As a self-taught musician from a young age (drums, piano, bass, guitar, ukulele), Maria has always been obsessed with the Music Industry. A recent graduate from SUNY Oneonta, Maria majored in Music Industry and minored in Theatre and Audio Arts Production. Her senior year, she completed an internship with Townsquare Media and has remained a part of the team since. While she isn't an on-air host, you may have heard her voice on some commercials in between songs. Maria has since taken over as receptionist and has spearheaded many Promotional events. Most recently, she was brought on as a contributor and thoroughly enjoys writing about one of her favorite areas-- The Capital Region!
Is Your Dog on the Naughty or Nice List? Pet Portraits with Santa
Santa leaves gifts for all the good girls and boys... and pets! Bring your pet to these local malls so Santa knows what treats to leave under their water bowl.
10 Amazon Christmas Gift Ideas For Your Upstate NY Loved Ones
Wondering what to get that Upstate, NY loving family member of yours? Look no further, these items are all available for purchase on Amazon.com.
$10 Million to Breathe New Life into Downtown Gloversville
NY Governor Kathy Hochul unveils 12 transformational projects coming to Gloversville as part of the $10 million awarded by the Downtown Revitalization Initiative.
Top 6 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Mishaps
A compilation of Before and After shots of the most notable balloon disasters in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade History.
Hot Dog! New York’s Most PAWpular Names for Man’s Best Friend
As "man's best friend", dogs deserve the utmost respect, starting with giving them a suitable name. See what other New Yorkers are naming their furry friends.
Upstate NY’s Most Unique Attractions can be Seen While Driving
I bet you've passed by at least one of these aesthetically pleasing roadside attractions while driving throughout upstate NY. Which one's your favorite?
These Capital Region Shops Say Ice Cream IS a Winter Thing!
You know how most ice cream shops hibernate for the winter? Fortunately, these Capital Region spots will satiate the public's ice cream needs this season.
Rochester Man Responsible for Modern Day Elections, Here’s How
This Election Day, celebrate regional history as we learn about a Rochester man who invented a very important machine that changed voting forever.
Upstate’s Declassified Winter Weather Survival Guide
Don't get left out in the cold this Winter, take a look at these tips for surviving the season.
Breathtaking Original Works of Art Found Only at this Local Pub
Check out these handmade mosaic table tops found only at McGeary's Pub in Albany.
Do You Talk Like an Upstater? 10 Regional Colloquialisms
Have you ever realized that you and your out-of-county friends have different terms for the same thing? See if any of these colloquialisms are on your list.
Two Centuries Ago Today, the Erie Canal Made its Upstate Debut!
50,000 people used to depend on the Erie Canal daily. This major waterway is responsible for much of the commercial success that is still evident in NY today.