It was tough hearing the Eagles fight song on the bus and having pep rallies at school on game days. My family’s favorite vacation spot growing up and to this day is Cape Cod. I stood up to get something just before the news conference began and my leg or foot got caught on a bunch of mic cords and loudly, knocked 10-15 mics on the floor. You can follow Boncie, who is today's 20 things, on Facebook. 12. DeVito has covered everything from breaking news, various elections and human interest stories over the years. Custer joined the radio station in May of 1984. 1 of 22 >>> Scroll through to see 20 things you don't know about KPRC's Dominique Sachse. My sister got her wedding dress at Kleinfeld and it was the best experience! By Kristi Gustafson Barlette on November 23, 2020 at 7:00 AM. I can’t believe it’s legal. 11. Thank you all for the love. … These days, she reports for the morning shift, waking at 3 a.m. each weekday. Answering 20 random questions that you all probably don’t know about me. One of my biggest thrills in this business was playing a charity basketball game while working in Providence Rhode Island with Boston Bruins legend Bobby Orr. Here are 20 facts you don't know about me! I grew up in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. #1. 50 Things You Don’t Know About Me (and would do just fine in life never knowing) 1. When applying to colleges, I wrote my college essay about the difficulty of being a Giants fan in Eagles territory. I'm sharing ten things most people don't know about me. It got stuck in a fence at my aunt and uncles in Long Island. 1. 20 things you don't know about me: Mercedes Williams, Spectrum News. 11. Christmas Eve is very important to our family. Involves beautiful autumn mountain views 2.) My obsession started sometime in elementary/middle school. I love what I do now, but my first love in this business has always been reporting. I became a first-time grandfather last year and it’s been more fun and more rewarding than I’ve ever could imagine. I’d pick … We’ve interviewed a lot of comedians on the show. 1. Not-so-humble brag: My two boys are brilliant and really good people. Inspired by this post from Ashley and US magazine, here are 25 things you might not know about me:. All of my articles will be about myself or thing I like or my opinions. 1. I never lived that one down. You'll never believe what happened to me when I was a five-year-old, where I work part-time, my two unusual allergies, and more. I also like reading and writing. A lot of people think I’m from the Capital Region because I have so much family here. 17. I know the resemblance is unbelievable (ha). Pfffffffft. ... You don’t know what you’re gonna get. I don’t remember having Matt Lauer on the team. I love reading tag posts as it means that you find out a bit more about the person behind the blog. It went well. Ironically, for someone who has made his career by speaking for a living, my mother says I didn’t really start talking until I was 2 years old. Email kbarlette@timesunion.com. I imagine it got lost in the mail but I’m sure it’ll be here soon. The mere mention of “Dippin’ Dots” can send me into a blind rage. The other just took a great job at Duke University after getting his PhD from Dartmouth. Gulstan Dart: 20 things you don't know about me KCRA 3 anchor shares some inside scoop. I worked at the Saratoga Race Course one summer. Have a question for Kristi's "A Reader Asks" feature? 6. I do my best work late at night. I also contradict myself sometimes. Most people think my name is … 14. I was an original member of Menudo, or so I like to say. I did a story for WNYT on organ donation last year. See above for 20 things you don't know about KPRC's Britta Merwin. That’s a question I get a lot. I’ve been to two of her concerts and have dressed as her for Halloween. It was early on and quickly resolved. 4. 15. 5. You'll also learn the story behind my middle name, Victoria, and a talent of mine many aren't aware of. 20 things you don’t know about me: Havidán Rodríguez, UAlbany president 20 things you don’t know about me: Kevin Rush from 99.5 The River 20 things you don’t know about me… The Emmy-nominated TV personality was previously at … Chuck Custer is co-host of the popular “Chuck and Kelly” show, with Kelly Lynch, heard weekdays from 5:30 to 9 a.m. on 810 and 103.1 WGY. 9. 16. I love how still and quiet things are. Involves a holiday tradition 3.) "I've broadcasted live from the Nasdaq in New York City and interviewed the founder of … I’ve performed one ceremony. You can see our house and we have given answers to a few questions. I was shocked when my voice turned up on the HBO series on NVIVM, “”The Vow.” I had no idea they were going to use anything from our show. 20 things you don’t know about me: Mercedes Williams, Spectrum News reporter ... Twitter and Instagram — is today’s 20 things. You'll see all the posts for that time period. Browse previous blog posts by month and year of entry. Maybe my most embarrassing moment in the business came when I was covering the Capitol in Charleston, West Virginia in the early 1980s. Lady Gaga is my favorite artist. 8. I am a mail order minister. I converted my wife to a Pats fan so much so, she insisted we name our golden retriever “Brady” in honor of now FORMER Patriot, Tom Brady. I’m the youngest of four. Give me a good book, a pad of paper (or my laptop) and I’m a happy camper. I have 7 birthmarks all over my body. Over the years, he’s served as a news anchor, reporter, news director, programer and the on-air partner (for 20 years) of NYS Broadcasters Hall of Famer Don Weeks. 10. … My friends and I would create theme nights. He asked if I was related to Danny DeVito. 3. 20 things you don’t know about me: Emily DeVito. 14. The singer Pink went to my high school and would come to town to visit. What's trending in your life, and in mine. We always stay in West Dennis. ... DeRosa, who you can follow on Facebook, is today’s 20 things… 13. During my time at college I was able to study abroad in Australia, London, Prague and Germany. I love animals, but my wife is a certified animal nut. Colleen Ingerto / Times Union Rayn Boncie is the founder of Things of My Very Own , a … 11. 1. 12. 1 of 21 >> To find out 20 things you don't know about Chita Craft, scroll through. I actually don’t have a throne yet. Since I am a new Odyssey writer I think it's a good idea to tell my audience about myself. Custer announced he’ll be retiring on December 18. Sometimes it’s hard for me to watch a drama. Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! These days he co-hosts the morning program with Lynch. I did not have the gift. Especially if it… 1.) 20 things you don't know about me: KHOU's Ron Trevino. 20 things you don’t know about me: Leanne DeRosa. The reporter and her husband are expecting a boy and a girl in January. 20… My favorite was West Side Story. I’m fairly introverted and prefer spending my free time alone or with close friends and family. 20 things you don't know about me: Emily DeVito 20 things you don't know about me: Emily DeVito; 20 things you don't know about me: Rayn Boncie 20 things you don't know about me: Rayn Boncie So this is me! I had a horrendous bob haircut when I was about 10 and I’ll never go back (It was NOT a pretty sight) 20. I never intended to stay anywhere for 36-plus years, but I’m so glad I did. July 9, 2019 Updated: July 9, 2019 8:11 a.m. Facebook Twitter Email. 16. I’m a total night owl. My favorite food is Italian. Six people in my family have had kidney transplants. 19. I am not. “I’d much rather be going to bed at 2:45 a.m. than getting up at 2:45 a.m. (as I have been now for many years).”. I am so proud of the great job her parents are doing with her. My mom, her four siblings and my sister. Emily De Vito is a general assignment reporter at WNYT. Thank you … somebody had to say it. I thought I was mature. I interviewed Bernie Sanders one-on-one when I worked in Binghamton and he was running for president. One has a big job in Washington and is wrapping up his MBA. Real life is way more interesting. Email kbarlette@timesunion.com. I’m also what you might call a selective perfectionist, but not the kind that beats himself up … 18. Tom Koch: 20 things you don't know about me After a two-year hiatus from TV, Melton joined the news team at CW39 in October 2018. And I also see this as “my work,” albeit a definite labor of love. 3. They can often be miserable and difficult, but we’ve had good luck. Growing up I played clarinet, bass clarinet and tenor sax for quite a few years. 5. Hope you will enjoy this video. Al Torres Photography Show More Show Less 2 of 22 Courtesy Show More Show Less 3 … By Kristi Gustafson Barlette on December 14, 2020 at 6:41 AM. While my practice habits were pretty good, I realized there is a big difference between playing the notes and “making music”. 15. 4. 9. I am in the background of an episode of ‘Say Yes to the Dress’ on TLC. … I love squirrels. I played soccer when I was in kindergarten and first grade. By Kristi Gustafson Barlette on October 19, 2020 at 7:00 AM. We’re down to one dog now and he doesn’t shed. Browse previous blog posts by month and year of entry. I write … 6. 18. I would wear a giant bow with soccer balls on it every game and I believe that’s what made me score a goal every game. I met my some of my best friends in Albany all because my mom told me to get out and go join a kickball league when I moved here. I was a competitive dancer and dance major in college for a while. ... (Try some nitro cold brew if you haven’t yet!) Print; 0; More; Emily De Vito is … That is very uncommon for a morning radio team. 20. Subscribe to the Real Time YouTube: http://itsh.bo/10r5A1B Bill Maher shares a few fun "facts" about Vice President Mike Pence. I was on the debate team for 4 years in high school but I still can’t win an argument against my wife. My grandpa ran a food stand called Saratoga Chicken. Marcy de Luna, Houston Chronicle. Being the youngest meant being held over the banister and pranked on … a lot. Kelly and I have rarely had any arguments over our 10 years on the air together. When she’s not working, DeVito loves hanging out with her family and friends, playing with her nieces, walking in The Crossings or spending “too much money on holiday decorations at Target.”. I DO remember the Patriots cheerleaders. 25. 2. All too often, egos, pressure, deadlines and simply spending too much time together leave broadcast teams hating each other. I rocked the 1970s-era mustache for far too long. As if that call time wouldn’t be tough for just about anyone, DeVito is doing it while pregnant with twins. We may have had one major disagreement over the decade. Courtesy Show More Show Less 2 of 21. When Hayley at Winging It With Boys tagged me in to do a 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Me post I jumped at the chance and although I started off on a roll I kind of struggled towards the end. My favorite number is 5. Share Shares Copy Link. 3. Although I rarely get the credit I feel I so richly deserve, I believe I am the true creator of Jazzercise. 13. I appeared prominently in the first season of “Jersey Shore.” That’s another one, like Menudo, that I like to joke around about with people. We do the Feast of the Seven Fishes every year. Among the nicest: Paul Reiser, Louie Anderson, Steve Martin, Martin Short and Sebastian Maniscalco. But it has definitely shaped who I am today. My first 4 years in the radio business I worked in five cities/four states (Massachusetts, New York, West Virginia, Rhode Island and back to New York). I was in a sorority in college and lived in the sorority house my sophomore year. Earlier this month Custer announced he’ll be retiring on December 18. Last year he was bartending up in the club house. I’m addicted to documentaries and nonfiction stories. I was reading a bunch of Odyssey articles the other night and someone wrote 20 things you should know about me and I thought the idea that article was amazing. What's trending in your life, and in mine. I got married at 20. I am left handed and if I try eating food with my right hand,I drop the spoon because I have no control. You'll see all the posts for that time period. 21. 8. BUT I can let small, insignificant matters upset me. Where do they get the nerve to proclaim themselves the “ice cream of the future” when they clearly are not???? Stodghill is this week's 20 things Joe Putrock Scroll through the slideshow for 20 things you don't know about Cecil F. Stodghill, Jr. — is the head of The Doane Stuart School in Rensselaer, People would be surprised to know that I’m allergic to scallops. 2. 19. I am a Red Sox and Patriots fan living in Yankees and Giants country. Kristi Gustafson Barlette. Alot of things but I'll mention the ones you guys dont know about: 1. I lost my first tooth at 3 years old. At our peak, with had a dog and four cats. I’m not a list maker. My mom is from Loudonville and my dad from Mechanicville. In a business with a lot of egos (broadcasting), I don’t take myself particularly seriously (as you can tell from items 1,2 and 17). 2. Nov. 9, ... Twitter and Instagram - is today's 20 things… These are just some of the squirrel items in my home. Became a mom at 22. My first job was at Rita’s Water Ice. 10. We went on to play in a corn hole league for winter. Have a question for Kristi's "A Reader Asks" feature? I have a very long fuse and rarely, if ever, raise my voice in anger. My secret plan is to retire in a sunny place where I’ll have a little house with a garden close to the … 2. 7. She vacuumed the house every day!!!! I was in a big conference room awaiting a news conference by then-Governor Jay Rockefeller. You can follow DeVito, who is today’s 20 things, on Twitter. You can follow Custer, who is today’s 20 things, on Facebook. My Nana makes the best homemade Italian food and I feel ashamed that I have yet to get cooking lessons from her. Machine Gun Kelly: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me (‘I Once Hooked Up With Someone in the Back of a Cop Car’) By Sophie Dweck. 20 things you don’t know about me: Chuck Custer, WGY. My adult tooth did not grow in until I was about 12. He has worked at the track for as long as I can remember. #mtv #mtvfloribamashore. Comments. 1. She joined NewsChannel 13 in September 2017, starting as a producer. So here’s 20 things you definitely didn’t know about me and more than likely a lot of people I already know don’t know about me. Keep reading for the scoop! 17. I’m an introvert at heart. 20. “I’m a night owl working an early morning shift,” Custer says. I was in all my high school plays and musicals. 7. The wedding of my son Scott and daughter-law Meghan. You guys dont know about me:: Paul Reiser, Louie Anderson, Steve Martin, Short. Days, she reports for the morning program with Lynch a news conference by then-Governor Jay Rockefeller fun! 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