celebrity death

Mr Food, Art Ginsburg Dies at Age 81
Mr. Food was a long standing local celebrity in the Albany area, getting his start on WRGB Channel 6 before becoming nationally famous. He was known for his catchphrase "ooh it's so good" and also as the orignator of the 'quick and easy cooking' concept. He'll b…
Neil Armstrong Has Died – The Space Age is Officially Over
Neil Armstrong has passed away at age 82. Armstrong was the first human to walk on the moon. Armstrong had just turned 82 years old on August 5th. He has undergone heart surgery just a handful of weeks ago. Armstrong spoke a phrase that will echo throughout American history for centuries to come &ap…
Garth Brooks Is Not Dead
There is a internet rumor starting to circulate that Garth Brooks was in a Jet Ski accident while on vacation and did not survive his injuries. It isn't true at all.
What Albany Area Town Is Most Like Mayberry?
The sad news we got earlier today about the death of Andy Griffith started a lively discussion around the station about how much we all loved The Andy Griffith Show and what our favorite moments and quotes were from the series. One of our staff members tweeted that "it's a sad day in Mayberry&q…
Steve Jobs Through the Years [PICTURES]
The man who changed the face of technology as we know it has died. Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, who was battling pancreatic cancer and had a liver transplant in 2009, has passed away at the age of 56.