Matty grew up in northern New Jersey (we won't hold that against him) and graduated from Rutgers University. His radio journey has taken him from NJ to Manchester, NH to Portland, ME and now Albany! Matty's been married to his better half Stacy for six years and they have a 5-year-old daughter and a 2-year-old-son. His passions? Music, music and music. Matty has been playing guitar since he was 10 and loves everything country music has to offer: great songs, great musicians and great times.
Capital Region On Track To Reopen This Week
It was some good news for the Capital Region during Governor Cuomo's Sunday press conference.
Here’s When You’ll Be Able To Get A Haircut In New York
It has been one of the less urgent but more annoying scenarios of the pandemic: dealing with out of control hair. But relief is coming soon!
Help Local Food Banks With Hot991’s Virtual Food Drive
We're all in this together, and Thursday, May 14th, you can help feed your neighbors.
5 Mobile Coronavirus Testing Sites Open In Schenectady This Week
A different site will host mobile testing each day Monday - Friday.
Bronx Zoo Tiger Tests Positive For Coronavirus
A Bronx Zoo tiger is the first known animal in the US to contract the coronavirus.
Stimulus Update: Here’s When You Can Expect Your Check
Here is the latest on when you can expect to get your stimulus check from the federal government.
Gov. Cuomo ‘Nipple Ring’ Pic Has Twitter Going Crazy
It's a pretty good sign folks are staying home and have too much time on their hands: Twitter is speculating if Governor Cuomo has a nipple ring.
Spring & Summer Temperatures May Slow The Coronavirus
Warmer temperatures are not only a welcome sign of Spring and Summer, but could also slow the spread of COVID-19.
Government Stimulus: How Much You’ll Get and When You’ll Get It
A $2 trillion dollar economic stimulus package has been officially approved, and here is how it could help you out.
Price Chopper/Market 32 Is Hiring 2,000 Part-Timers
If you have lost wages due to the coronavirus, Price Chopper is planning to hire over 2,000 part time employees.
New York Indoor Shopping Malls To Close Thursday Night
Governor Cuomo tweeted an announcement this afternoon announcing the closure of indoor shopping spaces, bowling alleys and amusement parks.
Albany St. Patrick’s Day Parade Canceled
The cancelation comes amidst growing Coronavirus concerns and Albany County's first confirmed cases of the virus.
Schenectady Named Best Food City In Upstate New York
The Electric City is known for great food, and tops New York Upstate's 12 best food cities.
Albany Entering Peak Season For Major Snowstorms
Over 60 years of data has shown the next 4 weeks have major potential for big snowstorms.
Two Capital Region Cities Among NY’s 10 Most Dangerous
The FBI data doesn't lie: two local cities are among the state's most dangerous.
Winter Weather To Impact Upstate NY Sunday
After a mild and low key Christmas week, Old Man Winter is ready to get back to work.
School Closings and Delays Tuesday, December 17th
With this latest round of snow, we can expect 4 to 6 inches of accumulation when the storm ends later today. Here are your school closings and cancellations for today.
Capital Region Could See First Snow This Thursday Night
Our average first snowfall in Albany is usually in mid November, and we could see our first measurable snow by the end of the week.
Northway & Thruway Traffic Relief Could Be Coming
I am pretty sure fewer cars on the Northway and Thruway would be a welcomed change for your commute.
5 Reasons Why We Need A Costco In The Capital Region
We've got BJ's and Sam's Club, and here is why we need Costco in our lives.
$1 Cheeseburger Deal Coming to Capital Region Wednesday
Wednesday is National Cheeseburger Day, and the national chain is offering a $1 Cheeseburger special.
Capital Region Stomach Bug Caused By Bad Basil
Health officials are saying a 'gastrointestinal illness' affecting Capital Region residents could be cause by basil.
New Bargain Department Store Coming to Crossgates Mall
One of America's most well known department chains is opening a bargain store at Crossgates.
New Schenectady Restaurant To Open Friday
As of this Friday, you will have a new dining option in downtown Schenectady.
New York Raises Smoking Age To 21
Governor Cuomo has signed off on a bill to raise the smoking age to 21.
Albany Concert Venue Ranked One of the World’s Best
We've got a bunch of great concert venues here in the Capital Region, and one is being recognized among the worlds best!
Lifetime To Make NXIVM Movie Starring Peter Facinelli
Lifetime is set to produce a movie based on the Capital Region based NXIVM cult.
HBO Show Filming In Albany Next Week, Looking For Extras
A popular HBO show will be filming in Albany Monday and Tuesday, and you could be an extra!
New Brewpub Opens In Cohoes
Cohoes has a brand new watering hole on Remsen Street.
Woodstock 50 Festival Now Reportedly Back On
Is it happening? Not happening? It really depends on the week, and this week the festival back in play at a new venue.