Hi, It’s Craig Russell, host of The Afternoon Hustle here on Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR! I have worked in places all over Michigan, but that’s not important. I’m here in West Michigan now, eatin' Fred's Pizza (yum!) buying my milk at Meijer, and playing Classic Hits of the 60's 70's and 80's FOR YOU! Call, email or Facebook the show and be part of the fun!
Companies Jump On Retro Bandwagon
With every Throwback Thursday that happens, I always notice the Throwback Pepsi cans in the little store in the building where the radio station is. Throwbacks are a big business for Facebook, and products all over the country.
How Do You Know You Can’t Do Something?
The best piece of advice I have ever gotten is very simple in words and nature. "How do you know you can't do something if you have never done it?" So easy and so true.
Is Radio Shack Really Going Away?
A week ago, I wrote that Radio Shack is going bankrupt and closing all of it's stores. And while some have closed, not all of them are. New developments have surfaced in the tale of Radio Shack's demise.
Why Are Gas Prices Going Up?
The price of a gallon of gas is one of the most heated topics of discussion next to the color of a certain dress. And the important question: Why do gas prices keep going up?
Net Neutrality and What The Internet Is Really Good For
I'm sure by now you have heard the term net neutrality -- the idea that the Internet is more like a utility (gas and electric) than just a normal service (cable and tv). The FCC voted Thursday to keep the internet free. What does that mean for you, the internet user at large?
Craig’s Weekend Preview!
It only takes about 50 seconds to watch, but it's a wealth of information if you are looking for something to do this weekend!
More Signs of Spring Are at the Drive Through [Video]
One sure sign the the snow will be melting soon and green grass will replace dirty brown ice chunks. Dairy Queen is opening! Another treat with ice cream as its main component is another sure-fire sign spring is soon here.
Spring Is Just About Here!
I know the calendar says spring is just around the corner. However, with all the snow and cold it's hard to believe it, right?
Your Favorite Fast Food Tells Your Personality [Video]
Lots of things about you make up your personality. Your tastes, the people you associate with, your style. And now, your favorite fast food?
Josh Duhamel Talks ‘Battle Creek’ on ‘The Tonight Show’ [Video]
Maybe you have heard, there's a new TV show debuting Sunday called Battle Creek. It's about cops from the "hard streets of Battle Creek" Yes, THAT Battle Creek!
Free Doughnuts at Krispy Kreme Today!
Nowadays when a big chain like Krispy Kreme gives away something free, it usually means it's some national day or so half holiday. For instance, there were free doughnuts on Halloween. What says ghosts and goblins more than free fried sugar glazed dough?
Text Magic’s Number and All Your Legal Desires Come True
It's the 2015 version of the genie in a lamp. Instead of rubbing the lamp and making a wish, you text a number and, well, you get your wish.