J.R. loves being on the radio. He’s had a long career in broadcasting and couldn’t imagine doing anything else. He grew-up in Upstate New York, and has logged thousands of hours behind the mic. “No two days are the same, and they certainly are interesting.” he says. J.R. told us that radio has allowed him to meet the greatest people in entertainment, including Jay Leno, Mariah Carey, Rihanna, The Rolling Stones, Steven Tyler, Wyclef Jean, Janet Jackson and so many more. He’s also done live broadcasts from Universal Studios Orlando and hosted several listener cruises to the Caribbean. “The listeners are what this is all about.” J.R. adds “As we know, radio is nothing without our loyal listeners.”
New Mohawk Park Might Include Butterfly Garden
This could be something different for our area. There's a proposal on the table to add a butterfly garden to the new Mohican Wetlands park in the Village of Mohawk.
Rome’s Road Reconstruction is Rolling
Thousands of drivers use this road everyday, and route 825 through Griffiss business park in Rome is undergoing major reconstruction.
Something New Coming To McDonald’s Menu
As the weather here in Central New York slowly but surely heads in the direction of summer, area McDonald's restaurants are getting ready to introduce a new beverage.
Spectacular Utica Home On The Market
For most of us, it would take winning the lottery to even consider buying this lavish home in East Utica.
Lowe’s Mother’s Day Coupons Are Fake
These are popping up on Facebook all over the country. An ad that says "LOWE'S is giving away free $50 coupons to EVERYONE to celebrate Mother's Day!"
Herkimer County Towns With Most Car Crashes
The preliminary numbers for last year are in, and they show us the number of auto accidents for all the villages and towns in Herkimer County, as well as how may of those resulted in injuries.
Where Do Car Crashes Happen In Oneida County
Have you ever wondered if there are certain areas here in Oneida County that are more dangerous for driving than others?
Say Goodbye To $1 Mega Millions Ticket
The popular "Mega Millions" lottery game played here in New York a well as in many other states will be doubling the price of tickets.
Extended Version Of ‘New York Prison Break’ Airs Tonight
The true story of the prison break that had all of Upstate New York on edge for days airs tonight on the Lifetime network.
Get A Look Inside State Police Troop D Headquarters
They've been around for 100 years, and the New York State Police are giving you a chance to take an up close look at Troop D in Oneida.
Time Travel In Central New York
Let's go back, way back, back into time. It can be done and with the weather improving by the week, we have the opportunity.
New $200 Million Trail To Pass Through Valley, Utica & Rome
A new 750 mile trail for bikers and hikers has been approved by Governor Cuomo and the state's legislature.