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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Troy High Running Back Makes Incredible ESPN Highlight (VIDEO)
It was quite the weekend for the Troy High Football team. Not only were they crowned state champions for the second consecutive season in AA football, but their running back Joey "Jukes Galore" Ward dazzled a national audience with a run during their Sunday championship game …
November Hometown Hero Left Speechless (Audio)
Dave's been a volunteer fire firefighter for 20 plus years, an EMT, and dispatcher for the Saratoga county sheriff's department and Waterford Police Department.
Fire At Curtis Lumber Under Investigation
A fire this morning at a local landmark appears to be under control.
*BREAKING* NY Mall Evacuated After Shots Fired
A shooting in a New York mall has people here in the Capital Region thinking back to last November when gunshots were fired locally at Crossgates Mall. The latest shooting incident taking place an hour and forty five minutes south of here in Middletown, left two injured.
Whitehall Man Arrested After Allowing 8-Year-Old To Drive Car
A Whitehall man who allowed an 8-year-old boy to drive a vehicle while sitting on his lap has been arrested following a crash. The child was later transported to Albany Medical Center with injuries including a fractured arm, fractured rib, a punctured lung, and leg injuries.
How To Watch Our HS Football Teams This Weekend
Cambridge High, Holy Trinity, and Troy High are the last three high school football teams representing the Capital Region. It doesn't matter where you live or where you grew up, the 518 will be rooting AND watching. Here's how you can check out their final game of the season, live fr…
Dannemora Escapee Moved To Attica Super Max Prison
David Sweat, one of two prisoners who broke out of Clinton Correctional Facility in 2015, has been moved to Attica Correctional Facility. It is not exactly known why he was moved from a 'maximum' to one with 'super maximum' security measures, but it's not uncommon for prison…
That Time I Threw My Christmas Tree Out A Window
Getting a Christmas tree out of a third story apartment isn't so easy.
#NIKOSTRONG Inspires Opening Of Local Family Deli
When I saw Instagram posts promoting the opening of Niko's Deli, it brought me back to a conversation about a year ago. Davina Resciniti, the aunt of Niko Dinovo, told me the family would be stronger and do whatever it takes for the teenage boy from Colonie who was given a 1% chance of survival afte…
After The Cut, Latham’s Formica Still Has ‘Love’ For Miley (VIDEO)
Just hours after her unexpected dismissal from The Voice, Moriah Formica joined Brian and Chrissy in the WGNA studio to talk about her run on the show.
Miley Cyrus Ends Dream Run For Latham Voice Candidate
"Can I call my mom?" Miley Cyrus asks, agonizing over who to keep and who to cut. The Voice 3 coach had a team stacked full of talent and in the end, she sent pint sized powerhouse Moriah Formica from Latham home, ending the 17 year olds run on Season 13 of The Voice.
Albany Arena Team Announces Open Tryout Date
Here it is Capital Region: Your chance to be the next Kurt Warner or "Touchdown" Eddie Brown! Whether you go on to play in the NFL or become the next local legend, our new Albany Arena football team is holding an open tryout and this is your chance to live out a dream and pla…