Some Clifton Park Town Pools Open This Week
Summer is in full swing but with the coronavirus pandemic, there have been many things that remain closed. The Town of Clifton Park has announced that they will be opening a couple of their pools later this week and in time for the 4th of July holiday weekend.
Phased and Confused: When Will Rivers Casino Reopen?
It might be easier trying to hit a jackpot on a progressive slot machine than figure out what part of phase 4 Rivers Casino in Schenectady will reopen. Signs do point to it happening sooner rather than later, but it's still anyone's guess. Here's what we know so far.
Ford Allowing Vehicle Return If You Lose Job
If you've been wanting or needing a new vehicle but are fearful of taking on an added payment, the Ford Motor Company wants to help you buy without fear. On Monday it was announced that they're launching a new program called the "Ford Promise" designed for anyone af…
Honor Someone During Our 4th of July Salute to the Troops
Beginning at 6 a.m. on Friday, July 3 and continuing all throughout Independence Day on WGNA, Brian and Chrissy will be honoring some of the local men and women in our military who may be away from their families while protecting our freedom back home. Or, maybe you would like to honor the veteran i…
Rensselaer Cumby's Looking For $63,000 Lottery Winner
Check your tickets if you play the Take-5 game from the New York State Lottery. There was a huge payout that someone can claim if you bought the ticket at a certain Cumberland Farms convenience store in Rensselaer County.
Alcoholic Drinks To Go Can Keep Going
When restaurants were allowed to do take out and delivery during the coronavirus pandemic, they were also allowed to include alcoholic beverages to go. The thinking was that when restaurants were back to service customers inside or out on the patio that the to-go drinks would have to stop. This is n…
Voicemails From Mama: Father's Days Gift Gone Astray
The weekly segment called "Voicemails from Mama" took a very interesting turn on Wednesday morning. Coming off of Father's Day weekend, I made no bones about the fact that my Dad and I didn't exchange gifts. I explained to Chrissy on the air that just a few weeks earlier, I hooked Papa C…
Chrissy Obnoxiously Quizzes Little Leaguers on New COVID Rules
We finally got some good news about Little League baseball. It looks like they will have a season after all. But there are some serious safety rules that the boys need to know before they hit the field. Listen as the sometimes obnoxious and overbearing Big League Chooch quizzes the little leaguers.
Local County Fair Going Virtual for 2020
Summer has been disappointing with all of the festivals and fairs being canceled. Now local fairs are coming up with unique ways to still showcase what they are all about. There is a local county fair that will bring you all that you love about the fair virtually.
Mom Claims Brown's Beach Infected Daughter with 'Swimmer's Itch'
Summer is here in the Capital Region and people are finding ways to keep cool. As a result, various beaches in our area have been quite popular during the recent heatwave, a trend that will continue heading into the holiday weekend. One local mom is warning parents to be careful if you're heading…
Crossgates Continues to Fight 'Unsafe for Business' Label
It goes without saying that the pandemic has been an absolute killer for many local businesses. While some places in the Capital Region have had a chance to begin the slow road to recovery, Crossgates Mall has not. And they're not particularly thrilled with the state's decision to keep the…
Economy Airline Adds More Albany to Florida Flights
Since the coronavirus hit, none of us have been able to travel. If you're like me, you are itching to plan a vacation. There is an economy airline that flies out of Albany International Airport that is offering more flights to Florida this winter with cheap fares.