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2017 Women’s Day Conference

The Star Of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church is holding there 1st  Women's Day Conference this weekend. It is a three day event starting this evening Thursday May 18th and going until Saturday May20th at noon...

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2017 Greek Fest

I'm everywhere where there is food. I attended the Greek Fest last year and had a really good time. The music, food and good vibes from everyone was on point...

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Kids Day In Schenectady

The 23rd annual kid's arts and festival is back. Saturday June 3rd come out to Schenectady for a day of fun. Its all about the kids. There will be music, food and games and a puppet show from the Puppet People...

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Job Fair Today!!

So the time has come once again to give job opportunties to people in the captial district. One of the capital district's largest job fair is happening today...

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Take Momma Love Out For Mothers Day Brunch

This weekend is Mothers day weekend, a time were we celebrate the beautiful ladies that go above and beyond for us and always showers us with endless amount of love...

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Uber Self-Driving Car Program Resumes After Crash
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Driverless Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York

Driverless vehicles? Yeah, you heard right.

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Don’t Fall Victim to Mother’s Day Coupon Scams!

Mother's Day Coupons are floating around! But be careful not to click on the wrong one!

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Should Albany County Ban Tobacco Products From Parks ?

More news to irritate smokers, even more, I caught this over at WNYT, The Albany County Legislature will take up a bill Monday night (page 87 of the agenda) to ban tobacco products in county-owned parks...

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Hot Music Alert: Lil Durk, Tory Lanez, PNB Rock

I know I may be a month or two late but I had a lot of catching up to do. There is differently not enough hours in the day. But Lil Durk's latest mix tape Street Love is a hit...

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Bruegger’s Bagels and Stewart’s Are Hiring

So it's lit again, as always I try to keep my ears to the streets and a look out on jobs that are hiring. From the medical field to restaurant work I always have something to put on the books...

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Miami Police Erect DUI Checkpoints During Holiday Season
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New Interlock Device to Keep Track of Drivers Convicted of DWI

 

There a new way to catch people in the act of driving under the influence.

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Generation Next Is Getting HOT (Audio)

Since the start of the new year the music scene in the 518 has been getting HOT. Generation Next is sure to shine light on the hottest in the 518...

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MtvU Presents Campus Invasion Music Festival
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Freestyle Friday : Diego Coffin

Back at it again with another freestyle Friday hot edition. Brother of another great rap MC Avery "AC" Coffin, Diego Coffin brings that heat the same way. Spitting facts and nothing but #bars Diego Coffin is not something to be reckoned with. From Albany NY and knowing what the street life brings Diego Coffin raps about it all. Now I get tagged in a lot of music and free styles and I always say that there is some talented artists and MCs here in the 518. I like the Coffin brothers because there free styles are consistent and actually really good. Check out today free style Friday hot edition with Diego Coffin.

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HELP USA 30th Anniversary Event
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Members of Cuomo’s Administration to Talk at Schools about Free Tuition Plan

Members of Governor Cuomo’s Administration will be visiting the campuses from now until May 22nd to provide information about the Excelsior Scholarship.

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Italian Youths Shop, Socialize And Party
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Fun Things To Do In The Cap City

Spring's here, and the weather is finally breaking and feeling like a good time in Upstate NY. There are a lot of things happening and going on, so if your bored or want to get into something new well check out some of the cool fun things happening this weekend in the 518.

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Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation Continues Day After Second Suspect Apprehended
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Schenectady to Compensate $75K to Schenectady Family for Brutal Police Raid Attack

Schenectady will be paying a total of $75,000 to three members of a Schenectady family who says they were beat up in an unprovoked attack by a group of police officers who raided their home in 2014.

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Wal-Mart Announces Plan To Create 10,000 Jobs In U.S. In 2017
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New Grocery Pickup Service Now Offered at Select Walmart Stores!

Select Walmart stores in the Capital Region have now started offering a new grocery pickup service for local shoppers!

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Sunday Night Generation Next Recap 4-30

So after last weeks generation next podcast there were a lot of new music sent my way. This week on generation next we had 3 new songs added to the the spin cycle. Showcasing talent from all over the cap city on Sunday nights at 10pm on Hot 991 tune in and check out some heat from the 518. Leave a comment and let us know what you think of the song entries. 

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KeishaRenee Jobs: Job Fair 5-17

Its kinda of a big deal to attend these job fairs  specially if you are in need of a job. The capital district has had multiple job fairs since the beginning of 2017 and it dose not look like the need for employment is slowing down...

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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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Service Sector Index, Including Restaurant Industry, Posts Large Declines
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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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Obama Delivers Commencement Address At Rutgers University
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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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Hot Music Alert!

Because MUSIC is LIFE. I listen to everything from hip-hop to church music to country to trap music. I'm all over the place especially depending on what mood I'm in...

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Hundreds Walk for Parkinson’s Awareness

Finishing off Parkinson's Awareness Month Strong!

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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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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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