Business

Jun. 24, 2015

A Rome hotel is under new management, but is that going to be enough to keep it from getting shut down?

Jun. 24, 2015

Byrne Dairy, in New Hartford, could soon move to Campion Road to the former Madden Concrete.

Jun. 24, 2015

Olive Garden's parent company, Darden Restaurants, is telling its restaurants to clean the carpets less often in a major cost-cutting measure.

Jun. 23, 2015

The consumer reviews service Angie's List has filed a federal lawsuit against Amazon Local, accusing the Amazon.com subsidiary of stealing proprietary information.

Jun. 23, 2015

Utica Can Grow Immediately hosted a press conference to garner support for Brightwater Farm’s medical marijuana application.

Jun. 23, 2015

Shaw's and Hannaford stores are recalling house brands of bottled water after E. coli bacteria was found in the water's supply.

Jun. 22, 2015

Sears will leave Sangertown Square Mall in six days. The last day open to the public is June 28th.

Jun. 22, 2015

U.S. airlines continue to collect record fees from passengers who check suitcases or make changes to their reservations.

Jun. 22, 2015

Egg shortage effects continue to be felt by restaurants across the United States.

Jun. 22, 2015

The Summit Automotive Group will host a grand re-opening of its Chevrolet Buick GMC location in Auburn at 4 p.m.

Jun. 22, 2015

Apple says it's bowing to concerns raised by pop superstar Taylor Swift. The giant tech company now plans to pay royalties to artists and record labels during a free, three-month trial of its new streaming music service.

Jun. 22, 2015

The board considering a minimum wage increase for New York's fast-food workers is holding its final scheduled hearing before issuing its recommendation.

Jun. 19, 2015

Munchie Men is the brainchild of 18-year-old Owner and Founder Scott Murray, the business acts as a middle man delivering food right to the customer's door.

Jun. 18, 2015

A Utica man was a recent victim of a check scam that could have drained his bank account.

Jun. 17, 2015

Online retail giant Amazon says it is developing the technology to use drones to deliver packages in 30 minutes or less, a broad expansion of unmanned flight that is raising concerns about safety, security and privacy.

Jun. 16, 2015

Herkimer residents returned to the polls on Tuesday night and voted 653 to 322, passing the revised $22.4 million budget that carries a tax levy of 1.9 percent for the Herkimer Central School District.

Jun. 16, 2015

Roser Communications celebrated their expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Jun. 16, 2015

Yorkville now has a new gym and health smoothie bar with tons of options for weight training, cardio - or for whatever your workout needs. The last piece of equipment was installed at Retro Fitness this morning.

Jun. 15, 2015

Microsoft is giving a glimpse of how its HoloLens augmented reality headset can work with games at its presentation for E3, the annual game industry conference.

Jun. 15, 2015

Hundreds of fast-food workers have rallied in Manhattan demanding a $15 minimum wage.

Jun. 15, 2015

Factory activity in New York state contracted in June, a sign that manufacturers are still held back by a strong dollar and cutbacks in investment by oil and gas drillers.

Jun. 15, 2015

A board created by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to consider a minimum wage increase for New York's fast-food workers is meeting in New York City.

Jun. 12, 2015

Major changes are taking place at the very top of gun manufacturer Remington Arms.

Jun. 11, 2015

Pizza Hut has confirmed its hot dog-stuffed crust pizza is coming to America.

Jun. 11, 2015

Utica Coffee Roasting Co. and the Saranac Brewery announce a collaboration and the release of a Belgian-style coffee beer,Javanac.

Jun. 11, 2015

The father of "Karate Kid" actor Ralph Macchio expects to start offering rides this year on a new 3,500-foot zip line being built on a mountain in the Adirondacks.

Jun. 11, 2015

Whole Foods says it will name its new chain of smaller stores with lower prices after its "365 Everyday Value" house brand.

Jun. 11, 2015

Federal regulators are going after people who raise money online through crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe but don't follow through on their promises.

Jun. 11, 2015

New York's attorney general has sent letters to eBay and PayPal telling them to explain provisions in their new agreements for users that authorize receiving robocalls.

Jun. 10, 2015

Cazenovia Equipment Company is holding its second annual “Feed the Gator” Food Drive during the month of June.

Jun. 10, 2015

New York's Health Department has posted a list of 43 applicants seeking one of five possible state licenses to grow, process and distribute medical marijuana.

Jun. 3, 2015

UTICA, NY - Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) plans to close a 15-bed medical/surgical unit at St. Elizabeth Medical Center. They also plan to consolidate some support services.

Jun. 2, 2015

Moody's is the third rating institution this year to improve Utica's financial outlook.

Jun. 2, 2015

The Delta Luxury Apartments opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. this morning.

Jun. 2, 2015

The grand opening celebration of the Yellow Brick Road Casino kicked off today at 10 a.m.

Jun. 1, 2015

If you live in Rome, you may already be familiar with this local woman. People simply know her as the Cookie Lady.

May. 29, 2015

Utica is celebrating what's become a thriving craft beer scene. For the first time, the State Brewers Association partners with FX Matt to introduce The Craft New York Brewers Roots Festival on Varrick Street tomorrow.

May. 29, 2015

UTICA, NY - North Utica is getting a new housing development. It will feature high-end townhouses and walk-up apartments.

May. 28, 2015

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.

May. 27, 2015

It's a special year at Leonard Bus Sales as the family-run company celebrates its 50th year as a leader in the school bus industry.

May. 27, 2015

The Board of Directors of the Children's Museum of History, Natural History, Science & Technology in Utica accepted the retirement of Executive Director Marlene Brown.

May. 26, 2015

UTICA, NY - A new initiative is in the works in Utica, where the county is doling out money to those willing to invest in the city's downtown district. The idea is to create more, much needed housing for when Nano workers begin moving to the area, while at the same time, helping to revitalize downtown.

May. 26, 2015

Turning Stone Casino announced some updates on current projects.

May. 26, 2015

The maker of Similac baby formula says it'll soon offer a non-GMO version of its best-selling baby formula.

May. 26, 2015

A security alert for the 97 million Americans who own an Android phone.

May. 26, 2015

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find unappetizing.

May. 26, 2015

Charter Communications will spend $55.33 billion to acquire Time Warner Cable in a cash-and-stock deal that would instantly create one of the largest pay-television and broadband operators in the U.S.

May. 22, 2015

Hundreds came out for some beer and music at the first Saranac Thursday of the season.

May. 21, 2015

Five local businesses are in the spotlight tonight after winning a Leading Edge Award.

May. 21, 2015

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.

May. 21, 2015

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

May. 20, 2015

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

May. 20, 2015

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.

May. 20, 2015

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

May. 18, 2015

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

May. 18, 2015

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.

May. 18, 2015

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.

May. 14, 2015

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

May. 13, 2015

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

May. 13, 2015

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.

May. 13, 2015

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.

May. 12, 2015

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.

May. 12, 2015

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

May. 12, 2015

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

May. 12, 2015

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.

May. 12, 2015

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

May. 11, 2015

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.

May. 7, 2015

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

May. 6, 2015

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

Apr. 30, 2015

The Herkimer County Chamber of Commerce held its 47th annual membership meeting.

May. 6, 2015

A Utica steel company is facing a fine for safety violations.

May. 5, 2015

The idyllic village of Cooperstown has been home for the National Baseball Hall of Fame since 1939.

May. 4, 2015

State officials are investigating a Texas-based energy company after a spike in complaints from customers over higher-than-expected bills.

May. 4, 2015

McDonald's is set to unveil its latest plans to revive its sputtering business on Monday.

Apr. 30, 2015

The Oneida Indian Nation announced the Grand Opening Event for the Yellow Brick Road Casino in Chittenango.