Chrissy was born and raised in Mechanicville, NY and has worked in radio for nearly 24 years. She lived and worked on Long Island, NY, West Palm Beach, FL, Buffalo, NY and Portland, ME. She currently resides in Cohoes with her girlfriend Jenn, her amazing 6-year-old son Ryan and their dog Freddie. She loves living in the capital region and being close to her family and high school friends. Chrissy is excited to be part of the powerhouse that is WGNA and looks forward to waking you up each morning.
NY’s Largest Water Park Will Not Open This Summer
The 2020 summer bummers continue. We just found out that the largest waterpark and resort in New York state will not be able to open this summer due to the guidelines from the coronavirus pandemic.
Free NY State Tuition Program in Jeopardy
There is another program in jeopardy for New York State college students. This one is for New Yorkers who are able to attend state colleges tuition-free. This program may not be available because of the coronavirus pandemic.
NY State Urges Park-Goers to Leave No Trace
One of the things we are allowed to do during the coronavirus pandemic is to enjoy the beautiful nature around us. We are lucky because we are surrounded by the Adirondacks and near the Catskills but the state wants you to clean up after yourself.
See 5 Planets Without a Telescope This Weekend
This weekend, you can look up to the night sky and be able to see five planets and the moon without a telescope. You may have to set your alarm to catch it. If you don't catch it, you will have to wait two years for the next time.
American Girl Doll Heroes Collection
The American Girl doll company is following suit with Fisher-Price and Mattel in creating front line hero dolls and action figures to benefit different hero organizations. The American Girl doll is offering accessories to dress up your doll to make them into a hero.
Pick Up Bulk Items Curbside at Sam’s Club
There is another convenience that is coming out of the coronavirus pandemic. This time Sam's Club is making it even easier to pick up your bulk items from the comfort of your vehicle.
Schoolhouse Rock Coming to Disney Plus
If you grew up in the early eighties, you probably learned a ton from those cartoon shorts from the series, Schoolhouse Rock. Disney Plus is bringing them back for a whole new generation of kids to learn from.
NYS Parks Start Taking Camping Reservations Today
As more and more activities start to re-open across New York state, camping is next on the list. Today (Monday, June 8th) you can reserve a campsite in all of the New York State Parks. There are some restrictions and reservations will fill up fast. Here's what you need to know.
Name a New Candy Bar – Win $5,000
The makers of the candy bar, Whatchamacallit, is looking for fans to their new delicious confection. In return, they will pay you five thousand dollars. Here's how you can enter.
TJ Maxx, Marshalls, Home Goods to Reopen Soon
As many places are slowly reopening, there is good news that three of the largest discount stores will be opening their doors very soon.
Check Your Mail – Unmarked Envelope Could be Stimulus
It is very important that when you check your mail you look things over carefully. Your government stimulus money could be hiding in an unmarked envelope. Here's what to look for.
Family Fun-DIY Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Kits [PIC]
During this lockdown, we are all trying to find new and fun family activities to do with our kids. This latest one happens to be delicious, inexpensive, and super fun. You can now get Auntie Anne's pretzel kits to make their delicious treats at home.
Heinz Giving $1 Million to Local Diners
Diners have always been a part of our lives and there are so many here in the Capital Region. We all know that there is a staple that is on every table in every diner. It's Heinz ketchup and now they want to give back. Here's how you can help too.
Get a Front Line Worker Hero Action Figure [PIC]
During the pandemic, it is important that we look to the front line workers as our heroes. Fisher-Price agrees and has created a line of action figures representing those special essential workers.