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The Countryfest Workout Game

Those cut off jorts are callin' your name!  And that wife-beater isn't gonna wear itself!  If you want your body to be as tight as Jake Owen's jeans, then this workout if for you!

It's simple, just listen to The Sean and Richie Show on WGNA every morning between 5:30-9am and play along

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Today’s Maureen Hancock Readings – February 27, 2014

This morning on the Sean and Richie show, our medium Maureen Hancock delivered beautiful messages to Rebecca, Tracy, and Patti.

Rebecca

Patti

Tracy

If you thought that was great, just wait!  Maureen will be doing live readings on March 29 right here in the Capital District!

To see Maureen LIVE at the Egg in Albany, Click Here for more

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Got Beer? Check Out These Fun Beer Videos!

Our buddy Erik Budrakey, "The Beer Guy" is the host of some great, fun, educational beer videos on GotBeer.com, one of WGNA's partners for Saratoga Beer Week!

Here's his look at Saratoga Beer Week...

 

And here's his l

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David Nail to Appear at Upstate Concert Hall Following Bus Accident in Albany

Even thought his bus ran off the road the last time he came to the Capital Region, David Nail is not afraid!  He's coming back!

Last week, David Nail encountered a problem with our icy roads when he was on his way to open the show for Darius Rucker at the Times Un

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Local Winter Olympian Gets Surprise From Home

When Remsen, NY native Erin Hamlin woke up the other morning to continue training in the French Alps for the upcoming Winter Olympics, she got a video surprise from her hometown.  http://vimeo.com/8492

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Altamont, NY Gets A Theme Song From Richie On Your Town Thursday – [AUDIO]

Add another one to the list!  It's Altamont, NY - home of the oldest fire department in Albany County plus many more interesting factoids, thanks to all of you who wrote in.  Scroll down to hear the song!

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Local Albany Area Grammy Winners

The Albany Symphony Orchestra picked up a Grammy Award last night!  It's the first such nomination and win in the orchestra's 84-year history.

The ASO was awarded best classical instrumental solo for its recording of composerJohn Corigliano's "Conjurer — Concerto For Percussionist & String Orchestra," which was recorded right here in the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, and was conducted by David Alan Miller, a Delmar resident and music director for the ASO since 1992.

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Two Quick Area Day Trips To Beat The Winter Blues

Do you tend to go a little stir crazy this time of the year?  The weather has kept a lot of us inside all bundled up.  Well especially with the kids off of school on Monday, you might want to gather the family and sneak out of the house for the day

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Tim Monette, Northville Senior Will Be Able To Play Basketball #LetTimPlay

This morning on The Sean and Richie Show we discussed the Tim Monette situation that was escalating in Northville.

Tim is a high school senior with cancer who loves to play basketball.  Tim is currently being tutored at home, yet remains a basketball player for the high school's team

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Photo by Andrew Francis Wallace/Toronto Star via Getty Images
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Craigslist Missed Connections – Let’s Help These Local Folks Out

Craigslist offers us a variety of different, free, services... job postings, free stuff for pick-up, apartments to rent, garage sale listings, etc... My favorite feature on Craigslist is the missed connections section!

I was reading a story in the news today about a young lady who shared a special NYE kiss with a stranger in Time Square

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Local Soldiers Wish a Happy New Year to Family Back Home [Watch]

In this special video message below, deployed 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade Soldiers wish their families a Happy New Years!

Everyone here at WGNA would like to thank our local servicemen and servicewomen for all of their service, and wish everyone a Happy New Year!  God bless you and stay safe!

Read more: http://www.dvidshub

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Lost Speedways Highlights Gobbler Saturday

Every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving the Saratoga Automobile Museum hosts its Lost Speedways program which looks back at speedways that are long gone but will not be forgotten.

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