Marti started as News Director in college at Cayuga Community College in her hometown of Auburn, NY, in the fall of 1979 and has worked in radio ever since. Marti has worked at radio stations across New York state, including Auburn, Geneva, Syracuse, Buffalo and Rochester, serving as News Director, disc jockey, assistant music director, traffic reporter and morning show personality. Marti moved to Rochester is 1995. She is very involved in the community. She is on the media advisory board for the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester, Rochester Area Triatheletes, Honorary Chair for Gilda’s Gang, a running/walking group that raises funds for Gilda’s Club Rochester by training with the Gang for the Rochester Half Marathon in the fall. She also emcees and runs a number of fundraising 5K’s. Marti is a certified spin (indoor cycling) instructor and teaches 4 classes a week at 2 different health clubs in town. She LOVES music, classic movies and TV, and loves being home and spending time with her family.
Marti met her husband Bill when they both worked at the same radio station in Buffalo, and have been married since 1994. They have 2 kids, Chloe and Andrew. Marti is also a crazy cat lady. She has 6 kitties, all adopted from local shelters.
On this day in 1878, the first telephone directory was issued by the New Haven, Connecticut District Telephone Company. It listed 50 names. here’s one of the Top 3 cheese songs you love to hate
TBT 1966 & it just so happens that this week in 1966, this was the #1 song in the country!
On August 29th Steve Martin and Martin Short are bringing their The Funniest Show In Town At The Moment tour to CMAC. So we go back to 1978 when Steve released his #19 novelty hit!
Today is National Drink Wine Day, so how about a little bubbly?
On this day in 1924 Swimmer Johnny Weissmuller set a world record in the 100-yard freestyle. He did it with a time of 52 and two-fifths seconds in Miami. He went on to play Tarzan…
Valentine’s Day cheese from 1977!
TBT 1984 cheese! When Jack played Frisco Jones on General Hospital…
On this day in 1989, Tiny Tim declared himself a New York City Mayoral candidate–ummm he did not win the election… Then there was that time he sang Do You Think I’m Sexy on The Tonight Show
Gilbert O’Sullivan will launch his first U.S. tour in over 40 years this spring, a nine-date trek starting April 12 in Washington, D.C., and scheduled through an April 26 concert in Los Angeles.
This was the #1 song in the country 40 years ago this week…