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5 Ways To Stay Healthy This Season
Want to stay healthy and free from the flu and any cold like symptom?. Here is a list of good and very simple habits to follow to stay healthy during the up and coming flu season.
1) Drink lots of fluid - staying hydrated is key.
2) Wash Your hand - germs travel fast and spread easily...
What National Day Is It?
Remember when you were in grade school or highschool and we had spritit week and each day was a different theme or day. Well now you dont have to be in school to participate on a theme filled day you can just look it up on google calendar  and see what weird fun day it is...
Hottest Artist In The 518
I always said the 518 has alot of talent. Over the past couple of months I have had the pleasure of either hosting or attending showcases throughout the Albany area with some of the most talented artists, producers, videographers you name it somebody in the 518 got it and is nextd up...
Best Orchards In The Capital Region
Living Upstate has some good qualities like the seasonal weather changes , the great outdoors and since its Fall they have amazing apple farms or orchards as we may call them.
My favorite part about going apple picking is finding the perfect apple to munch on while im walking around and then before l…
Hot991 RoadTrip To Maury
On Friday we took another road trip down to see Maury with some Hot991 listeners. If you never been to a live tapping of Maury then you are missing out on a-lot of fun. I still cant believe the stories that was told on the lie detector test like people are really hilarious in this world ...
Halloween In The Cap City
Halloween is literally right around the corner. I look forward to the creativity of everyone's Halloween costume this year. Last year we had a Hot991 Halloween costume contest and here is a look at last years past look.
Keisha Renee as a blood-thirsty zombie
"Don't be a menace"
Forever Aaliya…
How to Participate in Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Albany
Breast Cancer awareness month is an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research into its cause, prevention and cure.
Albany, NY makes strides throughout the month of Octobe…
Register To Vote Today For Up and Coming Election
This November will be one of the most important midterm elections of our lifetime. Midterm elections are just as important as the Presidential election. We all have a voice.
I remember being able to vote for the first time ever in 2008, and to see former President Obama win and carry out two terms in…
Fall Outings In The Capital Region
OK, so even though I'm super annoyed Summer is pretty much over, the last few days of the nice weather are still pretty enjoyable. I mean fall isn't so bad.  You got apple picking, hayrides, haunted houses, bonfires etc. I can dig it a little bit...
Capital Region Jobs. UPS,Toll Collector, Home Depot
Having trouble looking for a job. Trust me, I know the process very well. It can be really hard finding something that fits your liking. Whether you are just graduating or looking to switch things up, Don't stress trust the process.
" Whats for you will always be for you"
Kickin For A Cause!
This Saturday September 15th we are "Kickin for a cause" at Schenectady's Central Park. This is a co-ed community kickball tournament  and open to the public . This is a FREE event. Must be 16 years or older to participate. You can register now at
There will be music, foo…
Adrian Swish Talks Alist Showcase With Keisha Renee
Yesterday evening Adrian Swish from Digital Currency called into the Hot 99.1 studios to chop it up with me about the up and coming A-list Showcase that will be happening this Saturday, September 15th at Jupiter Hall inside Crossgates Mall.
Now Adrian's resume is pretty intense...
Jay Critch And LouGotCash At The ACC September 14th
Get ready this Friday, September 14th, it's going to be a "LITUATION" at the Albany Capital Center. Calling out all colleges and students in the 518 to pop out and catch the vibes with Jay Critch and LouGotCash!!!! Must be 17 and older to attend and 21 to drink...
Parents Concerned For Kids Getting Dropped Off At Wrong Location
I don't have any kids yet but I know for a fact I would be outraged if my kid was not put on the right bus and dropped back off home safely. Schools all over the capital region resumed back to regular programming this past Thursday, which means there were some new faces at the bus stop and new …
Alliance For Positive Health Event Recap
Last week Alliance For Positive Health held there back to school and free HIV and STI testing event at Madison park. It was a nice day which made for a nice event.
Kids were playing in the park, the guys were on the basketball court and since we had the music everyone came for the vibes...
A-List Show Case Sept.15th @ Jupiter Hall
Get ready to see some of the hottest Upstate Ny artists perform September 15th at Jupiter Hall inside Crossgates mall. This is an industry event so regardless if you are not performing if you are an artist and serious about your business then come out and network...
Community Give Back Day
This day is dedicated to the community, giving out free haircuts to the children, as well as book bags filled with school supplies.
Albany Cease Fire Pictures
Last Saturday the Green Tech Charter High school held there Albany Cease Fire event.An  event that was aimed to stop violence going on through out the city. In efforts to doing so they held a community water war, where every one could have some fun and throw water balloons and wet each others w…
KeishaRenee’s Capital Region Jobs
If you're looking for a job and not quite sure where to start, take a look at these jobs below. Great benefits and good paying jobs. If you love healthcare work or trying to get into the field of education well here are 2 really good jobs. If the job fits you apply now and start making money if…
Stop The Violence Neighborhood Cleanup
Sunday, August 26 is the second “Albany, NY Neighborhood Cleanup.” This would be the second neighborhood cleaning by, Albany Highrollaz, The Council H.O.O.D, Alpha Ridaz, and Suicide Squad MC.
Back 2 School Giveaway and Free HIV Testing Thursday August 30th
So the other day I had the pleasure of stopping by Alliance for positive health on Broadway in Albany and hung out with some of the young adults who are apart of a group called "Real Talk'.
I cant lie before I met the group I did not know what to expect and the questions that would be asked beca…
Latin Fest At Washington Park This Saturday
This Saturday, August 25th come out to Washington Park and enjoy the 2018 Latin Fest. This event will take place from 11 am until 6 pm. Its FREE!! and open to the public.
There will be music, an array of food and vendors, kid entertainment and much more...
Hot 99.1 Will Be Taking Another Road Trip. Vote Now!
So I'm planning another road trip to a special show this fall. Last year we went to the Jerry Springer show and had so much fun. I'm planning to take some dope Hot 99.1 listeners with me to another really cool show this fall, only thing is I can't decide on where to go...
Community Day In The 518
This past Saturday the Albany community came out to the 1st annual community day that was held at the Palace Theater . It rained on and off but that did not stop the fun. There was a bouncy house for the kids,musical performance from The Funk Emsemble and food and local vendors...

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