Contact Us
This And That

This And That

Jupiterimages for Thinkstock
Jupiterimages for Thinkstock
[

Why Do We Hate The Sound Of Our Own Voices

Ever hear your recorded voice played back for you and cringe? Well, here's the scientific reason as to why

Read More

ErikKarits for Thinkstock
ErikKarits for Thinkstock
[

Become A House Fly Serial Killer The ‘Bug-A-Salt’ Air Gun

Ah yes, the play on words, the oldest trick in the book... But when you consider what this particular air gun does, I don't think you'll mind. Put the flyswatters down forever, flies may be able to outrun your arm, but they won't even see the 'Bug-A-Salt' coming

Read More

Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images
Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images
[

Men Have Spoken And Settled The Debate – Blonde Or Brunette?

The age old debate can finally be laid to rest (or not) as a new survey says that men think that brunettes are better at just about everything over their blonde rivals! But what about blondes being more fun?

Read More

Ryan McVay/ThinkStock/TSM
Ryan McVay/ThinkStock/TSM
[

Candy And Utica Beer Pairings For Halloween

Halloween is all about the sweets right? Well as an adult it turns into the beer. Can you still mix the two together? You bet you can! Here's the perfect candy and Utica beer pairings for Halloween. 

Read More

Category: This And That Tags: , ,
Photo: Andrey Popov for Thinkstock
Photo: Andrey Popov for Thinkstock
[

How To Kill Earworms – The Songs That Get Stuck In Your Head

You wake up and there's a song in your head or somebody even mentions a stupid song and it gets stuck there all day! They call these little pests 'earworms'

Read More

Roof
[

Central New Yorkers: How Do You Pronounce ‘Roof’? [POLL]

A few weeks ago, I asked Central New Yorkers how they pronounce creek. I'm back with another question--how do you pronounce roof? Is it roof with the long /oo/ sound, or is it pronounced like ruff? According to the Oxford Dictionary, both pronunciations--roof and ruff--are accepted (click the link to hear the pronunciation).

Read More

Fall Foliage Tree
Darren McCollester, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
[

Have We Had ‘Indian Summer’ In Central New York?

Can you believe the warm weather these last few days? Having temperatures in the mid and upper 70s in the middle of October in central New York is a bonus. But is it officially 'Indian Summer'?

Read More

Category: Events, This And That Tags:
Greg McShea in studio
photo by Greg McShea
[

Go Backstage At WODZ With ‘Greg On The Go’ [VIDEO]

From time to time, people ask me what the 96.1 WODZ studio looks like, and what announcers do between songs? Well today, we'll take you backstage for a look for yourself.

Read More

man and woman on ladders
Mario Tama, Getty Images News
[

Energy Saving Tips For Fall [VIDEO]

Now that fall has arrived here in central New York, as the thermometer goes down, energy costs go up. Here are a few energy and money-saving tips before the cold weather sets in.

Read More

woman at desk
George Marks, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
[

‘National Bosses Day’ Is This Week

Just to give you a little advance warning, this Thursday, October 16th is "National Bosses Day". No, I'm not trying to butter up my boss with this item, but just in case you wanted to do something in appreciation for your boss.

Read More

Category: Events, This And That Tags:
Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images
[

If Soccer And Billiards Had A Kid, It Would Be ‘Poolball’

What do you get when you cross soccer and billiards? Imagine 16 soccer balls painted like billiard balls on a giant 23-foot pool table (or is it tiny soccer field?), and in place of the cue stick is your feet! Meet 'poolball'

Read More

China Photos/Getty Images
China Photos/Getty Images
[

It’s Getting Darker Earlier In Central New York

Have you noticed that it's been getting darker, earlier these days in central New York? And, we're still officially on Daylight Savings Time! Let's just see how much daylight we're getting these days.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://961wodz.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Oldiez 96.1 Central New York's Greatest Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Oldiez 96.1 Central New York's Greatest Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!