Heartland Media, LLC and MSouth Equity Partners announced June 13 that they have entered into an agreement to purchase five stations from Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. and Media General, Inc. for $115,000,000 in cash following the acquisition of Media General by Nexstar.
As forklifts whisk pallets of water to waiting trucks and empty bottles fly overhead, it’s hard to tell that just seven months ago, Nirvana Pure Natural Spring Water was facing liquidation in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
The 25th annual Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals Telethon aired Wednesday, June 1, 2016, on WKTV NewsChannel 2. The Telethon raised $502,262, which will be used to support programs, services and equipment that benefit Maternal Child Services at FSLH.
Legislation authored by Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) passed allowing a private, nonprofit group to continue their partnership with Hyde Hall Historic Site, ensuring the site is maintained and open to the public.
The long-awaited West Utica Public Market (WUPM) will be opening for the season on Tuesday June 7th. The market, which will take place on Tuesdays from 3:30-6:30 PM, behind the Boilermaker offices on Court Street will feature a variety of products from local farmers.
Oneida Healthcare and Bassett Healthcare Network announced a partnership agreement aimed at enhancing the delivery of health care services in the Oneida region, with a strong emphasis on population health management and expanded access to primary care.
The Utica Center for Development/CNY Veteran’s Outreach Center has been awarded $3.1 million from the State’s Homeless Housing and Assistance Program (HHAP) to build 17 units of temporary housing for Veterans and their families.
Members of the music organization, New York is music a local recording studio in Utica Thursday morning. They were calling for state legislators and the governor to pass a music production tax credit that would effectively support the creation of good jobs in the music production and recording industry, and that supporters say to be good for business in the long run.
The first of two public hearings on the "sparkling devices" law was held inside the Oneida County Office Building on Tuesday. Earlier this month, Oneida County Legislators voted to pass a law allowing the sale of the sparklers in the county. Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente says he plans to veto the measure. He has 30 days from May 11th to act.
A union says nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement. It includes 1,300 new call center jobs, nearly 11 percent in raises over four years and the first contract for Verizon wireless store workers.