My Nana grew up in South Troy and is my last remaining grandparent. She is so incredibly special to me. I wanted to do something that not only would be a great keepsake for myself and my family, but a way for you to also get to know Nana a little better.
My Nana is 84-years old. Her name is Joan and she's almost always called the Capital Region, "home." She was born here, raised here, married and had her children here. Over all of those years, the Capital Region has changed
Family is the most important thing to me. I can remember growing up and while I was an only child, I was always surrounded by cousins, aunts, uncles and especially my grandparents. By the time I was 8-years old, I had lost both of my Dads
On July 26th, the final American Idol, Trent Harmon stopped by the GNA studios on his promotional tour. I knew this a couple days in advance and of course needed to make sure my American Idol loving Nana was able to get here to meet her "boyfriend!" ...No, seriously, she calls him …
"Oh, I'm so nervous," said my 84-year old Nana. She has been known to pick the "American Idol" winners from the audition process alone for the past 10 years. This final season was no different. In fact, Trent Harmon was quickly dubbed her "boyfriend&a…
Lets flashback a little, shall we. It was a crisp April night in Clifton Park. I rolled up in my Honda Civic with pizza in hand to my Nanas condo. It was time for, not just the finale but the final episode of American Idol.
My Nana is going to be 84 on Tuesday and has been a part of Capital Region radio for the last 8 years or so. Typically, she would be talking about American Idol and who her favorites were (usually her "boyfriend" of the