I grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (yep – I'm a Steelers fan, but I've warmed up to the Vikings) and graduated from Point Park University in 2012. I've been part of CBS Radio in Pittsburgh, Studstill Media in Illinois and now call the Med City home! She and her husband, Will, enjoy Rochester’s craft beers and wine, hiking, and city/country balance. She also has a cat named Pantera – an adorable, long-haired black cat with green eyes! If you want to talk cats (or any animal really), hiking, movies, concerts, or pizza, Val is your girl!
Val’s Open Letter To Kate Spade: ‘You Were Enough’
Anytime a mental health crisis ends in suicide, I'm truly heartbroken. The news about designer Kate Spade this week really hit me. Did it hurt you?
How To Own A Frank Lloyd Wright Designed House In Minnesota
It's a dream for any architect, and perfect for every family.
Watch This Rochester Couple Rock Out To Shania Twain
I can't blame them. Who wouldn't want to belt Shania? I'm pretty sure it's illegal not to.
Rochester Radio Stars Take Over Target Field – [PHOTOS]
Few things are better during a Minnesota summer than the sound of a wooden bat cracking a baseball on a sunny, seventy-degree day.
3 Hat Types You Should Wear This Summer In Rochester
They seriously are essential if you want to look and feel cool this summer.
Rochester School Gives Out Free Summer Reading Books
You read that correctly. FREE.
Rochester Woman And Friend Involved In ‘Kenny’ Missed Connection
Who says love doesn't happen at Kenny Chesney concerts?
Pretend You’re ‘Baby’ This Summer In Rochester
Hey, it took Baby some time to learn some sweet dance moves with Johnny Castle in Dirty Dancing. If it takes you time to learn this summer, you'll just be more like her!
JMHS Class Of 2008 Reunion Not Happening?
This hurts my heart, because if I graduated from John Marshall High School in Rochester, I would've been part of the Class of 2008 too.
Who Threw Food At The Kenyon Police Department? – [PHOTOS]
This really spoiled things... and we're actually still talking about food here too.