I've got a long connection to the Mohawk Valley, having attended Utica schools and graduating from Utica College with a B.S. Degree in Public Relations. I've hosted a number of radio programs, and my voice has been heard on the local airwaves through the years. When I'm not broadcasting, I enjoy reading science publications and sci-fi novels, traveling to some favorite vacation spots, and anything "Star Trek". I am a native of the Utica area and have many friends and family members in the area.
Flu Shot Immunization Begins Friday In Oneida County
Now that we're well into October, it's the beginning of flu season in central New York. If you're looking to get a flu shot, the Oneida County Health Department has announced their schedule, which begins Friday, October 25th. We've got more details on the complete schedule.
Utica College Holds ‘Fall Open House’ This Weekend
One of the many benefits of living in central New York is that we are surrounded by several high quality colleges. And if you have high school students who are college bound, you may want to take them to the "Fall Open House" this Saturday at Utica College, my Alma Mater.
What To Do With That Pumpkin
Driving around central New York these days, you probably will see a number of pumpkins sitting on the porch or lawn of area homes. And in a few days, we'll be carving jack-o-lanterns. So, other than Halloween and a pumpkin pie, what can we do with all these ripe pumpkins?
Fun-Filled Fall Weekend At Utica College
Just a brief recap on my Utica College "Homecoming Alumni And Family Weekend"- it was a fun-filled fall weekend. Even though the Utica College Pioneers lost to Ithaca College in last Saturday's football game(a close one, 26 - 21 final score), it was just such a rewarding experience enjoyin…
Look For Rare Events in Tonight’s Sky
If you're like me, you are fascinated by the stars, planets and space. And in tonight's night sky, we should see a rare event. Here's what to look for.
Add The ‘Cruzin’ Cooler’ To Your Tailgate Gear [VIDEO]
With tailgate season in full swing in central New York, you may be interested in another "can't do without" gadget for your next outing. It's the "Cruzin' Cooler", and yes it can take you for a ride.
‘Space Fest’ Blasts Off This Weekend At Children’s Museum
One of the great area attractions for kids and their families is the Children's Museum of History, Science & Technology in Utica. And as part of the museum's 50th anniversary, they are holding "Space Fest" this weekend.
A Grab-Bag Of Cash And Prizes At Canastota SavOn
It was like Halloween on Wednesday, as yours truly was handing out many treats at the SavOn Convenience Store, Peterboro Street in Canastota. There was a line of cars reaching into our Big Frog 104 grab-bag pulling out envelopes that contained cash and prizes. We even had a $50 and $100 winner!
Open House At SUNYIT, Saturday, October 26th
If you have high school students in the family, or college students looking to transfer, you may want to attend the upcoming open house at SUNYIT/Utica-Rome. Here are the details.
It’s Homecoming Alumni And Family Weekend At UC
I'm looking forward to participating in the "Homecoming Alumni And Family Weekend" at my Alma Mater, Utica College this weekend! And whether you're a UC alum or not, you might want to attend the football game on Saturday afternoon. Here are the details.
A New Brew Discovery For Octoberfest
If you're one who appreciates quality beer, you've probably already discovered a number of fine craft-brewed Octoberfest brews, with Saranac at the top of the list. But, I discovered another great Octoberfest lager that you may want to try.
Major League Baseball Umpire Dies At Age 48
The Major League Baseball post season took a sad turn, as it was announced that umpire Wally Bell died on Monday. Here are more details.