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.
What To Buy (And Not Buy) in Bulk
We are all looking to save money and one way to do it is to buy in bulk. However, buying in quantity is not always the best way to go depending on the product. Here is a list of things to buy and not to buy in bulk.
The Cost Of Being An NFL Fan
If you have ever attended a Bills, Jets or Giants you know it ain't cheap. Between the cost of tickets, parking, food and drink it can add up to a pretty hefty sum. Just how much can you expect to shell out at an NFL game?
“The Big Chill” Celebrates 30th Anniversary Today [VIDEO]
It was September 9, 1983 when a new movie called "The Big Chill" hit theaters across the country. If ever there was a movie that gave insights into the "baby boomer" generation, this was it.The cast of the highly acclaimed film recently reassembled for a 30th anniversary showing.…
Candy Crush Saga Addiction Sweeping the Nation [VIDEO]
When one of my Facebook "friends" first invited me to play "Candy Crush" I blew it off thinking it was just another silly time waster. Then I found out that my boss, Tadpole and my wife, Jeri, were both hooked on it and I thought, "Hmmm, I guess it must be a very intelligent…
Guinness Beer Commercial That Will Touch Your Heart [VIDEO]
When I first saw this commercial for Guinness beer I thought, "That's terrific, it shows how a disability can be overcome." I was completely caught by surprise by the ending and, quite frankly, deeply moved. You will be too.
Yankees Wish Red Sox Owner A Happy Birthday (Sort Of) [VIDEO]
The New York Yankee-Boston Red Sox rivalry is, without question, the greatest in all of sports. The history between these two teams goes back a century and while it has occasionally become heated there are the lighter moments too. Such was the case last night when the Yankees offered up a birthday c…
Pennsylvania Man Pays $7,143 Township Tax in One Dollar Bills [VIDEO]
Robert Fernandes wasn't very happy with his tax bill. To his his distain Fernandes showed up at tax collectors office with $7143 (and change) in dollar bills and videotaped the proceedings. What was he so upset about?
A&E Producing New Reality Series “Crazy Hearts:Nashville”
The A&E network has announced it has begun production of a new reality series called "Crazy Hearts:Nashville". The shows title is inspired by the hit movie "Crazy Heart" in which Jeff Bridges played a down on his luck country singer. The new series, howeve…
Alex Rodriguez Strikes A Pose [VIDEO]
Alex Rodriguez had a much publicized fling with Madonna a few years ago and, apparently, he was greatly influenced by her hit song "Vogue". After hitting a double and doing a face-plant during last nights game with Boston A-Rod "vogued" and struck a pose. Check it…
The Best Sweat-Busting Deodorants
Part of my morning routine--and, more than likely than not, yours--is rolling or spraying on some deodorant. Over the years I've tried a number of different brands based mostly on what is on sale. There are, however, some brands that rate highly and here they are.
What Snoring Animals Sound Like [VIDEO]
We've all been subjected to human snoring at one time or another. A sleeping mate can keep you from getting a good nights sleep but how about a sleeping animal . Check out this video of animals--everything elephants to hummingbirds--"sawing wood" in their sleep.
“This Is the End”, “Riddick” Opening This Weekend [VIDEO]
If you are looking for big laughs this weekend "This Is the End", starring Seth Rogan and James Franco, is what you're looking for. If high powered action-adventure does it for you "Riddick" with Vin Diesel will be your ticket. Both open this weekend at local…