Most of you know that I have a passion for radio and getting information like snow closings and time changes to everyone. This is second only to my passion for my beloved Mini Cooper. Occasionally, people might refer to me as "Fancy Brandi" for because I love food and wine. I would like to think that I bring a bit of my own twisted sense of humor and quick wit to everyone’s day. I've worked in all kinds of different roles in radio, from my beginning days in promotions, to writing news copy and commercials, to hosting and co-hosting my own shows. Never fear: I always bring a ready for anything positive attitude and when that doesn’t influence friends and co-workers, I have an electric griddle in my office to make breakfast for everyone. Occasionally, those pancakes might mysteriously turn into cocktails.
Don’t Freak Out When Gas Hits $5 Per Gallon in New York, Do This
If you are like me and starting to get nervous about gas prices increasing steadily, there are few things or hacks you can do to save yourself a few cents.
The 5 Types of Apple Pie You Will Find in New York State
Here are 5 types of Apple Pies you might see in the Hudson Valley. There are few which might cause controversy, are they even real pies?
Fact Check: What Are You Forced to Pay Bottle Deposit On in NYS?
After being incorrectly charged bottle deposit, I had to look into what gets really charged that 5 cent fee in New York State.
Stamp Prices Rising Again, Could This Be the Death of Snail Mail?
Yep, going up again, but wait, its not just stamp prices. When will the USPS impose a temporary increase to mail holiday packages?
Whiskey Fans: Dutchess County, NY Has 6 Distilleries For You to Visit
Everyone hears about craft beer spots, but what about craft spirits? Here are 6 distilleries that are in Dutchess County, NY.
When is it Legal to Pass on the Right in New York State?
Does anyone else wonder if it is legal to pass someone on the right on a two lane road (one lane in each direction)?
Is An Electric Car for You? Here Are 5 Things to Think About
Thinking about purchasing an electric vehicle? Is there going to be a ban on selling gasoline-powered cars? Here's what you need to think about.
NYS Will Give You $2,000 To Do This, But Should You?
Thinking about a new car, New York State will still give you money to get one, but should you take advantage of it?
Need to Keep Your Pool Clean This Summer? You Better Stock Up on This Now!
Do you use chlorine? For the pool? For cleaning? Here is why you are going to want to stock up now.
Are You Being Bullied Into Getting the Covid Vaccine?
So it has finally happened, your friends or family members have been able to get the COVID vaccine and it is all you hear about. As I chat with people about it, they are either 100% for it or 100% against it. I will never try to convince you that you are right or wrong for what you believe...
Do You Tell Someone Their Garage Sale Item is Worth More?
Have you ever been to a flea market or a garage sale, and then spotted something awesome that the owner was selling for way too little?
Buried Your Pet in the Yard? Do You Have to Tell New Owners?
Do you need to let the new owners know that Fido or Fluffy will be in the backyard "furever?"