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.
Yesterday Bobby turned 80!! Here’s his cheesy hit from 1968
Friday the 15th was Nillson’s birthday–he passed away in 1994–he was only 53. Here’s his raggae influenced 1972 hit, Coconut
Friday Flashback 1975 cheese from Jesse who was at one time married to Waylon Jennings
Happy 83rd birthday to Clarence! Also a request from Peter to play the cheese song tat annoys him the most
According to a 1973 Sesame Street calendar, Rubber Duckie’s Birthday is January 13th so around the country it’s National Rubber Ducky Day! Duckie, a friend of Ernie and Big Bird, made his debut in a February 1970
Birthday cheese today! Happy 67th b-day to Felipe Rose, the Indian Chief! Video from the 179 MDA Telthon and an awkward intro by Chad Everett lol
On this day in 1913 the first sedan type car was unveiled at the National Automobile Show in NYC. It was manufactured by the Hudson Motor Company.
Today’s Friday Flashback is 1984!! Here’s JNTS homage to the Three Stooges!
This day in history cheese! on this day in 1927 Trans-Atlantic telephone service began between London and NYC. It cost $75 fr three minutes of speaking time!
This day in history cheese! 1759 – George Washington and Martha Dandridge Custis were married. George proposed to three other women before Martha accepted. Martha was a rich widow; in fact her silver service went into the