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Got Beer? A New TV Show Is Focused on New York Craft Beers
A new television show has been announced that focuses on none other than beer.
Craft beer to be exact.  Craft beer has become a huge trend in New York, and it feels like new breweries are popping up here, there, and everywhere.  Now, as reported by the Times Union, a new thirteen part …
Another Capital Region Killer Gets Released on Parole
After being denied parole four times, a Capital Region killer has been released.
One would think a horrific murder would be enough to spend the rest of your life in prison.  But apparently, the murder of your wife, placing her body in a car trunk, and lying about it in public is not...
Q103 at the Saratoga Race Course on Italian-American Day!
It was another great day at the Saratoga Race Course!  Q103's Tatiana was on site and broadcasting live for Italian-American Day this past Wednesday at the Saratoga Race Course.  The rain didn't hamper our fun as we got to hang out in the Fourstardave Sports Bar, broadcast, and c…
General Electric Cutting More with Layoffs in Schenectady
Unfortunately, news being reported about the General Electric in Schenectady is not great.
According to News Channel 13, the Schenectady General Electric announced the elimination of 225 positions, which means laying off about 200 employees...
Police Can Now Use a Smartphone App to Catch a Fake ID
It's getting harder to get away with a fake ID with new technology.
Times have definitely changed since I was under 21.  According to a post on newyorkupstate.com, about a twitter post by the New York State DMV, Governor Cuomo has approved police using new technology to catch fake ID&a…
Q103 Work Day Distraction Reaches Teachers in Schenectady!
Congratulations to this week’s winners of the Q103 Work Day Distraction!
The teachers and staff at the St. Madeleine Sophie School were this week’s winners of the Q103 Work Day Distraction!  Hard at work when I arrived, I was able to crash and leave some prizes with the wonderful secretary, including…
The Amtrak Toys for Tots Train Won't be Happening This Year
Unfortunately, it was just announced that Amtrak won't be having the Toys for Tots train this year.
News Channel 13 reported that organizers of the Marine Toys for Tots organization announced that Amtrak will not be having the annual Toys for Tots train this year...
You Can Meet Karl Urban, Tour The Star Trek Set This Month in NY
This month, you've got a chance to tour the set of Star Trek and meet Karl Urban right in Ticonderoga.
I caught this bit of news on newyorkupstate.com and thought it was too cool not to share.  As a huge fan of Star Trek (the show and the movies), I've previously followed the…
You Don't Even Have to Leave Your Car at the Glenmont Walmart
A new service at the Glenmont Walmart lets you get your goods without even leaving the car.
According to the Times Union, the Glenmont Walmart store now has a 'Pickup Tower.'  What is a 'Pickup Tower'?  I thought the same thing. Well, according to the Times Un…
Get Dollar Strawberry Margaritas in the Capital Region All Month!
Get ready to celebrate the end of the summer with $1 strawberry margaritas in the Capital District!
The 'Dollarita' is back at Applebees, except with a twist.  This month is featuring the 'Strawberry Dollarita' meaning that all month long, you can get $1...
Our Last Interview With Maria Brink: Talking Sexuality and Albany
In This Moment and Halestorm will be playing at the Albany Capital Center Fridag night, and in honor of the show, I took a look back at the last interview we had with Maria Brink of In This Moment!
Friday night, it’s all about female rock in the Capital Region as female fronted bands …
Capital Region Uber Driver Reportedly Stole Passenger Credit Card
I guess that could make an Uber ride a whole lot more expensive!
According to News 10 abc, a Capital Region Uber driver is being charged with stealing a passenger’s credit card. The driver, Donald Smith Jr., reportedly took a credit card out of a purse that had been left in his U…
Upstate NY Distillery Now Makes Three Cocktails In A Can!
Because you can’t really safely take a fancy glass full of bourbon or gin with you to the lake!
Newyorkupstate.com wrote up an article about Southern Tier, an Upstate NY distillery, that’s launched three new cocktails-in-a-can!  Really- vodka, bourbon, or gin…
Rest In Peace Valentines Hearts and Necco Wafers- Company Closed
Is this really good-bye forever to those classic little Valentine hearts with silly sayings?
I read this on NBC Today and didn’t really believe it, but yes, Necco recently shut it’s factory doors.  Necco clearly makes the Necco wafer (do people really ea…
Q103 Work Day Distraction Reaches Downtown Schenectady!
Congratulations to a group of hard working nurses who won this week’s Work Day Distraction!
Michele and her group of nurses at the Eddy Senior Care program in Schenectady won this week’s Work Day Distraction.  This hard working group, who I’m sure rarely get much free time, got hooked up with prizes …
Military Appreciation Day with Q103 at the Saratoga Race Course
Today was Military Appreciation Day at the Saratoga Race Course, and Q103 was on-site to do some broadcasting and experience the festivities!
For the first of a series of days this summer that Q103 will be at the Saratoga Race Course, we got to experience Military Appreciation Day...
The 5 Best Things About The Saratoga Race Course
It’s track season in Saratoga!
You have to admit- there are some pretty awesome things about the Saratoga Race Course. Now, obviously there are more than five great things about the Saratoga Race Course, and there are tons of different things to enjoy at the track...
Get Ready For Rainy, Possibly Flooded Week in the Capital Region
Get ready for some rain this week in the Capital Region- with weather patterns matching those that caused some previous historic floods.
Now, that doesn't mean that it's necessarily going to flood. But, according to News Channel 13 Weather, it's going to be a rainy week...
Join Q103’s Tatiana At The Saratoga Race Track This Wednesday!
Q103 will be at the Saratoga Race Track this Wednesday!
Q103’s Tatiana will be hanging out at the Fourstardave Sports Bar at the Saratoga Race Track this Wednesday for Military Appreciation Day.  She’ll be there for a live broadcast, and to get you ready for upcom…