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
VanDenburg’s Breathtaking Ballad Drives Her To Top 5
The first hour paid tribute to the music of the Woodstock era on American Idol Sunday night, and Cohoes' Madison VanDenburg proved once again, that she can rock out with the best of em'. But it was during her show-stopping second performance of the evening, a power ballad by Celine D…
Madison VanDenburg Reveals Favorite Capital Region Things
Ask anyone in the Capital Region who their favorite American Idol finalist is and it would be mostly unanimous; Madison VanDenburg. We had the chance to ask the Cohoes native what some of her favorite local things are, and she was more than willing to share them with us. From favorite ice-cream sp…
Patroons Play For Title In Albany Friday Night
The Albany Patroons made a trip out to Yakima, Washington this week and came away with a thrilling overtime win on Tuesday night against the leagues top team. The victory tied the best-of-three series at one game a piece and forced a 'winner take all' championship game Friday night i…
Local Reporter Gets Up-Close Video Of Cohoes Bear
The 'Cohoes Bear' is still on the loose and one local reporter has been tracking it's whereabouts all morning. A Facebook video posted a pretty clear shot of the animal making it's way through a wooded bike path, relatively close to oncoming traffic in Cohoes.
April’s Hometown Hero: All About Family, Fighting Fires and Flowers
Mark Becker from East Greenbush wasn't an easy guy to get a hold of, but for good reason. This busy firefighter, Army vet, father of three children, and manager of a family business certainly has his hands full! Yet he still finds time to give back to his community and acts as a great role model f…
Human Remains Found On Schodack Island
Two men fishing came across the remains on Monday afternoon on Schodack Island prompting an investigation by State Police, firefighters, and forest rangers.
Cohoes Teen Blazes Path To Idol Top 6
Girl on Fire! Madison VanDenberg our local teen American Idol hopeful, brought fire, a rockin' new look and impeccable vocals to the stage during "Queen" night last evening on another live show of American Idol. Proving once again that she literally can sing anything, the humble teen from…
Scotia Teens Praised For Saving Man Drowning In Lake
Three local teens are properly being praised for their quick thinking when they came to the rescue of a man who may have been moments away from drowning in Collins Lake in Scotia on Tuesday.
Free Luxury Vacay For Moms, Military, Nurses, & Teachers
Hey, it's worth a shot right? In honor of Mother’s Day, Teacher Appreciation Week, National Nurses Day, and Military Month, Sandals Resorts is rewarding people that rock with a chance to win a 7-Day / 6-Night Luxury Included vacation for two! 31 trips in total will be…
New Study On ‘Beard Gunk’ Will Make Your Skin Crawl
I have a beard and I demand a recount. There is no way that my beard is more germ-infested than the average strand of dog hair. Perhaps I'm just in denial, but I just can't fathom how that's physically possible.
Dream American Idol Run Continues For Young Cohoes Star
Call it Maddy Mania. Here in the Capital Region, people who haven't watched American Idol in years are tuning in to American Idol to see the 17-year-old Cohoes singing star that everyone is talking about. For about a month now, Madison VanDenberg has delivered one spectacular perform…
Local Family To Sell Landmark Orchard
A very popular, century-old orchard in Rensselaer County has been sold. The granddaughter of it's original owner stating that 'it was time'.