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Work Day Distraction Reaches SUNY Albany
Congratulations to Tracy and her coworkers at the Univeristy of Albany Graduate Education office!  They won last week’s Work Day Distraction- including tickets to see over 1,500 rods, classics, trucks, and muscle cars, and live music...
All-You-Can-Eat Sushi Restaurant Comes to Capital Region!
Sushi fans, get ready! All-you-can-eat sushi has come to the Capital Region! As I so excitedly saw on the Times Union, 'Wasabi,' a new sushi restaurant has opened on Putnam Street in Saratoga. There's an unlimited sushi lunch option, as well as a dinner option...
Why Chips Are The Best Memorial Day Cookout Food
Memorial Day Weekend is upon us! It's a holiday (well, really a holiday weekend) honoring all those who so bravely fought for us and died while serving our country.  For that, there is not enough thanks or celebration.  However, with this holiday weekend every year comes par…
Win Tickets to see All Star Band ‘The Dead Daisies’ This Week!
With a roster of rock members who have played with Guns N’ Roses, Whitesnake, Motley Crue, and more, The Dead Daisies are a full-blown All Star band.  This week, you’ve got a chance to win tickets to see them!  The Dead Daisies will be coming to Upstate Conc…
5 Things that Everyone Who Lives North of Albany Knows
The Capital District is a big region, with it's own little sub-regions.  And as someone who lives north of Albany, there's a couple life hacks and things that I've learned from my "northern" community.  Now, I'm limiting my list to five things, but I k…
Should People Be Prosecuted for Marijuana in the Capital District
Legal charges surrounding marijuana stem from fines and violations to jail time.  However, one District Attorney in New York is going against this, and announced that he will no longer prosecute low-level marijuana cases.  And really, if you're caught with possession of a small amount…
Work Day Distraction Reaches New Scotland Ave!
A huge congratulations to Sergey, Arthur, and the rest of their crew who won last week's Q103 Work Day Distraction!  These guys work down on New Scotland Ave, and they work hard.  I had to strategically time my arrival to catch some of the crew coming off of the night shift, and greet…
Schenectady Police Department Announces Open Examinations
The Schenectady Police Department is hiring and has officially announced open competitive examinations!  The Schenectady PD announced via their official Facebook page that they are offering open competitive examinations for Police Officer and Police Officer Spanish Speaking...
Jaws on the Big Screen, Piranha, & More on the MCMR
You work hard! Movies are a fun way to have a night out to escape all of your hard work.  But- they're expensive!  So let Q103's Dan and Tatiana waste their money to let you know what's worth seeing.  From in-theater movies, to 'downloadables,' we've got …
Naked Burglar Breaks In House Full Of Children
A Greene County, NY home was broken in to by a naked man.  However, the home was full of four children who were home alone.  News Channel 13 reports that the children, ages 7-13, were home alone in Cairo, NY when a naked man broke in...
Sevendust Ignites the Crowd at Upstate Concert Hall!
In another great night of rock music in the Capital Region, Sevendust headlined a line-up of solid rock acts to bring the heat to Upstate Concert Hall! In a venue packed with some serious rock fans, opener Madame Mayhem kicked off the night with an unbelievable range of vocals, female prowess, and s…
Kick Off Your Summer Season with Jaws on The Big Screen!
Don’t go in the water! Go to the movies instead- because the summer classic ‘Jaws’ is coming to the big screen in Albany!  As part of the Palace Theatre Movie Series, ‘Jaws’ is going to be shown on the big screen right before Memo…
New Teen ‘Challenge’ Causing Harm Involves Deodorant
Because people couldn’t stop at Tide pods? Or just use hygiene items as directed?  According to News 10 abc, a warning is going around about a new ‘challenge’ involving deodorant.  News 10 abc reported on a UK girl who suffered second degree …
Avengers Challenges I Feel Pretty, and More on the MCMR
Movies are expensive! We’re not movie experts- but we’re Middle Class and we know what it’s like to have to worry about spending a ton of money on a movie night.  So watch our new episode of the ‘Middle Class Movie Review&CloseCurlyQuot…
Capital Region Lands on List of Towns With Most Murders
The Capital Region has had a couple towns land on a list released by newyorkupstate.com focused on murder.  Now, I'm someone who is addicted to true crime stories, murder documentaries, and the Justice Network, with a secret far-fetched dream to work for the FBI (even though…
Little Steven Brings 'Live Music Therapy' to the Capital Region!
Three back up singer-dancers. A five piece horn section.  Two percussionists.  And a whole lot of soul! Little Steven  and the Disciples of Soul brought their live show to the Palace Theatre last night with some purely live music and a whole lot of energy...
Kid Rock Tickets Reach Troy for the Work Day Distraction!
A huge congratulations to Brandee and Chrissy of Freeway Insurance Services in Troy who won this week's Work Day Distraction! These ladies work hard, and they're going to be heading to see Kid Rock at SPAC to celebrate!
Kid Rock's Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza is coming to SPAC this Se…
Multiple Tortilla Chip Brands Recalled For Allergen Concern
Right before Cinco De Mayo!  The FDA (US Food and Drug Administration) has announced a voluntary recall of multiple brands of tortilla chips.  According to the FDA, certain Good Health, Utz, Golden Flake, and Weis brand tortilla chips are being recalled because of the concern of …
More Companies Dropping Marijuana Testing to Increase Employment
An interesting article posted by News 10 abc drove home a point that workplaces are moving away from marijuana testing to fill thin applicant and workforce pools.  In a time where marijuana is being legalized medically, and in some states for recreational purposes, it's questiona…