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New owner has big plans for Downtown Utica building

UTICA, NY - Another building in Downtown Utica is going back on the tax rolls. Currently, part of the building is vacant, but the ground level is occupied by the Utica Catholic Book Store.

Local business seeks public support for $100,000 grant

A local business, ANDRO Computational LLC, seeks the community’s help so they can move onto the next step for a $100,000 grant from Chase Mission Main Street Grants.

Lumber Liquidators CEO quits, catching company off guard

Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch has abruptly quit the company that is embroiled in an investigation over products imported from China.

Utica residents watch presentation on medical marijuana, possible North Utica facility

Utica residents will be given a presentation on medical marijuana and the possibility of a facility in North Utica.

State Liquor Authority and UPD hold undercover underage drinking sting

The State Liquor Authority and Utica police held an undercover, underage drinking sting and say half of the 11 establishments they visited sold alcohol to minors.

NY wage board to begin consideration of fast food wage hike

A state wage board in New York is convening to examine whether fast food workers deserve a raise.

Cozumel claims to have world's first underwater bar

Cozumel is claiming to have the world's first underwater bar.

Another indoor children's play area closes locally

It's tough times for indoor play areas in the region. Rough 'n’ Tumble in New Hartford confirms that it is closing its doors on June 1st.

Last call: Toby Keith's bar in Destiny USA goes belly up

The Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill located in Syracuse's Destiny USA mall has closed suddenly, making it the second honky-tonk bearing the country music star's name to go belly up this month.

Yellow Brick Road Casino reveals gaming options, schedule and pricing

The first slot machines rolled into the new Yellow Brick Road Casino today.

Leadership Mohawk Valley holds 25th annual graduation ceremony

Leadership Mohawk Valley (LMV) held their 25th Annual Graduation ceremony at noon at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute Wildcat Field House.

GM recalls 470,000 Chevy Malibus

General Motors is recalling nearly 470,000 Chevrolet Malibu cars to fix potentially weakened steel cables that link the front seat belts to the vehicle.

US court lifts contempt finding in Polo sunglasses dispute

A federal appeals court says the United States Polo Association cannot be held in contempt for selling sunglasses with a logo that resembles Polo Ralph Lauren's famous trademark of a horseman whacking a ball.

Nano Ready: The Quad C tour and the number of new jobs expected

MARCY, NY - Touring the inside of Quad C at Suny Poly in Marcy feels a lot like you are getting access to some top secret government facility.

Nano Ready: Do we have enough housing for young professionals?

UTICA-ROME, NY - The region is seeing a lot of change lately due in large part to Nano-Utica.

Nano Ready: Marketing Utica-Rome to young professions

UTICA-ROME, NY - Nano-Utica has been the talk of this region for a few years now.

Verizon Wireless, Sprint settle allegations of bogus charges

Verizon Wireless has agreed to pay $90 million and Sprint $68 million to settle charges that the mobile giants allowed phony charges on their customers' monthly bills.

Verizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion

Verizon is buying AOL for about $4.4 billion, advancing the telecom's push in both mobile and advertising fields.

Cuomo creates task force to conduct nail salon probes

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is creating a task force to conduct investigations into nail salons around New York, following a report of widespread exploitation of workers.

Small Business Week celebrated at Hart's Hill Inn

Small business is said to be the roots of our community.

Congressman Hanna discusses local sportsmen and businesses

Congressman Richard Hanna was in the region today standing up for local sportsmen.