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.”
CNY Nice N’ Easy Stores To Get New Name & New Look
Next month, when you drive by your area Nice N' Easy convenience store, you'll may notice a brand new look and a new name.
The Mohawk Valley’s Best Castle
It has survived rumors of being haunted, two major fires, and many ownership changes.
Mohawk Valley Residents Run Boston Marathon
Several residents of the Mohawk Valley were among the thirty-thousand plus runners in Monday's Boston Marathon.
Airline Pilot Caught With Loaded Gun At Albany Airport
A co-pilot for Southwest Airlines has been arrested after the TSA found a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag. A transportation Security Administration officer spotted the .380 caliber gun when the pilot's bag went through an X-ray machine.
Best Garden Veggies To Grow In Central New York
It's still a bit too early to plant the seeds outdoors, but you can certainly be planning your backyard garden for this year. Here in Central New York, the growing season is shorter than in most other parts of the country.
Blast From Past Open For Season In Remsen
Once inside, you can easily picture The Fonz, Richie Cunningham or Lavern with the big "L" on her sweater sitting in one of the booths.
Giraffe Finally Gives Birth At Upstate NY Park
April the Giraffe is a new mom. After weeks and weeks of being watched by millions via a live webcam at Harpursville, New York's Animal Adventure Park, the birth finally happened on Saturday morning.
New Coffee Roasting Business Coming To Downtown Rome
The former Rome City Hall on North James Street will soon be the home of a brand new local business. Rome natives Christopher Streifert and Steven Klepadio are soon launching Broasters Coffee Company.
The Adirondacks’ Most Spectacular Hike
This alone may be worth the 3 hour drive to the Lake Placid area. It's about a 45 minute hike though the High Falls Gorge.
Frankfort’s Unsolved Murder Case
It was believed that Lucy Dade Forrester kept an amount of cash hidden somewhere in her Frankfort, New York variety store. If there was money to be found, it was either in the store or upstairs in the 2nd floor apartment where Lucy lived alone.
Quench Your Thirst On A 37 Mile CNY Beverage Trail
This is an adventure that thousands of people experience every year. Sampling some of the best ale, hard cider and wine that New York has to offer.
Herkimer County’s Unsolved Mystery
It won't be long before 50 years have passed since Richard Karla of Dolgeville took a late night phone call from his 25-year-old daughter.