Tarrytown, NY, Jan 08, 2013 — Today is Elvis Presley's birthday...he was born on this day in 1935. But for some, every day is about celebrating the King.
Shirley Gagnon is one such fan. She's the owner of the "Memories of Elvis" museum in De Peyster. The museum got its start as Shirley's personal collection of Elvis memorabilia, but when the collection got too big for Shirley's family home next door, she and her husband bought a mobile home and "Memories of Elvis" was born.
The museum opened to the public in 1997, and since then people have come from as far as England to see Shirley's collection of Elvis plates, dolls, clocks, tapestries, and much, much more. Go to full article
Atlantic Crossing: Viveka Fox, Peter Macfarlane, Brian Perkins and Rick Klein joined us for the August show.
Aug 31, 2006 — The Champlain Valley folk band Atlantic Crossing joins us live in the studio for music and conversation | Remembering an Adirondack artist's "Wild Exuberance" The Adirondack Museum is featuring an exhibit of Harold Weston's works | We visit a St. Lawrence county woman who has collected Elvis memorabilia for more than 40 years | A trip to "The Mill" in Rensselaer Falls and Sally Hartman's Ladies First Gallery | The Joy of Belly Dancing Class | On Giving Voice we enter the rich soundscapes of poet and St. Lawrence University professor Duriel Harris. Go to full article