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Donkey Of The Day : Donald Trump

The Trump administration is running a serious campaign to become Donkey Of The Day Legends. The Don is coming up on 100 days as President Of The United States...

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April Hometown Hero

Mayfield EMT, Naval Officer, Family Man Joe Tourville April’s Hometown Hero

When we received this month's "Hometown Hero" nomination from Liz about her incredible friend, it was obvious that she wrote from the heart and with admiration. 

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Wale Stops By The Breakfast Club [VIDEO]

MMG vet Wale stopped by the Breakfast Club. Wale exploded onto the music scene in 2008 with his hit song Pretty Girls.

Wale has always been an outspoke person on social media...

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Freestyle Friday : Avery Coffin

Listen believe it or not Upstate New York got some heat. Last summer we had the Hot#16 summer edition and since then I been keeping a real close eye to the streets to see if these rappers were really bout the game...

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Cool Places To Eat Free

Well at least the kids eat free or almost. Here are some cool places to eat with the kids and save a few dollars on. One of my favorites on the list is Golden Corral, I love this restaurant and not to mention they have everything any kid would want to eat and there dessert bar is popping...

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2017 Rankings for the Hardest Colleges and Universities to Get Into

Some Capital Region schools made it to the list! Can you guess which schools?

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A Tiny Trip To Nelly’s Day Care

Last week I stopped by and visited Nelly's Day Care and I have to admit I really wish I was a Kid again, having fun and living life with no worries...

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Donkey Of The Day : Hunter Kenneth Dienst

Charlamagne awards hunter Kenneth Dienst donkey of the day for accidentally shooting his brother and friend in the face while hunting.
This is a tragic accident but that doesn't mean all parties involved aren't Donkey's...

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Hundreds Walk for Parkinson’s Awareness

Finishing off Parkinson's Awareness Month Strong!

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Generation Next Recap 4-22-17

Did you miss last nights generation next podcast? Well Albany's own US Bay stopped thru and talked with KeishaRenee about some of the things he is working on and why he feels he is nexted up...

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30 Year Old Video From The Crossgates Mall

I ran across this 30 year old video from the debut of the Crossgates Mall. This video was shot in anticipation of the grand opening and to get investors interested in the new mall...

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Michael Blackson Is A Funny Mutasucka

Not even gonna hold you , this guy Michael Blackson is legit funny. I think myself and the crowd laughed thee entire time. My favorite part of the show was when he went into the crowd and made fun of the audience " Who is this mutasucka" "What is this mutasuka" everyone and there mother was laughing...

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Super Soul Fest Was Funny

Last night I attended the Super Soul Fest starring the one and only queen of comedy Sommore. She brought with her a couple cool guys from around the way Chris Thomas, Mike Viera and Rayzor...

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T.I.’s Hustle Gang Tour in NY!

T.I. makes his way to Upstate New York on Friday, May 12th!

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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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