I've got a long connection to the Mohawk Valley, having attended Utica schools and graduating from Utica College with a B.S. Degree in Public Relations. I've hosted a number of radio programs, and my voice has been heard on the local airwaves through the years. When I'm not broadcasting, I enjoy reading science publications and sci-fi novels, traveling to some favorite vacation spots, and anything "Star Trek". I am a native of the Utica area and have many friends and family members in the area.
Phrases That May Change Your Life In 2015
Maybe you made some New Year's resolutions the other night, and maybe not. But, I like to begin a new year with some positive thoughts, and here are some phrases you can say in 2015 that may do just that.
Area Bands Can Apply To Play At NYS Fair
It may seem like a long way off, but "The Great New York State Fair" in Syracuse is now accepting applications from bands in the state who want to play at the summer event.
Check Out January 2015 Weather Predictions
The new year is here, and the month of January can bring some tough weather here in the Mohawk Valley. So, what kind of weather will we get this month?
When Do Americans Consume The Most Alcohol? [VIDEO]
With New Year's Eve approaching, we encourage you to drink responsibly, and have a designated driver if you're going out to celebrate. So, when do we Americans consume the most alcohol? 4th of July weekend? New Year's Eve? The results may surprise you.
Predictions For 2015
What will the new year bring? I always liked to read predictions for the year ahead, and here are some for 2015.
Check Out Unusual New Year’s Resolutions
We're all familiar with the usual New Year's resolutions: lose weight, get in shape, quit smoking, cut down on drinking, etc. And while all of those are good intentions, there are some unusual resolutions people can make.
Last Few Nights To Catch ‘Wonderland Of Lights’
It's been a holiday tradition in the Mohawk Valley for many years, and you have through New Year's Day night to catch it. Here are more details about "Wonderland Of Lights".
My Five Favorite ‘Greg On The Go’ Videos 2014 [VIDEO]
Maybe you've watched a few "Greg On The Go" videos this past year, and maybe not. I've had fun putting them together, and as the year comes to a close, I thought I would review my favorite five "Greg On The Go" episodes of 2014.
‘Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest’ Preview [VIDEO]
Another New Year's Eve this year without Dick Clark, the creator of "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" which first aired in 1972. Every New Year's Eve, the TV in the McShea household was tuned to that show, and Dick Clark never let us down. Even after his stroke a few years back, he courageously continued with help from Ryan Seacrest. Wednesday Night, ABC rings in the new year with Ry
Is Beer Better For You Than Distance Running? [VIDEO]
Park this item in the "too good to be true" column. Apparently, there is a report that says drinking beer may be better for you than running long distances (hmmmm....was this research done by Shultz & Dooley?
Those Moose Eggnog Glasses From ‘A Christmas Vacation’ Do Exist [VIDEO]
One of my most surprising gifts last Christmas was a pair of authentic moose eggnog glasses from my wife. You may recall that Cousin Eddie and Clark Griswold were drinking eggnog from them in the classic holiday film, "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation", and these are the real deal.
Make Homemade Eggnog For New Year’s Eve [VIDEO]
Here's an idea...serve up homemade eggnog on New Year's Eve. Either you like it or you don't. Most people in my family aren't too crazy about eggnog, but my mother always wanted a glass or two. It's easy to make your own homemade eggnog. Here's how.