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Hanna celebrates Read Across America Day at New York Mills school

U.S. Representative Richard Hanna read this morning to children at New York Mills Jr. – Sr. High School in the High School Library.

Smarty Pants Spelling and Trivia Bee

ROME, NY - Rome Clean and Green hosted its first Smarty Pants Spelling and Trivia Bee, which was also a fundraiser.

Snommegang Beer Festival 2015

ONEONTA, NY - Oneonta's Main Street played host to the Annual Snommegang Invitational Beer Festival this afternoon.

Union Station in Utica named one of America's 11 most beautiful

UTICA, NY - Big kudos for the City of Utica's Union Station from the popular website,

Utica Garage Fire

UTICA, NY - A fire at 21 Irving Place in Utica broke out just before 7p.m.

NY legislators approve delay in electronic prescriptions

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York legislators have voted to postpone until next year the deadline for doctors to issue only electronic drug prescriptions, saying many still lack the required federal approval to do that for painkillers and other addictive drugs on the government list of controlled substances.

ALERT: National Grid Phone Scam

NEW HARTFORD, NY - New Hartford Police say they've recently received several complaints from local businesses regarding an ongoing scam attempt being conducted by someone pretending to be a National Grid representative.

Ice Rescue Drill gives first responders life saving training they may need in the coming weeks

Herkimer, N.Y. - The Mohawk Valley Ambulance Corps or MOVAC, based in Mohawk, along with the Mohawk Fire Dept. held an Ice Rescue Drill Saturday on the Barge Canal in Herkimer and it was very well attended.

Family, friends and community honor Officer Joseph Corr, 9 years later

New Hartford Police Officer Joseph Corr was shot and killed in the line of duty while responding to a jewelry store robbery in 2006. The community came together to on Friday, the ninth anniversary of his death to remember the fallen officer.

Feeling the winter blues? You're not alone!

Utica, N.Y. - As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Utica, Linda Troutman-Zelows says she has seen more cases of Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD, this winter than she has seen in any winter she can remember.

Charity Bibs for Boilermaker 2015

UTICA, NY - As funding for local and county programs decreases, non-profits often look to raise money through other venues. And Charity Bib, part of Boilermaker, is one of the biggest fund raising opportunities of the year.

UPDATE: Statement from Notre Dame girls varsity basketball coach

UTICA, NY -- After coaching the Notre Dame Lady Jugglers to a Class B state title last season, Mike Plonisch was let go by the school over the weekend.

Syracuse man accused of killing Oneida teen in DWI last month indicted

The Syracuse man accused of killing an Oneida teen in a DWI crash near Destiny USA last month was indicted on multiple charges.

Save-a-lot opens in Rome to large crowds

The new Save-a-lot in Rome opened to a line at the door yesterday morning.

Crew from the "Irrefutable Proof" movie who shot in Utica praise the city

The crew that shot a movie here in Utica is touting the city as very accommodating.

Sitrin to open unit for Huntington's Disease and ALS

Sitrin Health Care Center will renovate and open a wing dedicated to Huntington’s Disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as ALS.

Utica Comets donate more Than $15,500 to Mohawk Valley Health System’s Breast Care Center

On Friday, February 20, 2015, the Utica Comets presented a check for more than $15,500 to Mohawk Valley Health System’s Breast Care Center.

A Moe's Southwest Grill opens in Oneonta following fun pre-opening events

A Moe's Southwest Grill opened in Oneonta today, Feb. 27, 2015, at 5001 Route 23.

Parenting social media: Part 2

Social Media has become a part of daily living for all ages, but what are kids viewing, and how do you as a parent or guardian protect your children from improper behavior online? If you’re kids are sending or receiving inappropriate pictures, they could be committing a felony.

New details on the Utica man arrested on terrorist charges

New details on the Bosnian man from Utica was arrested on terrorism-related charges.

Thomas the Tank Engine coming to Union Station in Utica

The Adirondack Scenic Railway Preservation Society is bringing a big name to Union Station in Utica. Thomas the Tank Engine is coming to town.