Brian was born and raised in the Capital Region and currently lives in Albany. He’s the co-host of the GNA Morning Rush with Brian and Chrissy. When he’s not watching sports, eating fro-yo, playing poker, or trying to get in a quick nap, he’s hanging out with Brody; his ridiculously talented and handsome son. “Radio is my passion and I’m living out my dream! Every day we get the chance to change someone’s mood, perhaps their perspective, and hopefully make themaugh! What’s better than that?” E-Mail: email@example.com
Cohoes Teenager Leaves American Idol Judges Speechless (Video)
All three judges agree and so do we. The next American Idol could be from the Capital Region. Yes, her audition last night was that good!
7th Grader From Shen Advances To National Spelling Bee
Spelling a bunch of words that I've never heard of, let alone spell, a 7th-grader from the Shenendehowa School District will rep the Capital Region in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The local finals were Tuesday night and it featured young spelling virtuosos from all over the Capital …
Former Shen Standout Has NBA Dream Moment (VIDEO)
A current NBA player and former Shen basketball standout had a surprise moment following his game last night when his boyhood idol did something he could only dream about.
Albany’s Newest Wing Spot Claims Chicken Perfection
A popular local chicken wing spot that closed a little over a year ago, will re-open soon with new owners and the wings and menu look awesome!
Local Pooch In Quarterfinals Of ‘World’s Most Amazing Dog’ Contest
Here's an update on the Albany dog named Copper who can sing and talk! The date his episode of 'World's Most Amazing Dog' will air has been set and let's hope this good boy advances past the quarter-final round. He'll be that much closer to $100K and the tit…
February’s Hometown Hero: Young Girl Turns Lemons Into The Sweetest Cause
February's Hometown Hero is an amazing young girl named Carly Waters from Schoharie. When Carly, 9, learned that both of her sisters deal with hearing loss, she decided to turn lemons into the sweetest way to raise money for kids dealing with the same problem. Carly's mom Marissa wrote in on behal…
‘American Pickers’ Looking For Local Hidden Gems
The guys from the hit A & E Television Network show American Pickers are coming back to New York, and could possibly be scouring the area looking for unique gems stashed away in your basement, garage, junkyard and barns.
NY Family Giving Away This Farm House During Essay Contest
This is not a scam, it's totally legit. A New York family has lived in this Victorian farm home for 18 years and they want to move, so they are offering it up as a grand prize in an essay contest that costs $150 to enter.
Need A Job? Home Depot Hiring 375 Capital Region Residents Today
Know someone out of work and ready to put their handy-man (or woman) skills to work? The largest home improvement retailer in the United States is now hiring and a massive job recruitment search is underway. Up to 375 Capital Region residents could land work at a job fair being held today at H…
Bethel Woods Announces Major Changes To Woodstock 50th
What Bethel Woods originally billed as a “pan-generational music, culture, and community event to celebrate the golden anniversary of the original Woodstock concert" has been changed. The 'new' announcement was made earlier today and Bethel Woods management still holds out hope that that concer…
Daddy Fail: When Potty Training and Public Restrooms Collide
My 3-year-old son has been a champ using his potty lately at home and at daycare and I didn't want to break the momentum yesterday, but when I took him to a basketball game at the Times Union Center all hell broke loose. When he told me he needed to go pee, I proudly took into one o…
Amazing Local Dog Says ‘I Love You’ and Sings (VIDEO)
While rest of us are trying to train our dogs to not pee on the carpet or jump on the furniture, one local woman's dog is speaking English and says things like 'I Love You'! You have to see the video of Copper to believe it.