Renee is on Monday-Friday from 10am-3pm!
HI! I have lived and worked in CT my whole life....I LOVE it here! I grew up listening to WHCN..and it's so cool to be a part of the team now!
I knew in 8th grade at O'Brien School in East Hartford that I wanted to be a DJ!
I also host 2 shows: Celebrity Access, where you'll get great interviews from all the stars & Community Access, a show that provides all kinds of lifestyle information, health tips, family events, public service announcements.....on and on, if it's going on in Connecitut we're on it!
ARTIST SPOTLIGHT! Hear it every day at 10am on The River 105.9! To request your favorite artist, email email@example.com
|State Motto: Qui transtulit sustinet (He who transplanted still sustains)|
|State Flower: Mountain Laurel|
|State Bird: American Robin|
|State Song: "Yankee Doodle"|
|State Tree: White Oak|
|State Mammal: Sperm Whale|
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Favorite color? Navy Blue
Best friend(s)? WELL - my husband Sal and our dogs Daisy Mae & Luke ( and of course a good buddy Sampson who's no longer with us)
Middle name? Elizabeth
Birthday? July 4th!!!
Favorite dessert? ANYthing that is creamy with chocolate.
Dream car? a classic Mustang
Biggest pet peeve? People who don't read their WHOLE e mails!
Favorite past time? LONG drives and playing the piano
Favorite disney movie? ALL the ones with Princesses!
Favorite song? There's a lot - but Here Comes the Sun from the Beatles reminds me of when I got Sampson, my faithful buddy of 15 1/2 yrs.
3 most loved food items? COFFEE, Roasted Peppers and a loaf of bread, DARK CHOCOLATE
Summer or winter? Winter
Brothers and sisters? A sister Jessica - she lives in the UK, married and she just made me an Auntie!
What is your motto in life? Always say what you mean and do what you say.
Hear In the Spotlight every weekday at 10am on The River 105.9 - request your own! email firstname.lastname@example.org - use SPOTLIGHT in the subject line!
2/14: On this day, 1987, Bon Jovi started a four week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Livin' On A Prayer', the group's second US No.1, a No.4 hit in the UK.
ALSO on this day in music & entertainment history:
1962- First lady Jacqueline Kennedy took CBS newsman Charles Collingwood on a televised guided tour of the presidential residence.
1980- Walter Cronkite announced his retirement from the CBS Evening News. Dan Rather was named as his replacement.
1988- Broadway composer Frederick Loewe, who wrote the scores for My Fair Lady and Camelot, died in Palm Springs, California, at age 86.
1989- Mike Tyson and Robin Givens were divorced…on Valentine’s Day no less!
1995- Rebounding from her failed marriage to Tom Arnold, Roseanne wed former bodyguard Ben Thomas in Lake Tahoe, NV. They divorced in 2002. Roseanne vowed to never wed again. And so far, she hasn’t!
1996- Brady Bunch mom Florence Henderson got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on her 62nd birthday.
1996- Prince married backup singer and dancer Mayte Garcia in a Valentine's Day ceremony in Minneapolis. They divorced in 1999.
1997- The Jagged Little Pill album by Alanis Morissette was certified Multi Platinum 15x by the RIAA.
1998- Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds was honored as "Entertainer of the Year" at the 29th NAACP Image Awards.
1998- Actress Sharon Stone married newspaper executive Phil Bronstein at a Valentine's Day celebration. They adopted a child together before divorcing in 2004.
2004- Charmed actress Holly Marie Combs was married to show key grip David Donoho. They have three children together, but filed for divorce in 2011.
2007- Felicity actress Keri Russell married contractor Shane Deary in Manhattan. They have two children together and remain hitched.
2011- The TV game show Jeopardy! began airing the first of three episodes pitting human players Brad Rutter and Ken Jennings against an IBM computer named "Watson."