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Born and raised in Schenectady NY.  The only thing I liked to do when I was a kid was listen to HARD ROCK and go to concerts. Although I couldn't play a single instrument, the closest I could get to music was by going into radio out of college.
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How Long Does It Take For A Ice Cream Cone To Melt [VIDEO]

The heat returns and will continue in the Capital Region over the next couple of days.  Nothing beats the heat than grabbing an ice cream cone on a hot summer afternoon. How long would it take for a ice cream cone to melt if left on the sidewalk? The answer might surprise you. Check out this time lapsed video of a ice cream cone melting in the heat.

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What Time Is It At Albany’s City Hall?

Depending upon what side you look at clock tower above Albany's City Hall will tell you what time it is... maybe. If you are standing on the west side, you won't know what time it is until you look at the north, south or east side, because the west side clock is missing. The clock has been scrutinized for years as always being broken, but now is finally being fixed!

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What Albany Area Fair Is The Best? [POLL]

Wait.. you can almost smell it..  It soon will be fair time in the Capital Region.   Fried dough, sausage and peppers, cotton candy, will soon be waffling in the air, along with agricultural exhibits, animals, midway rides shows, attractions and games.   The Saratoga County Fair which begins on Tuesday is the first of many local fairs to open in the area.  We want to know what fair is the best?

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Boxum Bandit Unmasked and Captured [PHOTOS]

She bared her cleavage and robbed a gas station down under in Australia last week . The surveillance video of the robbery which earned her the nickname Boxum Bandit went viral. She was on the run for six days as police searched for her. Tonee Williams 22, turned herself in to police and was charged with robbery and theft.

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Smarter Than A Q-Tease Trivia Returns Wednesday Night to Lager House

After the 4th of July Holiday, the Q103 Smarter Than The Q-Tease Trivia is back Wednesday night 7p-9p at the Lager House in Latham. Play trivia against the Q-Tease to win prizes including a private party at the Lager House for the winning team. Cheaters- Click get answers to questions that will be asked to help your team win. 

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What Is The Best Godsmack Song Ever? [POLL]

In less than 2 months, SPAC will be exploding as Q-Ruption - the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR festival will be unleashing it's fury on September 1st. Headlining with Shinedown, Godsmack will be back on stage with Sully Erna pushing his vocal cords to the limit. We wanted to know what is the best damn Godsmack song ever? Take our poll now!

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Gillette Stadium Bans Smoking

Gillette Stadium, home to the NFL New England Patriots and MSL New England Revolution announced today that they will be banning smoking everywhere inside stadium gates. This smoking ban also includes concerts and other special events. What are your thoughts? Do you think its a good idea or bad idea?

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Watch Giant Solar Flare From The Sun That Happened Friday [VIDEO]

The closest star in our solar system otherwise known as the sun, has been very active this week. On Friday evening the sun erupted a powerful solar flare. A flare so big that it would take 15 Earths set side by side to match or over 118,000 miles long. Friday's solar flare is known as a X class flare, and is the most powerful so far this summer, however it's not the biggest this year. The biggest eruption happened in March and is the 5th X class flare in 2012. Watch the video.

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Q-Ruption 2012 Battle Of The Bands Update

The Q103 Q-Ruption is the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival and it pulls into the Saratoga Performing Arts Center on September 1st.  Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Papa Roach, Adelita's Way and many others will be performing on 3 stages.  There will also be a unsigned local band that will also play the Q-Ruption stage.  Currently there are more than 15 bands from the Capital Region have entered this bad ass contest, find out who they are and where they stand. 

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