Hey, my name is Rob Banks, born and raised in Lancaster, NY. I originally went to school to become a doctor at UB....and that dream got completely derailed when I stumbled into radio after my short-lived lacrosse career in college. My wife and I still live in Lancaster and are no stranger to all the local watering holes (Go Legends). There is not a Concert or Sporting event tailgate we haven't liked. When not on the air, there's no doubt I'll be doing one of the following: playing the guitar, fishing, playing games (massive euchre guy), and travelling.
Minimum Wage Massive Increase Proposal to $21.25 in New York State
New York State's minimum wage will likely see ANOTHER massive increase in the next few years. Lawmakers are looking at upping the minimum wage to jump significantly to $21.25.
FREE Refills At Starbucks in New York State
You can get FREE refills at Starbucks. You can't do that at Tim Hortons. In 2023, at participating stores, you can get your coffee refilled.
FREE Dairy Queen Day in New York State TODAY ONLY
Dairy Queen leaked the big news about the free ice cream that is coming your way! They took to social media to announce that their annual FREE Cone Day will be happening n March 20, 2023, this year.
New Law Bans Any Child Under 16 From Using Social Media?
Should kids under 16 be banned from using all social media platforms? A new law would deny anyone under the age of 16 from using social media both on the computer and on the phone.
All First Time Homeowners in New York to Get $800 Off Insurance
If you are a first-time home buyer, you are getting a nice 40% discount starting March 20. ANY new homebuyer, who needs a typical FHA loan to close on their first home, will get nearly a 40% reduction in their mortgage insurance payment.
New York State Bans Restaurants From Putting This On Your Bill
If you have visited a restaurant recently and seen this, the restaurant might be in violation. New York State has been restaurants from adding this to your bill.
BREAKING: Tom Brady Officially Retires
It is happening. "I'm retiring. For good" He admits in a video that he posted on Wednesday morning that he used up his 'long, retirement essay' last year because he came out of retirement quickly after his first retirement announcement.
Damar Hamlin Sculpture Ruined in Buffalo
The big snow sculpture of Buffalo Bills Damar Hamlin was damaged overnight according to Buffalo Waterfront on Facebook.
Bulletproof Vests Banned in New York State For Civilians
New York State Governor Kathy Hochul has banned most bulletproof vests that civilians use in New York State. There are only few exceptions according to the New York State website:
Michael Myers Appears All Over Zillow House in Hamburg, New York
Halloween lovers you will love this house in Hamburg featuring Michael Myers! This is awesome. If you are scrolling on Zillow looking at houses (don't worry--we all do it even though we aren't trying to buy a house) you might get a good laugh out of these pictures.
Major iPhone Changes Coming To Your Phone
On Monday, September 12, the new iPhone update is expected to roll out to all iPhone users in one of the biggest updates yet.
Jimmy Fallon Coming To Buffalo, New York?
Blake Shelton invited Jimmy Fallon to come sing with him when Blake Shelton makes a tour stop in Buffalo, New York.