Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for nearly 24 years. She lived and worked on Long Island, NY, West Palm Beach, FL, Buffalo, NY and Portland, ME. She currently resides in Cohoes with her girlfriend Jenn, her amazing 6-year-old son Ryan and their dog Freddie. She loves living in the capital region and being close to her family and high school friends. Chrissy is excited to be part of the powerhouse that is WGNA and looks forward to waking you up each morning.
Department of Public Safety Wants You To ‘Be Bear Aware’
There have been more and more wildlife sightings in the Capital Region lately. There have also been more bears seen in both rural and city areas in recent weeks. One county is putting out an alert and giving tips on how to deal with black bears in the area.
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.
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…
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.
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.
NY’s Largest Water Theme Park Plans to Open Saturday
Summer is finally here and with more places opening, the largest water theme park in New York state is planning to open this weekend according to their website. There will be protocols in place due to COVID-19 and here's what you need to know before you go.
Huck Finn’s Playland Plans to Reopen Soon
One of the best places to take your kids during the summer is Huck Finn's Playland and we finally know when they will open for the summer. Here are the details of the opening and some guidelines that will be in place.
Phase 4 Won’t Include Gyms, Malls, or Movie Theaters
We are moving in the right direction for more businesses to open. In fact, July 1st the Capital Region should be moving into Phase Four. Even though it's the final phase, it doesn't mean that everything is opening. Here's what will not be part of Phase Four.
Saratoga Lake Restaurant Reborn From The Ashes
In 2018 a fire destroyed one of my favorite places on Saratoga Lake called Lake Local. Now under new ownership and a total transformation, a new restaurant and bar is opening. I am anxious to see the beautiful new establishment and we don't have to wait much longer.