Author Archives: Monte

Lightsaber Duels Air on ESPN’s The OCHO [VIDEO]


YouTube User The Saber Legion

YouTube User The Saber Legion

Ever dream of competing in a Lightsaber challenge?   The duels are real, the league is legit, and you can catch all of the action of your future profession on TV TODAY!   To couple with ESPSN’s homage to the movie Dodgeball, the network is running “alternative” sports on ESPN The Ocho – and you can watch The Saber Legion. Read the rest of this entry

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Bald Eagle Lands on Mariners Pitcher James Paxton


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A Bald Eagle landed on a baseball player’s shoulder yesterday, during the National Anthem.  While this sounds like a well-planned move, the bird wasn’t meant to be there.   Check out an amazing video of Mariners pitcher, James Paxton, having the US National Emblem give him a surprise visit. Read the rest of this entry

Justin Timberlake Coming to the Times Union Center in October


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Facebook User Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake is coming back to the Times Union Center in October!  If you missed JT during 2014’s 20/20 Experience tour, get ready to buy your tickets for the Man of the Woods tour, heading to the 518. Read the rest of this entry

Win $100 Cash In Your Valpak Coupon “Junk” Mail Today


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Facebook User Valpak

Stop!  Don’t throw out your Valpak coupon “junk” mail!   Check your envelopes this week – you could win a real $100 cash. Read the rest of this entry

Ghost Photographed at Fort William Henry


Was a ghost photographed at Fort William Henry in Lake George, NY.?  If you look closely at the photo taken on a recent ghost tour, it appears the paranormal is showing its face, just in time for Halloween.  Read the rest of this entry

October Snowstorm of 1987 Turns 30


Sherry Jennings

Sherry Jennings

Thirty years ago today, almost all of the Capital Region shut down due to a huge, surprise snowstorm.  October 4, 1987 brought you and I as much as 20 inches of snow – a storm nobody was prepared for.  Check out some old images and video, now thirty years old. Read the rest of this entry

Cold Stone Creates Shark-Themed Ice Cream For Shark Week


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Facebook User Cold Stone Creamery

Shark Week is FINALLY here!  The 29th annual television event on Discovery begins tonight at 8:00 PM.   To celebrate, Cold Stone ice cream has conjured up a shark-themed snack for us to devour tonight faster than a Great White takes down a seal.   Check out the two new flavors you can get tonight! Read the rest of this entry

Michelle Branch Releases First Album in 14 Years [VIDEO]


Monte Jennings

Monte Jennings

Michelle Branch released her first solo album in 14 years today.  The Grammy winning, 2000’s pop icon, gives you Hopeless Romantic – check out the video of her new single, titled after the album. Read the rest of this entry

Halestorm Covers AC/DC Mistress For Christmas


Monte

Monte

Halestorm is currently in the holiday mood as the band just released a cover of AC/DC’s Mistress for Christmas.  Check out the brand new cover tune!  Read the rest of this entry

The Cost of a Tim Tebow Mets Jersey


When Tim Tebow turned the world upside down by getting signed to a baseball contract recently, the Mets’ General Manager that signed the former NFL player to a deal claimed the offer was NOT a marketing stunt.  As Tebow begins his professional baseball career today, that GM statement appears to be anything but true.  Check out how Tebow’s jerseys are being offered and the high cost to own one. Read the rest of this entry