Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for nearly 24 years. She lived and worked on Long Island, NY, West Palm Beach, FL, Buffalo, NY and Portland, ME. She currently resides in Cohoes with her girlfriend Jenn, her amazing 6 year old son Ryan and their dog Freddie. She loves living in the capital region and being close to her family and high school friends. Chrissy is excited to be part of the powerhouse that is WGNA and looks forward to waking you up each morning. E-Mail: email@example.com
Bill Makes School Buses Safer
New York state is one step closer to making our children safer on the school bus. Legislation has passed to ensure more safety both on and off the bus.
Vote Madison American Idol Winner – Here’s How
It's all come down to this! Tonight we find out who wins American Idol. Make sure you vote thirty times for our hometown girl, Madison Vandenburg, and let's hope she wins tonight! Here's how to vote.
Ford Recalling Over 250,000 Cars
There is another major recall coming from the Ford Motor Company. Now it's for over two hundred fifty thousand cars that have a gearshift problem.
Give Gift Of Life, Get Gift Card
There is a critical shortage of blood throughout the country. The American Red Cross is giving out gift card incentives to raise blood donations.
Madison’s Reaction During Hometown Idol Visit [VIDEO]
Tuesday our American Idol, Madison Vandenburg, came home to an amazing celebration as she is one of the final three to win the show. There was a pep rally at her high school and she put on a free concert at the Crossings. Her reaction to it all was priceless.
Idol’s Madison Home For Free Concert Tomorrow
Our hometown American Idol returns to the Capital Region tomorrow in anticipation for the show's finale on Sunday. You can catch a glimpse and hear her sing. Here are the details.
Former Toys ‘R’ Us Building Getting A New Tenant
There seems to be a bunch of empty and vacant buildings around the Capital Region that used to have beloved Toys 'R' Us stores. Little by little they are starting have new stores occupy them.
New Spiked Cider May Be Here For Summer [PIC]
We are holding out hope that these variety packs of spiked cider will be here in time of our summer fun of drinking.
How To Get A Free Air Conditioner
It seems as if it is taking spring forever to get here, but before we know it, it will be the hot days of summer. The Governor's Office announced that it is offering millions of dollars in assistance for those in need of air conditioning.
Millions Of Frozen Chicken Strips Recalled [PIC]
A popular brand of frozen chicken strips are being recalled. Millions of these chicken strips are affected so check your freezer.
Get Paid To Stay In Bed – A Sweet “Dream” Job
This may be the best summer internship that was ever created. Not only will you get paid, you will get paid to be comfy and even catch some "Z"s in bed. Here's how to become a Snoozetern.
Madison Shouts Out Her Favorite Teacher On Idol [Audio]
Madison Vandenberg did not disappoint when she belted out Queen's "The Show Must Go On". After her performance, Ryan Seacrest asked her about her high school friends and her favorite teacher. Here's what she said.
Construction Season Is Here – What To Know
There is already a ton of roads being worked on across the Capital Region. The New York State Department of Transportation wants to let you know when and where road work is being done.
Baby Due Around The Royal Baby? You Could Win $10,000
Sometime in early May there will be a royal baby born. To anticipate its arrival, there is a company that wants to give out ten grand to another baby born on the same day. Here's how to enter.
Organ Donors Could Automatically Be Enrolled
The way it is now, you have to fill out an area of your license to say that wish to be an organ donor. Now that may all be changing.
Your Kid Could Be The Next “Mikey”
If you want your kid to be a star in a cereal commercial, this is their chance to shine. They are looking for kids to be the next "Mikey" in the next generation of Life cereal commercials.
Reese’s Is Freezing Their Eggs For You To Win
One of my favorite Easter candies is the Reese's Peanut Butter Egg, but they are only available through the Easter season. Now Reese's is giving you a chance to enjoy them this summer by winning them now.
Did We Vote Enough To Get Madison Into The Top 10?
America voted and we all came through for Cohoes native Madison Vandenburg on American Idol. She delivered and the Capital Region voted.
ATVs Could Be Banned From Adirondacks
There is a push to try and get all terrain vehicles prohibited from the Adirondacks and other areas in the Northeast to help conserve the environment.
March Hometown Hero Lives By Doing One Good Deed A Day
This month's Hometown Hero has worked at the same job for over thirty years where she serves selflessly in the city of Corinth. She lives by the mantra of doing one good deed a day. It could be a small act of kindness or a great big one as long as an effort is made to do one each day.
Cheesecake Factory Giving Away Free Food Today
Today you can score free food from the Cheesecake Factory and free delivery all week long. Here's how you can do both.
787/Cohoes Boulevard Construction – What You Need To Know
Roadwork and reconstruction of Cohoes Boulevard has begun. There are some days and times this week that you should be aware of if you are heading through this construction zone.
Seal Spotted In Capital Region Hudson River [PIC]
There was a cool sight in the Capital Region this weekend along the Hudson River. A harbor seal was spotted by a resident.
Police Out In Full Force This Weekend
This St. Patrick's Day weekend, make sure you designate a driver because police will be out in full force looking for those who are reckless on the roads
NY Internet Customers May Get A Credit
Look closer at your internet bill, you may see that you are getting a credit. It has to do with a lawsuit filed that you could be getting something back.
Wolf Road Getting A New Store In Toys R Us Space
There are a bunch of buildings for sale or rent on Wolf Road. It was just announced that a new retailer will take over one of them, the old Toys R Us/Babies R Us location.
Drinking Wine Has Never Been Easier [PIC]
If you are a wine drinker and always thought, "There has to be an easier and more convenient way to drink this", well look no further. Here are a few new products that will help you consume wine easier.
Now Hiring In Albany For The 2020 Census
There are a ton of jobs to fill in anticipation of the 2020 Census. Officials are looking to hire New Yorkers in every county and office workers in the Albany area.
Name A Cockroach After Your Ex
Ahh...love is in the air, or is it? If you would like to get back at an ex or just find a new way to get over them, a zoo is giving you a chance to do so this Valentine's Day.
Oreo Sweepstakes: Win A Jeep
As if we need another reason to pick up Oreos. They have given us so many new flavors and the new Most Stuf which I love. Now you have a chance to win a Jeep and other cool stuff.