Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for nearly 24 years. She lived and worked on Long Island, NY, West Palm Beach, FL, Buffalo, NY and Portland, ME. She currently resides in Cohoes with her girlfriend Jenn, her amazing 6 year old son Ryan and their dog Freddie. She loves living in the capital region and being close to her family and high school friends. Chrissy is excited to be part of the powerhouse that is WGNA and looks forward to waking you up each morning. E-Mail: email@example.com
Snow Shoveling Safety Tips
Winter in the Capital Region usually requires some shoveling. After this round of snow, chances are you had to shovel or are getting ready to. Here's a friendly reminder about safety tips when you go out and shovel.
Food Pantries Coming To NY State Colleges?
College students across New York state may be getting some help from an initiative put in motion by Governor Cuomo. It would ensure that all public colleges can offer healthy options and food for free.
Money Raised For Troy Homicide Victims Will Not Go Towards Funeral Costs
A week after a Go Fund Me account was set up for funeral costs for the victims of the Troy quadruple homicide, now it will not go toward funeral costs. It will now be going toward a family member to help him heal.
Thruway Pile-up Involving 75 Vehicles [VIDEO]
Winter weather is so unpredictable. A blizzard swept across a stretch of the New York state Thruway causing a seventy-five car pile-up. Many motorists are stranded while emergency crews try and help.
Technology Helps In Troy Quadruple Homicide Arrests
After the horrific quadruple murder that happened in Troy, the entire community was hoping for swift action from authorities. Police were able to make two arrests in connection to the murders thanks to crime fighting technology.
Tips To Prevent Frozen Pipes
We are experiencing some frigid temperatures and as much as it affects us, it also can affect our homes. Here are a few tips to help prevent your pipes from freezing.
First Supermoon Of The New Year Will Appear Soon
There is yet another supermoon that will appearing in the skies and it will be the first one in the new year. When will it appear? It may be sooner than you think.
I Learned My Lesson – Don’t Get Caught Without This Car Survival Kit
When we were traveling back from Buffalo on Christmas eve, we were caught in a pretty bad snowstorm that stayed with us across the state. Fortunately, we were able to get home safely but it was a very scary trip. From now on, I will make up two of these survival kits and put one in each of our cars.…
Donate Blood, Get A Gift Card
There is always a need for blood donations especially around the holidays. The American Red Cross is hoping a gift card incentive will raise donations during the month of January.
Skiers Stranded On Lift At Local Mountain
Christmas day, over one hundred skiers were stranded on a ski lift after high winds caused the lift to malfunction. Fortunately no one was injured.
Discounted And Free Rides For New Year’s Eve
When you are planning to go out and celebrate New Year's eve, make sure you also plan on a safe ride home. For the thirty third year the Albany County's Safe Ride Stop DWI will be in effect. This will include free rides and ride shares at a discount.
Wait This Isn’t Already A Law For Animals?
There is a new law that will require animal shelters to do something that I thought they already did. The main reason I got this done to my dog was because I thought it was already a requirement in case he winds up at a shelter.