgates Mall in an effort to support social inclusion through the Friendship Walk, raising over $150,000 dollars in donations.

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Next Steps to Take If College Isn’t for You [SPONSORED]

When you consider next steps after High School, it definitely helps to know your options! 

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Job Fair Alert

Less than a week from today the largest job fair in the capital district is happening. This is a great look for those who are looking for a new job, extra income and even maybe a new start in a new career...

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Remembering Charlie Murphy Comedian Dead At 57

Charlie Murphy, stand-up comedian, actor, and older brother of Eddie Murphy, passed away after a battle with Leukemia. Charlie Murphy was just in the Capital District less than a year before his death...

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5 Best Places for Easter Brunch in the Capital Region

What could be better than Easter brunch with the family?

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What Is Your Favorite Chris Rock Movie ?[VIDEO]

Chris Rock came to Albany and had a hilarious show at the Palace. Chris Rock was filming for his upcoming Netflix comedy special and brought his Black Out Tour to Albany...

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What Piece of Advice Would You Give Someone Who Was Moving to Schenectady?

We know what our advice is -- how much different is yours?

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Top 5 Easter Brunches In The Capital District

Easter Sunday is a time for celebration, and what better place to get together for the holiday is there than the Capital Region? Take a look at the restaurants and venues hosting Easter dining on Sunday, April 16, 2017...

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Documentary On Albany Hero Henry Johnson On WMHT

It surprises me how many people don't know who Henry Johnson there are statues and major road in Albany named after him . PBS/WMHT is trying to change that, they are releasing the documentary on Henry Johnson...

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Grown Folks Saturday Night At Levels

Grown Folks Saturday Night, this upscale evening is designed for the 30 and up crowd. The event will offer hors, d'oeurves, drink specials, and DJ's spinning modern and classic R&B, soul, and reggae hits...

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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...

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Capital Region Cities with Some of the Highest Numbers of Reported Crashes

Did your city make the list?

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Troy Ave Speaks On Tragic Events At Irving Plaza

Troy Ave had a rough 2016, first his bodygaurd/childhood friend was murdered at Irving Plaza in an incident that went viral immediately after wards...

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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...

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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...

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The Breakfast Club : Mike Will Made It Talks Producing Kendrick Lamar

Award winning producer Mike Will Made It stopped by the Breakfast Club to talk life and music. The veteran producer who has worked with all the big names in entertainment...

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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...

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Career Fair Held For Job Seekers
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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...

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Job Growth Spurs Drop In Unemployment Rate To 4.7 Percent
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Capital Region’s Current Unemployment Rate and a Reported Increase in Jobs

The state Department of Labor announced statistics of unemployment rates this past Tuesday.

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Poetic Vibe 1 Year Anniversary At Troy Kitchen

In 2016, author and poet Danielle Colin started a open mic poetry night at Troy Kitchen (77 Congress St.).

Teaching artist and author, D...

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Pollys Fools Dance At River Street Pub

Make the 518 fun again this event should definitely be the turn up this weekend. Polly is a 21 and up, quarterly dance party in Troy dedicated to providing a fun and safe space LBGTQ people...

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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...

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Donkey Of The Day : Man Hides Gun In His Butt

Donkey's Of The Day are a special breed always testing the limits of human restrictions. The latest donkey of the day was a criminal who did the most to try to sneak a gun into prison...

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