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July's Hometown Hero is Hardworking EMT x 3
We called Beau Dushane to pass along the news that he was our Hometown Hero for the month of July and we were actually lucky to get a hold of him. Beau is one busy man juggling not one or two, but three different jobs for ambulance companies down in the Catskills. Dushane's cousin Katie felt compell…
Mechanicville Hero Turning Dreams into Reality
May's Hometown Hero sounds like one of the most generous and kind men you'll want to know. His name is Jim Welch and he's from Mechanicville. Jim does something truly unique for children in need by offering up the gift of a comfortable place to sleep. Jim and a group of volunteers donate their time,…
April Hometown Hero Makes Miracles For Our Military
Melody is the Director of Veterans Miracle Center, and when we called her to inform her that she was April's Hometown Hero, she was incredibly grateful.   But, she was also in the midst of doing a million things for our Veterans and active military, so we kept it rather brief.   Please take a moment…
March Hometown Hero Cares with Kindness
When we called to speak to Christopher Fain from Albany, immediately we knew that he was someone passionate about the volunteer work he does for sick kids at Albany Medical Center. He got a little choked up when we told him he was nominated to be a Hometown Hero by a friend who admires his heart and…
Captain Mom-Erica: February's Hometown Hero
When we talked to Lieutenant Erica Debie from the Ballston Lake Fire Department to inform her that she'd been nominated to be February's Hometown Hero she immediately corrected us. "I'm the Captain now, guys" she quickly informed us.  The promotion happened recently and we were thrilled to…
Ring in 2020 with the Top Songs of the Decade on Alt 1035
It's the end of the decade, and you can celebrate by ringing in 2020 with the top songs right here on Alt 1035!
In celebration of the new 'Roaring Twenties,' we're going to be helping you rock into the new year with a countdown of the top alt songs of the past decade...
Hometown Superhero Helps Friend In Need
Nichole Naccarato from Latham is January's Hometown Hero after an enlightening email submission from her friend Stephanie Joslin.  Stephanie wrote to tell about this amazing woman who went from being a workout buddy to so much more, especially when times got tough.