Nick Blogs

Smooth Life Hack: Feeling Nauseous?

With thanks to Sunny 98.1's Gene Knight... Feeling nauseous? Here's a household tip that will help... Smell some rubbing alcohol. It relieves the nausea almost immediately! Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Emergency Calls?

Got an old, working cell phone? Keep it handy because any working cell phone will dial 911, even if it's not activated with a carrier. That phone could work as a handy emergency device, kept in an alternate location. Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Charge Your Phone

We've been there before. Running around town, in and out of stores, and your phone is dying. Or dead. Well, be watching for these. They're new and appearing in some stores. They allow you to put your phone on a charger and lock it up while you shop. When you're ready to go, you can retrieve your... Read More

What Makes Your Drink a Whiskey, Bourbon, Scotch or Rye?

Choose your poison! If it's whiskey, that's where the real choices begin. Just about every country is into whiskey production these days. Here's how the top three stack up. Scotland leads the world in the production of malt whiskey with over 80 distilleries in production. Brands like Jim Beam and... Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Plane Tickets Online

Shopping for plane tickets online? Make sure to delete your cookies. Prices go up if you visit a site multiple times! Deleting your cookies will erase your previous visits to the site. Read More
Amazon Echo

Alexa Can Now Play Smooth Jazz KIFM

There are many ways to listen to Smooth Jazz KIFM in San Diego...and now, there's one more! If you have an Amazon Echo or Amazon Echo Dot , it's very simple to get "Alexa" to play your favorite Smooth Jazz. All you have to do is say, "Alexa, play the station Smooth Jazz San Diego." That's it! It's... Read More

Fall Back Saturday Night!

Thanks to Dave Mason at Sunny 98.1 for this... The Daylight Saving Time saga continues this weekend when you get to set your clock BACK one hour Saturday night when you go to bed (Or Sunday at 2am to be exact). The target date for the time change keeps changing- and the latest change was an... Read More

Las Vegas Victims Fund Now Over $9.7 Million!

In an amazing show of heartfelt support and love, the GoFundMe page , set up to assist Las Vegas shooting victims and their families, has now risen to over $9.7 Million (as of Friday, Oct. 6). Steve Sisolak, the Clark County Commission chair from Las Vegas, started the fund-raiser off with a... Read More

'Sopranos' & 'Goodfellas' Star Frank Vincent Dead at 80

Actor Frank Vincent died on Wednesday, September 13 after complications from heart surgery, TMZ reports. Vincent made his film debut in 1976’s The Death Collector alongside Joe Pesci, but he’s perhaps best known for other roles, like Billy Batts, the Goodfellas character who met his demise after... Read More