I'm native of New Hartford, raised in Utica and have been involved in broadcasting since 1967 in a number of on and off air capacities. For the past 25-plus years I have hosted and co-hosted the morning show on WFRG (Big Frog 104).Married with one daughter my hobbies include golfing. travel, history, reading, going to the gym, movies and music. We have 2 cats, Fenway and Parker so you can probably guess which baseball team I follow. Sorry Yankee fans.
Dick’s Indian Motorcycles Introduces 2014 Line
The weather held off Friday allowing for a number of area bikers to test ride the new 2014 line of Indian Motorcycles at Dick's Indian Motorcycles of Rome. Matt Herkimer and Jeremiah were on hand to talk with company reps and catch all the positive rider reviews.
Girl Who Posted “I Quit” Video Offered New Job [VIDEO]
A days ago we told you about a young woman who quit her job via a video that became a YouTube sensation. Now the woman, Marina Shifrin, has been offered a new job by none other than Queen Latifah!
Mia Farrow Says Son Could “Possibly” Be Frank Sinatra’s, Not Woody Allen’s
Actress Mia Farrow had a very nasty break up with Woody Allen in 1992 but not before they had a child, Ronan, in 1987. The young man was long thought to be their biological son but now that has been called into question by, of all people, Farrow. What did she say?
Australians Know How To Solve A Government Shutdown
The government shutdown continues in Washington with neither side showing much willingness to find an answer. A government shutdown is not unheard of in other countries but the solution to one in Australia in 1975 may be a blueprint as to how we may approach ours in the future.
Kenny Chesney Postponed Profile This Weekend On CBS “Sunday Morning”
When Kenny Chesney was first profiled on the CBS show "Sunday Morning" his career was really taking off. Now, some 8 years later, Kenny will again be featured on the popular news magazine show this weekend but with a much different take. The segment was originally scheduled to air …
Government Shutdown Forces Change In Wedding Plans
We have all heard stories about how the government shutdown has affected people in many different ways. But how about the shutdown forcing a couple to change their wedding plans. It's true!
Baseball Playoffs Set To Start Today
The wild-cards teams have been determined and now it's time for the best teams in baseball to step up to the plate as the American League and National League begin their divisional series, the first step to a World Series berth. After the dust settled these are the match-ups.
The Meaning of Common Nightmares
Just about everyone has had a nightmare. From bogey-men under the bed when we were kids to being trapped or drowning, these middle of the night bad dreams all have meaning. There are several common nightmares.
“Gravity” A Box Office Force Opening This Weekend [VIDEO]
Pairing two A-list stars like George Clooney and Sandra Bullock insures box office success for any movie and "Gravity", opening this weekend, is no exception. Hoping to give it a run for its money is "Runner, Runner", a thriller starring Justin Timberlake and Ben …
Matt’s Top 5 Father-Daughter Dance Songs [VIDEOS]
At one time, many years ago, I did wedding DJ work and found one of the most touching moments to be the traditional father-daughter dance. Sometimes the bride would request a special song but more often than not it was up to me to select one that she and her dad would take the dance floor to. Here a…
News Anchor Asks Weatherman About His “Little Wiener” [VIDEO]
Live TV can provide some hilariously unexpected moments. One such moment happened recently during a Birmingham, Alabama newscast.
LeAnn Rimes Breaks Fingers, Shows Off Brace
LeAnn Rimes recently suffered 3 broken fingers in a yet-as-unexplained accident. She took to Twitter to say, "Didn't plan to spend 1/2 my day off getting fit for a splint. This hand thing is no fun.". The latest accessory for the fashion conscious singer? Take a look.