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Dr. Martin Luther King JR Job Fair Today
So you know I'm all about helping you find the right job and career for you, and of course putting some extra money in your pockets. Today there is a huge job fair going on at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The job fair goes from 11am until 3pm today...
Last Night Spring Break Concert Was Lit
Once again Hot991 turnt Proctors Theatre up again. Last night the Spring Break 2017 concert quickly got turnt up with August Alsina, PNB Rock and Aboogie in the building. I cant forget Don Q held it down as well with his fellow labelmate Aboogie...
Hot991 ‘s Drome Sound DJ Battle Was Lit
Last night was a pretty good turn out for the second Hot991 and Drome Sounds Dj battle. I was very impressed and quickly learned it is much more to djing than just playing music. Each contestant was scored on the following
Each contestant was scored on the following catagories: mixing ability, t…
KeishaRenee Jobs: HVCC Is Hiring For Mulitiple Jobs
Oh how I miss my HVCC days.That school was everything I met some really cool people and I got my degree as well. Great staff and great school.So with that being said need  a career change? or an extra job? Well my almamater Hudson Valley Community College is hiring for mulitple job positions...
VOTE FOR THE HOTTEST 518 ARTIST TO BE ON GENERATION NEXT
There is talent in the 518, and lots of it.The competition to be the best and to make it big is at a all time high. The grind is real and the talent is here. Shout out to every one that has been apart of Generation Next and continues to push there music so the streets can hear it as well...
Tis The Season To Be Curvy! Curvention 2017
2017 Curvention was amazing.I enjoyed myself and the show. This was the 5th Annual Curvention event and it was even bigger and better than last year. From the performaces to the spoken word to each and every single lady getting there Niomi and Tyra on down the walk way...
Its All Good In The 518
Yesterday the Albany Police Department held there first annual community basket ball tournament. It was a great turnout and nothing but good vibes. Parents were able to get there childs safe ID done and the kids were able to hang and play basket ball with the police of Albany...
1st Annual Community Basket Ball Tournament Today
People are always raving about how the 518 lacks this and dose not have that, and could change this or do that differently but fail to realize there is a lot of positive people and positive things that do go on right before there eyes. This Saturday from 11am to 3pm stop by the Boys and Girls club i…
Last Time It Snowed Like This, Was 1993
If your from the Capital District then your more than likely used to the forever changing weather.One day its nice the next day the polar express.Just two weeks ago the weather felt like Upstate would be having an early spring, and today it feels and looks alot like the begining of winter...
KeishaRenee Jobs: Travel Agent
I dont know about you but I personally love to travel and take vacations all year long. Living upstate, our winters can be pretty brutal and last what seems like forever, so hitting the beach in the middle of December don't seem so bad after all...
KeishaRenee Jobs: Teacher Assistant
Ever thought about being a teacher for a room full of toddlers on they way up to big league.Still trying to find the right career for you? Well dont let that degree go to waste. Albany Community Action Partnership is hiring and looking for you to be an assistant teacher for head start...
5 Things To Know About KeishaRenee
Its been officially 1 year for me working at Hot991. I feel like my listeners know me for the most part because I try to keep it 100 with them, but there is still a lot more to Keisha Renee than just what you get on the radio.No I didn't live the hard knock life but I definitely didn't com…
And BIG Is Still Top 5 Dead or Alive
Its been 20 years since the passing of the iconic Notorious  BIG. I remember when I first heard BIG on the radio I believe I was about 5-6 years old it was the summer of 95 and my uncle was playing BIG at the cookout, everyone was having a good time and I remember hearing  "Juicey…
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. People forget how great of an artist he truly was and how many classics and songs that he made hits, from "Can I Get" to "Always …
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. Podcast kicks off every Sunday at 10pm hosted by KeishaRenee...
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 …
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.
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.
If you love working in a fast-paced environment and interacting with people, then apply today at the Cheesecake Factory in Colonie …
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. If you are an artist and want to be featured on Generation Next then submit a radio edited clean vers…
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. Royelle just released her latest single "XXX&…
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. I love events like this, one reason in particular is that girls love girly things and I love everything that has to do wi…
KeishaRenee Jobs- Assistant Coach
Spring is almost here which means outdoor spots are gearing up for there return. To bad I'm not as athletic as I used to be in Highschool because gym was always one of my favorite classes regardless of what sport we played.Well do you have what it takes to help coach a team...
KeishaRenee Jobs- Director Of Education
Ever wanted to be the person in charge? That person who can call and make all the shots... Must be a Taurus thing. I dont always have to be the loudest in the room but my presence will deff be felt all through the room like as if I was a boss or director...
This Wednesday A HealthCare Job Fair
Im all about helping those that need help with job searching and putting some extra money in they pockets.Trust me I know it can be a bit stressful but it is life and as adults majority of us do have to work for a living. This Wednesday Feb 22nd at the Marriot there will be a health care job fair...
Generation Next Is Getting HOT
Generation Next is heating up. 2 months into the New year and this artists are bringing there A game. If you are a local artist in the 518 and Tri-city area and want you music played on generation next, submit a radio edited clean version to Hot991fm@gmail...
Are You A Young Person Interested In Human Rights?
I once was told by my late great grandmother "Always know more than you speak of" knowledge is power and major key to getting ahead in life. Growing up as a kid you dont relize the importanace of learning life and history. We dont question what we are taught in school we just assum…
Stop by booth #55 at the Black and Puerto Rican Caucus
Since I was a younging I have heard nothing but good things about this weekend and how fun filled this event is. The caucus starts friday night and goes all the way until sunday ending with a step and dance show at The Palace.There will be lots of travelers in town as I did mention this event is pre…

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