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St Pattys Day Is Kicking Off Early In The Capital District.

Remember being a kid and trying to find a four leaf clover or trying to find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow...yeah good luck I'm still trying to find both...

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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...

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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...

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The Notorious B.I.G. #FREEMIX

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the death of one of the most iconic figures in Hip Hop. Christopher George Latore Wallace (May 21, 1972 – March 9, 1997), better known by his stage names The Notorious B...

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Germany Has Europe's Lowest Birth Rate
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The Top 20 Most Common Last Names in Schenectady

Did your last name make the list?

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2 Chainz Recruits Ty Dolla $ign, Trey Songz and Jhene Aiko for the Laid Back ‘It’s a Vibe’ [LISTEN]

'Pretty Girls Like Trap Music' drops on April 7.

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JaRule At The UCH

Take me back to Saturday. JaRule concert at the UCH was everything! I had such an amazing time. Since I was a youngin', I have always been a fan of JaRule...

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Vote Now For Your Favorite 518 Artist

Vote now for your favorite 518 artist to be played on this Sundays Generation Next. Listen to some of these dope songs from you favorites in the 518 and if you love what you hear vote them on generation next...

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The Breakfast Club : Trey Songz Talks Keke Palmer [VIDEO]

Trey Songz stops by the Breakfast Club to talk about the recent mix up with Keke Palmer.  He also talks about his reputation for being Tremaine The Playboy...

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Colin Kaepernick Will Reportedly Stand For The National Anthem Next Year

It is being reported that next year Colin Kaepernick is going to stand for the national anthem.

After making headlines during the 2016 season for taking a knee during the National Anthem, it is being reported that Colin Kaepernick has had a change of mind and will stand next year for the anthem...

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The Return Of The MAAC

This weekend marks the return of MAAC to the Times Union Center, March 2 - 6. Thousands of people will come to downtown Albany to check out the hoops action.

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5 Crazy Ideas That Would Improve Albany

It seems like everyone is paying attention to politics and the general operation of our country and city.  From Donald Trump signing an executive order every other day, to Mayor Sheehan and Gov...

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NEA's Read Across America Day Kickoff With Zac Efron
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Troy School Partipates in ‘Read Across America Day’

Schools nationwide participate in 20th annual 'Read Across America Day.'

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J.O.B Fair Wednesday March 8th

Spring is slowly approaching. Vacations are getting planned, and I'm pretty sure you could use some extra cash and maybe a new job. Even though I love my job here at Hot991 I always like to go to these type of fairs just to see what other jobs are out there maybe not necessarily for me but for friends family and those that live in the 518...

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Spotify Celebrates Best New Artist Nominees
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Win A Trip To Big Sean’s I Decided Tour

Big Sean is taking his "I Decided" tour nationwide and  Hot 991 is sending you to the legendary Radio City Music Hall to see Big Sean on April 11th...

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KeishaRenee Jobs: Red Robin

You know that very catchy jingle: "Reddddd Robin, Yummmm." One of my go-to restaurants when I want a good juicy burger and steak fries and a good conversation among good friends.

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KeishaRenee Jobs: Cheesecake Factory

One of my favorite jobs I ever worked was in the restaurant business. I loved meeting new people and being able to help make someone's dining experience a good one...

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Black History Month Creative Expressions: Equality

Hot 99.1 is teaming up with the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to participate in this year’s Creative Expressions Contest.

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5 Thoughts I Had About the Capital Region When I First Moved Here

I've been here for a little while now, but when I first arrived, I had a lot of questions... and opinions. 

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Vote Your Favorite Artist Onto Generation Next

Generation is getting HOT. The heat is coming. Check out the artists below and vote for there music to be on Generation Next this Sunday. Voting ends Friday and the podcast kicks off Sunday at 10pm...

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Black History Month Creative Expressions: Ruby Bridges

Hot 99.1 is teaming up with the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to participate in this year’s Creative Expressions Contest. 

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Generation Next Presents The Best Unsigned Artist

Last night Generation Next was lit. For sure its good music coming out the 518. Shout out to US Bay who has been featured on generation next a couple time his latest single "things you do " can be heard on this podcast as well...

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Spotted at the Saratoga Beer Summit [GALLERY]

The 6th Annual Saratoga Beer Summit was on Saturday! Were you hanging out with us? 

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Black History Month Creative Expressions: Louis Armstrong

Hot 99.1 is teaming up with the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to participate in this year’s Creative Expressions Contest. 

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Soul Brunch At The New Rivers Casino

The Hamilton Hill Arts Center has been promoting the knowledge, preservation and continued development of African and African-American culture and art for over 40 years...

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Poetry In Motion At Proctors [VIDEO]

Poetry in Motion is a unique event that allows attendees to hear artists in a one of a kind poetic powerhouse, infused with great music and visual displays...

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Ladies Need Love Too The 2017 Women’s Expo

This Saturday and Sunday its all about the ladies and what we ladies love and need. The 2017 Women's Expo is back and will be held at Siena College Marcell Athletic Complex...

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Black History Month Creative Expressions: Black Panthers

Hot 99.1 is teaming up with the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to participate in this year’s Creative Expressions Contest.

All month long we will be highlighting heroes in Black History...

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Albany’s Beer of Choice to Make an Appearance at the Saratoga Beer Summit

We asked you, the listener, which beer best represents Albany. We think the results may surprise you! 

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J. Cole: “4 Your Eyez Only” World Tour 2017

Cole announces his upcoming “4 Your Eyez Only” World Tour Dates.

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