Category Archives: Patrick’s Blog

National Night Out! #FourParksTheDream

National Night Out! #FourParksTheDream

Follow along on my quest to visit all four parks that the Frederick Police are at for the National Night Out. Do I make it this year? I failed in 2018. #1 – Hill Street Park #FourParksTheDream Hill Street with Officer Quintin!!!! Posted by Patrick Hanes on 99.9 WFRE on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 #2…Read More

Video of the Laurel Highlands Prize Bag of Prizes

Video of the Laurel Highlands Prize Bag of Prizes

Laurel Highlands Contest!!!!! I got a huge bag of goodies to give away every night this week thanks to our friends at Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau!!!! Text "Best" to 301-695-9373 for a chance to get a #BestWeekendEver duffle bag stuffed with stuff!!!! I totally hurt my finger in this video. I did this to save…Read More

Interview: Southern Halo

Interview: Southern Halo

Fun chat with Southern Halo before they take the stage tomorrow at our 4th of July show! Learn more about Sunshine, coffee around the country, and swag!!! Tomorrow will be the best! Learn more about our show! http://www.wfre.com/park2019/  In the Street 2018 Facebook Live: Southern Halo in the rain Posted by Free Country 99.9 WFRE…Read More

Interview: Aaron Watson

Interview: Aaron Watson

Got a chance to have a quick chat with Aaron Watson about his new album Red Bandana! We chat about his songwriting style, staying independent, and what songs you need to hear! https://www.aaronwatson.com/ https://www.facebook.com/aaronwatsonmusic/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U Spotify – https://goo.gl/dDqa9o Every Interview – http://www.wfre.com/interesting-people-podcast/  Read More

Paws & Claws 5K Video and Pics!!!!

Paws & Claws 5K Video and Pics!!!!

I MCed the Paws and Claws 5K on Saturday! Look at all these dogs!!! Paws and Claws 5K start!!!! Posted by Patrick Hanes on 99.9 WFRE on Saturday, June 22, 2019 LUCY IS THE TWO TIME CHAMP!!!!!! Posted by Patrick Hanes on 99.9 WFRE on Saturday, June 22, 2019Read More

The Sing-Off Starts Monday!!! Get Ready now!!!

The Sing-Off Starts Monday!!! Get Ready now!!!

I want you to win the Free Country Sing-Off! How can we make that happen? VIDEO YOURSELF SINGING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM THIS WEEKEND! Get it out of the way. Just do a selfie on your phone or have a friend use your phone. TELL PEOPLE TO GET READY TO VOTE FOR YOU! The winner needs the…Read More

Finally! A 15 minute video about speed cubing.

Finally! A 15 minute video about speed cubing.

I have always been moderately terrified by people quickly solving Rubik’s Cubes. It is a silly fear, but watching those colored squares twirling into a blur is unnerving. It is like a short form version of the Exorcist happening in someone’s hands. I am kidding. I think. Maybe… Anyway. Here is a cool video about…Read More

Sandwich of the Week #27 – KR

Sandwich of the Week #27 – KR

Sandwich of the Week #27 – KR Text “KR” to 301-695-9373 to enter this contest!!!There is no greater joy in the world than a fresh and tasty sandwich! Each week I will be tasting a different sandwich from South Market Sandwich Co. It is time for breakfast!“two eggs, two sausage patties, cheddar and american cheese…Read More

I also made cupcakes and blogged about it!

I also made cupcakes and blogged about it!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cupcakes I didn’t win the bake-off, but I did have a bunch of fun making my very first batch of cupcakes! I went old school and made everything from scratch. I used the recipe from one of my favorite baking bloggers called The Joy of Baking. I finally bothered to practice my…Read More