Annie was born and raised in Northwest Indiana with her younger sister and parents in Hammond. After spending some time out of the area chasing the radio dream she has moved back to start a family with her two main men: Jager the mutt and fiance Rob. When she is not on the air Annie enjoys cheering her favorite Chicago sports teams (Da Bears, Da Bulls, And Da Sox), hiking, and exploring new fairs and festivals! (Anything Deep Fried she's in!) Annie cannot wait to share her life with you on air and is excited to be back in the Region doing what she loves!
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RUBEN STUDDARD TO COMPETE ON “BIGGEST LOSER”
Ruben Studdard, the 35-year-old "velvet teddy bear" who won "American Idol's" second season, will star in his second reality show, "The Biggest Loser," this October. The Los Angeles Times said says Studdard is the reality show's first celebrity competitor. According to US Weekly, the 15th season of "Biggest Loser" premieres Tuesday, October 8.
KYRA SEDGWICK CHOPS OFF FINGERTIP COOKING
Kyra Sedgwick is missing a fingertip, thanks to a cooking mishap on Saturday. Husband Kevin Bacon documented the bloody accident, posting photos of Sedgwick in the emergency room on WhoSay. “Kale isn’t always healthy…if you chop the end of your finger off,” Bacon wrote, alongside a pic of his wife clutching her bloodied left thumb. He followed that up later with a photo of Sedgwick’s bandaged finger with the caption: “My baby is fine. All good. Still can’t find the tip of that finger.”
SIGNS OF MIDDLE-AGED MELTDOWN NOW INCLUDE VISITS TO FESTIVALS
For men it used to involve a red Ferrari, for women, a nip and a tuck...but a new study has shown that when faced with modern day mid-life crisis, 40-somethings will head to festivals. In fact, a review of the way we handle our middle-aged meltdowns has shown we’re spending a lot less to feel young. According to new research, longing for a simpler life is now the most popular way of clinging to youth. A midlife crisis typically lasts between three and ten years in men - twice as long as women- and attending festivals is now one of the ways people try to cling on to their youth.