25 years in broadcasting and still love my career! You will usually find me smiling and laughing, with most of the time, laughing at myself. 4 crazy kids that have my personality and two lunatic dogs, who match my personality. Some might say I'm a little obsessed with Jason Aldean. I just say I appreciate his music!
School District to Limit Homework Time
How much homework does your grade school child have each night? My 6th grader, depending on the night, can have up to an hour and a half of homework. That doesn't look like that will change any time soon because we are in the Shen school district. For those in the Niskayuna district, you can ex…
Salvation Army Hoping to Raise Over $750K
If you did any shopping over the holiday weekend you most likely heard the ringing before you saw the red kettle. The Salvation Army is back with their annual tradition, The Red Kettle Campaign, with the hopes to raise over $750,000 this year.
Finding Inspiration in Unlikely Places
When you walk into most school bathrooms you find the usual necessities, a stall, sink, mirror, paper towels. One local school district has added a little something special to its middle school bathrooms, inspirational quotes.
Combining a scavenger hunt and The Amazing Race for a Puzzling Adventure!
If you are a fan of scavenger hunts or The Amazing Race, Puzzling Adventures may be for you.
It’s Apple Picking Season!
Can you believe it? It is already September! To some, it's all about the chilly weather, the Pumpkin Spice and the changing of the leaves! To me, it's all about apple picking! That is the one thing I always look forward to as summer is winding down.
First-ever Thrift Store in Local School
The beginning of the school year can be very expensive with all the supplies and clothes that need to be purchased. Kids asking for school merchandise can add to the expense. Shenendehowa Central School District will open its first-ever temporary clothing thrift store this coming week.
Clear the Shelters, Locally and Nationally
August 18th is the day that Animal Shelters, locally and nationally, will come together for Clear the Shelters. Clear the Shelters is a nationwide pet adoption initiative that aims to connect animals in need with loving new families.
How Many ‘likes’ for Facebook’s New Dating App?
Facebook gathers friends and family and now wants to gather single people with its new feature, Facebook Dating.
Win A Historic Humvee And Help The Feed Our Vets Organization.
If you have been to the Times Union lately you might have seen a historic Humvee parked in the atrium. The 1991 military High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle Humvee is on display until mid-September.
Brady Bunch House for Sale!
Here's a story of a lovely house for sale! The house that we grew up wishing we could live in, well, at least for me! I watched the Brady Bunch every week! Wanting to be part of that family! Now, I could actually live in that house for only $1.885 million.
Free Ice Cream as part of Bike Helmet Program
Kids in Saratoga County who wear their helmets when riding their bikes may get a 'ticket' as part of the Safe Summer Bike Helmet Program. On June 26th, Senator Jim Tedisco kicked off the 21st annual program which would give kids free ice cream tickets if they are spotted wearing a helmet …
The Will You? Ring! Will You Say Yes?
Not sure she will say "Yes" if you propose? Well, The Will You? Ring is the ring for you! Well, actually its more of a ring so you can propose then get her the right ring, the one she really wants.