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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanksgiving Travel The Busiest Since 2005
I consider myself pretty lucky this Thanksgiving, not just because of healthy family and friends, but because I don't have to travel at all this holiday. According to AAA, this will be the busiest Thanksgiving travel holiday since 2005.
A New App For Thruway Travel
There seems to be an app for everything. Well now there's an app that can help your drive on the New York State Thruway safer and more efficient.
Capital Region Hunters Must Report To DEC
Hunting season is in full swing and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is reminding all hunters they must report their harvest. The state has made it easier than ever to do so.
Crossgates Mall Store Part Of Credit Card Breech
It seems that every week there is another major credit card breech. Well, I'm sorry to break it to you, but there is yet another one to report. This one hit one of the largest retailers in the country with a store in Crossgates Mall.
Another Gym Geared Toward Kids With Special Needs Opening [PHOTO]
A few months ago, there was a gym that opened up in Ballston Spa that was geared toward children on the Autism spectrum. It is nice to see that more and more gyms are opening to help kids with special needs. There is a new one opening in Latham.
My Favorite Thanksgiving Recipe – What’s Yours?
This year I am hosting Thanksgiving and I am excited to have the family over. It's nice because we all contribute to the big meal. This year I am making a side that has been at our Thanksgiving table for years. What's your favorite Thanksgiving recipe?
Consumer Safety Reveals Worst Toys List
Every year a consumer safety group comes out with their annual list of worst toys for the holiday season. The "worst" tag tends to lend itself to unsafe and harmful to kids. See if your kids' toys made the list.
Matching Dog And Owner Pajamas [PHOTOS]
Before you say, "No Way" check out this new trend in pajamas. I think it's magical and I have been known to buy matching outfits for me and my dog Freddie. At least this way, we will both be comfy and cozy for the winter months.
Cohoes Veterans Memorial Park Opens [PHOTO]
I live in Cohoes and noticed a huge undertaking in overhauling the park on Columbia Street and turning it into the Veterans Memorial Park. On Veterans Day, the construction was complete and the park was dedicated.
Sign Up Now For Heating Assistance
It's time for Capital Region residents to sign for help with your heating bill this winter. There is a significant amount of assistance available for New Yorkers under the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP).
Local Kids Host Take A Vet To School Day
In an effort to honor veterans, a local school invited those who served to come into their classrooms. They spent the day learning about history and making new friends.
Height Of Tick Season Is Now
When we think of the threat of ticks, we usually think of the summer months. Well local researchers say that because of the mild beginning to this month, this is the height of the tick season.