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Will This NSFW Beer Be at Saratoga Brewfest?

Saratoga Brewfest is coming up very soon, and as I was watching Inside Amy Schumer the other night this beer commercial parody, which raises some solid points, came on my screen and begged the question, will this beer be at Brewfest?

I'm gonna go with no. Hehe.

Don't know if you've noticed, but mainly guys in beer commercials

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Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ This Saturday, May 9!

Tomorrow is the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) 23rd Annual "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive. The Food Drive takes place in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America and is an effort to raise national awareness about the real, ongoing problem of hunger in every community.

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Ice Cream Special For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday. You probably got mom something very special to give to her.

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University of Albany’s Turn For A Theme Song [ViDEO]

U Albany played host to College Week today, and we had a rollicking good time at a very ungodly hour.  We were set up in the Student Center, and the accommodations were top shelf!  It was a nice environment to write a song parody

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Belly Dancing Dog (YouTube/etty font)
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Belly Dancing With A Pitbull [VIDEO]

There are lots of really smart pups out there that can do all kinds of tricks. My dog Shadow can sit, stay, down, and give paw. That's about it. My neighbor's dog can "sit pretty" and another friend's of mine can have her dog roll over

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WGNA’s 2015 Listener’s Choice Awards

If you were going to recommend a place to eat, a doctor to see, or even a great park for kids to a friend, where would you tell them to go? That's what we're trying to figure out in WGNA's first Listener's Choice Awards!

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Panda Express is Now Open in Latham! [Video]

Well, it's official!  As I drove down Route 2 in Latham today I noticed the "NOW OPEN" sign in front of the brand new, shiny Panda Express building!

My kids were excited by the giant Panda in the window and the even bigger blow up Panda out front!

The restaurant is located by Starbucks and Applebee's in Latham, near the circle

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Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images
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WGNA College Week

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Get Drunk and Capture the Flag at Adult-Only NY Summer Camp

Toasting marshmallows by the fire, shooting arrows in the woods. Those were the best days of your life, but they don't have to be over.

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Boy With Prosthetic ‘Iron Man’ Hand Throws Out First Pitch at Baseball Game

The newest superhero has a thing for the national pastime.

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Lots of New Jobs in Latham

While doing errands around Latham the other day I noticed quite a few "Now Hiring" signs around town.

Joe's Crab Shack has a big banner up, Home Depot is hiring, and now, that new shiny Walmart is ready to hire some friendly faces too!  Plus, Panda Express is coming, and Sonic!  Big business in Latham!

They're looking to hire about 85 associates, and both full and part-time positions are available

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WGNA Kicks Off Blue Friday 2015

Sean, Richie and Bethany, and dozens of officers and generous Capital Region listeners braved the chilly temperature Friday morning to help the families of fallen police officers during Blue Friday.

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