Business

May. 25, 2016

It’s not the luck of the duck, but the luck of the current, at Utica National's 'Duck Days' fundraiser for the Children's Miracle Network.

May. 25, 2016

Dunkin’ Donuts is inviting residents of the Mohawk Valley to get ready for summer with the return of “Iced Coffee Day.” On Wednesday, May 25, $1 from every cup of Iced Coffee sold at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in Utica will directly benefit the Food Bank of Central New York.

May. 25, 2016

Some residents and officials in a popular Finger Lakes community aren't happy about a farmer's plans to raise more than 2,000 pigs in a neighboring town.

May. 24, 2016

Eight entrepreneurs from all over the country presented their startup companies at the second annual Commercialization Academy Demo Day, at the Thincubator in Utica.

May. 24, 2016

The Build-a-Bike campaign is underway once again as the Utica Safe Schools organization spent the day accepting donations at the Kids Oneida office Tuesday morning.

May. 24, 2016

A $10,000 sign-on bonus is being offered to full- time registered nurses (RNs) and physical therapists who want to provide in-home care to patients in the community. The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Utica and Oneida County, a subsidiary of the Mohawk Valley Health System, recently celebrated its 100th anniversary and serves nearly 2,200 patients in our community.

May. 24, 2016

Toyota is recalling an additional 1.6 million cars due to airbag defects.

May. 24, 2016

New York's attorney general has sued Domino's Pizza Inc. and three franchisees, alleging they underpaid workers based on payroll reports generated by the parent company's computer system.

May. 23, 2016

There's a new business on Varick and it has nothing to do with alcohol!

May. 23, 2016

The product includes sunflower kernels that are part of a national FDA recall and have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria.

May. 23, 2016

A new business has made its way to Remsen: Adirondack Barrel Cooperage LLC.

May. 23, 2016

There's a brand new place to shop in Chadwicks. A ribbon cutting was held at Mohawk Limited to unveil the company's brand new venture: a store.

May. 23, 2016

Electric and natural gas delivery rates for National Grid’s customers will remain frozen through March 2018, according to New York State Public Service Commission.

May. 23, 2016

Legislation in New York to ban declawing cats is singling out a once-common procedure that veterinarians say is now on the decline.

May. 21, 2016

The Stanley Theater hosted a fun event to benefit the upkeep of the historic building.

May. 20, 2016

This weekend, it's the Annual Rome Catholic School's Spring Festival, and organizers are expecting one of the biggest turnouts ever.

May. 19, 2016

Warm temperatures and cold beer drew a massive crowd as the 18th season of Saranac Thursdays kicked off.

May. 19, 2016

July of last year, auditors say the small village of Ilion was making ransom payments to keep its computers running - after two official-looking emails released malware throughout its system.

May. 19, 2016

A flower fest in the Oneida Square Arts District will feature vibrant art, entertainment, food, health and garden activities.

May. 19, 2016

Sitrin unveiled its latest program to help people who are suffering from Huntington's disease and ALS.

May. 19, 2016

Another ribbon cutting to tell you about, the new Byrne Dairy on Campion Road in New Hartford was officially christened Thursday morning.

May. 19, 2016

Labrador "Jake" is a regular customer at the drive-thru window at the Circle H Bar-B-Q & Grill, and the only one that eats for free.

May. 19, 2016

Residents in Herkimer County are being encouraged to take part in a program that would make it easier to return stolen goods to the rightful owner.

May. 19, 2016

Saranac Thursday is kicking off the summer. Crews have been busy putting the finishing touches on the west Utica venue.

May. 19, 2016

New information this morning on the push to loosen the state's liquor laws. Governor Cuomo is urging state lawmakers take up his proposals before they round out their current session.

May. 18, 2016

Before you make your dinner plans, Piggy Pat's in Washington Mills will be closed for the rest of the week and through the weekend to clean up the mess left behind by a fire last night.

May. 18, 2016

Officials from the Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) will move forward with the appraisals of the downtown properties impacted by the new hospital project.

May. 18, 2016

Charter Communications is closing on its $67 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. The deals make Charter the second-largest home Internet provider and third-largest video provider in the U.S.

May. 18, 2016

Bacon and eggs with a side of gender equality were on the menu at Gems along the Mohawk in Herkimer Wednesday morning.

May. 18, 2016

New York's attorney general has reached settlements with The Home Depot Inc. and Lowe's Home Centers LLC requiring they separate lawn fertilizers containing phosphorous from others and post signs telling consumers about legal restrictions on the groundwater pollutant.

May. 17, 2016

A local business says it's being impacted by the Verizon strike.

May. 17, 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has approved a plan to divide a 119-mile state-owned rail corridor through the Adirondacks to extend a scenic train route and create a new multi-use trail.

May. 17, 2016

A Utica man is not giving up on his dream to raise backyard chickens. Frank LaColla, a North Utica resident, has been raising chickens for a couple of years now. Recently he was cited by animal control, who told him that there was a ban on backyard chickens in Utica.

May. 17, 2016

Love kids? Want to earn some money? Billy Beez at Sangertown Mall is hiring!

May. 16, 2016

A local brewery is taking advantage of the first flowers of spring, by using dandelions to make a new craft beer.

May. 16, 2016

The Sitrin Foundation, The Stanley Theatre and Events Forum Inc. are teaming up together for a special concert this fall. The Stanley will host three artists and the proceeds will benefit Sitrin's new neuro-care program.

May. 16, 2016

Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are leading a move to block an attempt in the Senate Armed Service Committee's defense authorization mark-up that would have moved DFAS in Rome from the Defense Department to the Department of Treasury.

May. 16, 2016

The Utica Zoo will honor rescue workers with their Rescue Worker Appreciation Day.

May. 15, 2016

A resolution could be in the works for the 135 Verizon workers who've been on strike for more than a month now.

May. 13, 2016

Donna Phelps and Carol Babowicz, from the Stanley Theatre, shared their latest event: S.O.S.

May. 13, 2016

State officials say they are re-evaluating a plan to tear up a section of railroad tracks that would connect Tupper Lake to Lake Placid; therefore, Utica to Lake Placid.

May. 13, 2016

Two Hobby Lobby recalls have been announced.

May. 13, 2016

Listen up Reese’s lovers, no more choosing between Reese's Peanut Butter Cups or Reese's Pieces.

May. 13, 2016

The Mohawk Valley Health System has lifted visitor restrictions for the Maternity, Nursery and Pediatric Units at the St. Luke’s Campus and the Pediatric Unit at the St. Elizabeth based on a decline in the number of cases of flu-like illness among area patients.

May. 13, 2016

Subaru is telling owners of some newer Legacy and Outback vehicles not to drive them because the steering can fail.

May. 13, 2016

McDonald's is testing to see if customers warm up to hamburger patties that aren't frozen.

May. 13, 2016

New York is partnering with several private companies to invest up to $220 million in new clean energy and energy efficiency projects.

May. 13, 2016

State police are looking into a series of burglaries at businesses in southern Herkimer County.

May. 12, 2016

Business is blooming at Juliano's Farm Market, Greenhouse and Bakery on Route 5 in Utica. Joe Juliano has been farming for 35 years, but this is only the second year they have decided to open up a market.

May. 12, 2016

Diana Sorrento, from the Resource Center for Independent Living, visited WKTV to share an exciting deal: The Wonderland of Lights are up for sale!

May. 10, 2016

State Senator James L. Seward announced senate approval of a bill he sponsors granting peace officer status to officers and members of the Bassett Healthcare Network security force.

May. 10, 2016

The New York Civil Liberties Union is suing the state to try to close a loophole that prohibits farm workers from organizing to improve working conditions.

May. 10, 2016

The Oneida County Executive and Comptroller say they closed the books on a very fiscally healthy 2015.

May. 10, 2016

The Friendly's restaurant chain has sold its ice cream manufacturing and retail business to Dean Foods Co. for $155 million.

May. 10, 2016

New York reports honey production statewide increased 9 percent last year with more than 3.6 million pounds produced.

May. 9, 2016

A local business opened its doors to a job fair today, raising hopes and minds to the possibility of getting work at one of the most well known locales in Greater Utica.

May. 9, 2016

The Ommegang Brewery in Cooperstown was named World Champion of mid-sized breweries during the World Beer Cup competition in Philadelphia

May. 9, 2016

The Chairman of the Oneida County Board of Legislators is asking lawmakers to consider a law to allow for the sale of sparklers around the Fourth of July and again around New Year’s Eve.

May. 9, 2016

Josh Kilmer Purcell, one-half of the Beekman Boys, was in studio to share their latest event!

May. 9, 2016

New York authorities say they have ordered 143 nail salons to pay $2 million in unpaid wages and damages to 652 workers.

May. 9, 2016

Krispy Kreme is being taken private by JAB Beech in a deal worth approximately $1.35 billion.

May. 9, 2016

J.C. Penney says it's expanding its rollout of major appliances to nearly 500 stores by this fall, or almost half of its stores.

May. 8, 2016

Many people order flowers as a gift for their mother on Mother's Day, but some also choose to make a day of it - and go with their moms to pick out a special plant.

May. 6, 2016

Remington Outdoor Company announced it plans to close its Mayfield, Kentucky firearms operations.

May. 6, 2016

Looking for something to do to celebrate your mom on Mother’s Day? Check out some local events.

May. 6, 2016

Sweeten up this Mother’s Day with Stewart’s ice cream!

May. 6, 2016

Matt Brewing Company is holding a job fair on Monday, May 9, for its packaging, brewing and maintenance departments.

May. 5, 2016

Three local businesses were honored with the Mohawk Valley Legacy Awards, during an event at the Stanley Center for the Arts on Thursday night.

May. 5, 2016

The 2016 Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce Community Business Expo is ready to connect local business and job-seeking professionals once again.

May. 5, 2016

Looking to buy up some property? The City of Utica released its Real Property Auction listings.

May. 5, 2016

A snack bar next door to Saratoga Race Course is on the market for more than $1 million.

May. 5, 2016

Cinco de Mayo commemorates the triumph of the Mexican army at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.

May. 5, 2016

Have a legal question? Now we have a way for you to ask it for free but just for Thursday night!

May. 5, 2016

Hundreds of electronic cigarette brands will have to seek federal permission to stay on the market under new rules that have the potential to upend a multi-billion dollar industry attempting to position itself as an alternative to traditional cigarettes.

May. 4, 2016

Since 1998, Central Adirondack Kiwanis has been placing 12 benches along Main Street in Old Forge and Thendara.