Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for over 25 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 fiancée, Jenn, their amazing 9-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 loves to be able to wake you up each weekday morning on WGNA.
National Grid Scam-What to Look For
'Tis the season to be on high alert. It seems that every day there is a new scam that you need to be aware of. This time scammers are posing as National Grid employees trying to get your personal information. Here's what you need to know.
Wanna Jump on The Slopes? You Have to Plan Ahead
The day of just getting in the car and traveling to the nearest ski resort is a thing of the past. With COVID-19 protocols, you now must plan ahead if you want to go skiing at one of the mountains near the Capital Region. Here's what you need to know.
Clear Off Your Vehicle or Get Fined
Whenever we get a significant amount of snowfall, there seem to be vehicles on the road that don't completely clear snow off their cars. Now police are cracking down and if you don't clear your car, you could be fined.
Beware of Coyotes in North Greenbush
It's that time of year to be on the lookout for wild animals coming close to residences looking for food. The North Greenbush Police Department is warning residents to be aware of numerous coyote sightings. Here's what they know.
Local School Bus Driver Gives Special Gifts to Kids
There is a local school bus driver that has gone above and beyond to make sure her riders are warm and cozy this holiday season. It just happens to be a woman that I went to high school with and she's doing great things for her school community.
Bowtie Cinemas Reopen This Week With New Movies
The movie theater industry had been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Theaters have been closed for a long period of time and now a couple of local Bowtie Theaters are planning to reopen this week. Here are the details and safety protocols that will be in place
Schenectady’s Holiday Parade For 1st Responders Tuesday
When Schenectady's annual Holiday Parade was canceled before Thanksgiving, the city decided to hold a parade to honor first responders and it will be held this week. Here are the details.
Salvation Army Desperately Needs Your Help
'Tis the season that you are used to hearing the Salvation Army bell ringers and making donations. But this year, like many other fundraisers, are different. The Salvation Army is hoping that you will help in either a small or big way. Here's how.
Our Version of Grinch Fudge [GALLERY]
Here's a fun way to celebrate holiday baking without much work. We had a blast making our own version of Grinch Fudge that came out green and delicious. Check out this recipe that takes minutes to prepare.
Spectacular Meteor Shower to Happen Sunday Night
2020 has been good for one thing and that is the spectacular views in the night sky. There is a meteor shower that will happen this Sunday night that we could possibly see up to one hundred shooting stars. Here's how to watch.