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6 ‘Most Wanted’ Fugitives with Upstate NY Connections
A few weeks back, we wrote about Eugene Palmer, one of America's most sought after fugitives.  This alleged cold-blooded killer has been on the run for nearly a decade, disappearing shortly after the murder of his daughter-in-law Tammy back in 2012.  Palmer is believed to have fled the scene of the …
Albany Skyway Construction Underway, Commuters Detoured
Let the construction, road closures - begin.  Crews will start working Monday morning for the multi-million dollar elevated park soon to be known as the "Albany Skyway."  On Saturday, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan announced the detailed road closures and detours that will un…
Do Sneakers on Wires in Albany Have a Secret Meaning?
Last week while searching for a parking spot near Washington Park in Albany, I approached a light and it was red.  Naturally, I came to a stop and looked up  while waiting for it for change colors.  In doing so, I noticed a pair of sneakers, tied together by the laces had been flung over the wire.  …
Brian and Chrissy, GNA Win “Besties” in CR Living
When management told us that Capital Region Living Magazine wanted to interview us for the cover of their annual, and very popular "Bestie" edition , Chrissy and I looked at one another with raised eyebrows as if to say, "Really? That's awesome!"  There was definitely a healthy a…
Area ‘Savages’ Join Forces to Spread Joy and Big Tips
A group of area women who met one another in a female empowerment group found so much kindness, support, and strength in each other, that they decided to join forces and  "pay it forward," leaving massive tips at local restaurants.  They call themselves "The Swee…
Love Cowboy Gives Lesson on Important Vaccination Terms
Before we even got this segment rolling, Love Cowboy blasted into the studio immediately striking up a convo with Chrissy about her recent COVID vaccination shot.
Love Cowboy: Heard you got the first shot Cavotta...how you feeling?
Chrissy:  I was a little sore but I'm better now.  Thank you, I go for…
Dirty COVID Masks Belong in the Trash, Not the Ground
A few weeks ago, I saw a grown man throw a candy wrapper on the ground.  I immediately judged him to be a loser in life. Too harsh?  Too bad.   If there's one thing I have zero tolerance for, it's a litterbug.  It's lazy and it's vulgar plain and simple.  Far worse than any candy wrapper, paper plat…
If You See This ‘Hairy Rope’ Don’t Be a Dope
Call me a dope, but I had zero clue about the dangers of the "hairy rope" you may see on trees during the Winter.
At the risk of sounding like a city boy who isn't very outdoorsy, I'm about to be totally honest with you: I have never seen this "hairy rope" looking thing on a tree,…
What's Needed For a NY Winter Car Emergency Kit [GALLERY]
With the impending major snowstorm in the Capital Region, it's an important reminder of what you need to make sure you are safe if you get stranded in your car during a storm. Here is a comprehensive list of what you should have in your vehicle in the winter in New York.
Love Cowboy Discusses Divorce With Disenchanted Dude
Zach in West Sand Lake wrote:
I've been married to my wife for 19 years and I just don't find her attractive anymore.  She's beautiful on the inside but I'd be lying to ya if I told you that my mind doesn't stray from time to time.  I would never act on it, because I'm a faithful man but  after 2 kid…
CDC Warns of ‘High Risk’ Thanksgiving Behavior
Thanksgiving is less than two months away and there's a pretty good chance you'll be doing a fair amount of traveling, shopping and gathering with friends and family.  In a year unlike any other, the CDC has listed specific guidelines that they claim will keep you and your family safe…

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