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.
The Most Watched TV Finales Of All Time [VIDEO]
The series finale of "Breaking Bad" on AMC was the talk of the TV world this week but just how many people were watching. The final numbers sat 10.3 million viewers, a record for the cult favorite show. But that number doesn't even come close to those generated by a host of ot…
Driver With Road Rage Gets Hit While Screaming At Others [VIDEO]
If you have ever been the subject of road rage you'll enjoy this video of a driver gesturing and screaming at another driver getting side-swiped by a passing bus. He wasn't injured but if he was fuming before he was no doubt overwhelmed after.
Carrie Underwood Would Like To See More Ladies on Country Charts
Country music has long been dominated by male artists with the occasional female breakout artists like Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Shania Twain and , more recently, Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood. Carrie would like to see a little more gender parity on the country charts.
Woman Quits Job By Posting Video [VIDEO]
Most people quit their jobs either by meeting with the boss or submitting a letter of resignation. Not Marina Shifin. Marina, who works for a company that produces news videos decided to take a different tack in telling her superiors she's out of there. What do you think of her approach?
What A Government Shutdown Means To You
The finger-pointing continues unabated in Washington as The Obama administration and Congress continue to squabble over how to continue funding the United States government. The question most people have is, "How will a government shutdown affect me and my family?" Here are some an…
Singing Doctor Becomes You Tube Sensation Raising Asthma Awareness [VIDEO]
A British doctor, Tapas Mukherjee, has found a new way to spread the word about acute asthma. Concerned that health care workers were not up to speed on asthma awareness he decided to turn to social media--YouTube specifically--to get the word out.
Items You Should Always Have In Your Car
At one time or another we have all had a car problem while on the road. Those are the times we usually say, "I wish I had a flashlight" or "I should have a tool kit in the glove box". Actually there are a number of items that we should all have in our vehicles. Se…
Prison Escapee Calls 911 On Himself [AUDIO]
Oklahoma prison inmate Joshua Silverman must have had a guilty conscience. After escaping with several other inmates Joshua, according to MailOnline.com, called 911 and told the operator he needed a ride--back to prison! Take a listen to the sometimes hilarious call.
Pizza Survey Show Mushrooms Catching Up With Pepperoni
Pizza has become a staple in many American's diet and a new survey by travel website Zaget shows that pizza is more popular than ever and that mushrooms have caught up with pepperoni as the most requested topping. There were some other interesting pizza facts.
U.S. Army Issuing New Regulations Banning Tattoos
Despite the increasing popularity of tattoos, particularly among young adults, the United States Army is proposing new rules regulating the wearing of body ink. The proposed changes which have yet to be formalized are designed to discourage prospective recruits from getting tattoos on certain parts …
The Kids Will Love “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2″ Opening This Weekend [VIDEO]
If the kids are looking for something to do this weekend have them check out "Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2" opening at local theaters tomorrow. For the big kids and mom and dad there is "Baggage Claim", a new comedy about a woman looking to get engaged befo…
Chinese Man Grows Nose on Forehead [VIDEO]
When I first saw this picture I was skeptical. When I read the story I was still skeptical. However, after doing some cross-checking I found out that this Chinese man really does have a nose growing on his forehead and the story behind it is incredible!