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!
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.
15,000 Candy Bags Prepared for Area’s Largest Trunk or Treat!
James Chevrolet of Johnstown, NY will be hosting their third annual Trunk or Treat event Friday, October 29th from 4-7pm. Bring your ghouls and goblins!
Award Winning Local Haunted House Retires After 20+ yrs of Scares
Stonewell Haunts is closing its coffin permanently after serving spooks and scares to the community for over 20 years! Catch the finale this Halloween weekend.
Millions Ration Insulin as Prices Reach All Time High
This Halloween especially, keep an eye on your diabetic loved ones as insulin prices are causing 1.3 million Americans to ration this life-saving medicine.
This one stings… Woman Swarms Deputies with Enraged Bees!
Protester is facing multiple felony and misdemeanor charges after attacking deputies with a swarm of bees.
Appliance Owned by Nearly 50% of America Recalled, Refund Yours!
Do you own this popular kitchen appliance? Yours might have been recalled! Read on to see if yours poses a health risk and how you can be compensated if so...
Trick or Treat Yo’ Self with Capital Region’s Best Candy Shops!
Check out these eerie-sistable candy shops in the Capital Region that are sure to put a spell on you... Just don't be goblin up all the candy!
Upstate’s First Ever Cannabus Will Leave You Positively Buzzed!
"The Hive" makes its debut as the Capital Region's first ever Cannabus, serving up THC infused drinks as an alternative to alcohol.
Dept. of Transportation Needs You! 100+ Cap. Region Job Openings
NYS Department of Transportation is hiring a plethora of permanent and seasonal employees in preparation for the upcoming Winter season.