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Jul. 29, 2016

Utica, N.Y. - For the past few weeks, a local woman has been organizing a Black Lives Matter rally planned to take place at Oneida Square in Utica at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday through Facebook, but she starting posting this week that the event is canceled. However Utica Police aren't sure whether it really is canceled or not.

Jul. 29, 2016

Syracuse Black Lives Matter protesters are planning a rally following the arrest of a well-known anti-gun activist.

Jul. 29, 2016

Larry Briggs, with the Mohawk Homestead, is raising money with a golf tournament at the Hidden Valley Golf Club on August 19th.

Jul. 29, 2016

Senator Joe Griffo is happy to deliver $200,000 for Quality of Life projects in his hometown of Rome.

Jul. 29, 2016

The Word of Life church has filed a civil suit against the Town of New Hartford, for putting the church, which they say should still be tax exempt, back on the tax rolls.

Jul. 29, 2016

A man who killed a woman in a car crash 16 years ago and has since had at least two drunk driving arrests is back in the Oneida County Jail, for violating his probation from a prior DWI arrest.

Jul. 29, 2016

Trust has been shattered among the staff at an Onondaga County SPCA, where finance dealings have turned suspicious.

Jul. 29, 2016

A BBQ Festival is coming to Old Forge, where food, beer and music combine to create a perfect relaxing day.

Jul. 29, 2016

She is just five years old, but a little girl from Sauquoit is making a huge difference in people's lives - thanks in part to some lemons!

Jul. 29, 2016

A Black Lives Matter protest set to happen on Saturday in Oneida Square in Utica has been cancelled.

Jul. 29, 2016

The man who assassinated President William McKinley in Buffalo in 1901 was likely buried in a long-forgotten executed inmates cemetery located where human bones were recently discovered.

Jul. 29, 2016

The New York State Department of Transportation released the Mohawk Valley roadwork report for the week beginning August 1.

Jul. 29, 2016

Beth Irons, from the Oneida County Public Market, shared what’s fresh at the market this week, and her latest recipe.

Jul. 29, 2016

At the Oneida County Public Market, you'll find everything from local artisan work to fresh produce, to locally grown meats and cheeses, to local wines to coffee.

Jul. 29, 2016

Professor Luke Perry wraps up the Democratic National Convention.

Jul. 28, 2016

The Ilion Pop Warner football program had two of its donation jars stolen and the police are currently investigating the incident.

Jul. 28, 2016

Dozens turned out as the Fulton Chain Gang rocked the Floyd Town Park Thursday night.

Jul. 28, 2016

A city-owned property is filled with overgrown grass, garbage and graffiti, and neighbors say it has become a criminal hot spot.

Jul. 28, 2016

The New York State Board for Historic Preservation has recommended the addition of 27 properties, resources and districts to the State and National Registers of Historic Places, including one in Lowville.

Jul. 28, 2016

Governor Andrew Cuomo has appointed Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri to the Law Enforcement Agency Accreditation Council.

Jul. 28, 2016

Catherine Marhenke, the Coordinator of Community Engagement, at UCP, announced the Color Vibe 5K run at Proctor Park.

Jul. 28, 2016

David Kobernes and Don Schlueter, Rome Rotarians, stopped by to share details of the Rotary-founded Canal Fest.

Jul. 28, 2016

The man accused of killing a horse, burning down his father's house, and posing as an FBI agent is found competent to stand trial.

Jul. 28, 2016

A judge heard arguments on the wrongful death lawsuit brought against Remington Arms - the maker of the rifle that was used in the Sandy Hook massacre.

Jul. 28, 2016

State police have identified the driver in a hit and run accident that happened last Wednesday on Trenton Road at Miller Road in Marcy.

Jul. 28, 2016

State conservation officers have seized more than 1,100 pounds of undersized lobsters from two Price Chopper supermarkets and the company's distribution center.

Jul. 28, 2016

It may be summer vacation, but dozens of local students are still in the classroom learning about STEM.

Jul. 28, 2016

Yet another deadline for the Syracuse-area developer of Utica’s Irish Cultural Center to produce official proof of funding in the bank.

Jul. 28, 2016

In Rome, dozens of residents are taking part in a walking tour of Italian heritage along East Dominick Street in the city of Rome.

Jul. 28, 2016

A Syracuse developer has bought two decaying downtown Utica buildings.

Jul. 28, 2016

Dr. Aymee Belen, from Belen Dental, is extending an invitation to Dentistry from the Heart.

Jul. 28, 2016

A representative of Ilion Pop Warner says one of their donation jars has been stolen.

Jul. 28, 2016

Jul. 28, 2016

Verona Beach - along Oneida Lake - is closed to swimmers for a fourth consecutive day.

Jul. 28, 2016

An accident overnight on Davidson Road in the Town of Lee sends two people to the hospital.

Jul. 28, 2016

Utica Police are seeking the public’s help identifying a man and woman wanted in a local wedding theft.

Jul. 28, 2016

Our convention correspondent continues to offer his perspective on Day 3 and what lies ahead.

Jul. 28, 2016

Announcement for the Believe 271 5K Run & Walk.

Jul. 27, 2016

The community gathered to support local baseball players at Murnane Field for the American Legion playoffs.

Jul. 27, 2016

The stairway in front of the Utica Public Library is in need of repair, with several steps cracked and crumbling.

Jul. 27, 2016

Michelle Hutchings' Clinton bedroom is exactly the way she left it when she disappeared into a car on Bleecker Street in Utica on July 30, 2006; a stack of Christmas ornaments sits on a desk across from bed. Her mother, Judy Seelman, bought her one every year. She hasn't stopped.

Jul. 27, 2016

Michele Heintz, from the Utica Zoo, and Matt Powers, from LiFT, shared information on their upcoming collaboration.

Jul. 27, 2016

A new burger joint is heading to New Hartford.

Jul. 27, 2016

Rome Mayor Jackie Izzo, stopped by to talk about this year’s Honor America Days.

Jul. 27, 2016

A South Carolina man is facing charges tonight after allegedly committing what police are calling a bias crime.

Jul. 27, 2016

Residents of a mobile home community in German Flatts will finally have their voices heard.

Jul. 27, 2016

The deadline has passed for the developer of Utica’s Irish Cultural Center to show the city tangible, formal proof of financing.

Jul. 27, 2016

We celebrate 5 years, 10 years, 20 years, 50 years, but imagine reuniting with your high school class 70 years later!

Jul. 27, 2016

It's Miracle Makeover Wednesday! The folks at Jay-K Lumber want to see the Children's Miracle Network raffle tickets sold, so they are offering another bonus prize!

Jul. 27, 2016

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi answered questions from the DNC in Philadelphia.

Jul. 27, 2016

An inmate patient at Central New York Psychiatric Center attempted to escape the facility on July 26.

Jul. 27, 2016

Are you looking for something to do before the summer fades away? Or is your family stuck in a rut of doing the same thing every year? Check out this list below, which features much of what central New York has to offer.

Jul. 27, 2016

With 20 out of 21 votes cast in his direction, Martin Babinec has been declared the official winner of the Reform Party primary for the 22nd Congressional district seat.

Jul. 27, 2016

Authorities say hundreds of thousands of gallons of sewage has spilled into the Mohawk River from a city's wastewater treatment system for the second time this month.

Jul. 27, 2016

State police are asking for your help after a hit and run in Marcy.

Jul. 27, 2016

At least two people report finding flyers on their cars in Syracuse with messages claiming to be associated with the Ku Klux Klan.

Jul. 27, 2016

What to expect from President Obama's keynote speech? Luke Perry previews Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention.

Jul. 27, 2016

Announcement for the Honor America Days Parade 5K.

Jul. 26, 2016

The 128th annual Boonville-Oneida County Fair kicked off Tuesday.

Jul. 26, 2016

Yorkville Police Chief Gregg DeLuca will retire from the department this week, after serving in several different local departments for the last 45 years.

Jul. 26, 2016

Oneida County District Attorney Scott D. McNamara announced that after a lengthy and comprehensive investigation by his office with the assistance of the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, Oneida County Child Protective Services, Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office and Rome Police Department, his office will not seek charges against Mark Fanfarillo regarding the death of his infant son, Michael Fanfarillo.

Jul. 26, 2016

Marina Kistner, from the Oneida County Health Department Clinic, stopped by to talk about National Immunization Awareness Month in August.

Jul. 26, 2016

The Utica Police Department is currently investigating two separate incidents where someone has been stealing wedding cards.

Jul. 26, 2016

A Chittenango man is facing charges accused of raping a 17-year-old at his house on July 24th.

Jul. 26, 2016

Melody Kalk, from the Oneida County Volunteer Firemen's Association, announced their latest fundraiser: a Lobster Sale!

Jul. 26, 2016

On Monday, July 25, 2016 through Wednesday, July 27, 2016 from the hours of 7:00AM until 3:00PM Lafayette Street between State Street and Varick Street will be closed to traffic due to bridge construction operation on the Route 5,8 &12 north/south arterial.

Jul. 26, 2016

The Little Falls Junior Police Academy is happening this week.

Jul. 26, 2016

Utica isn't exactly Hollywood, but it felt a little like it for a while; right at the corner of Bleecker and Nichols Streets Tuesday afternoon, a movie was being filmed.

Jul. 26, 2016

Today is a great day to be a kid. Not only is it opening day of the 128th Boonville Oneida County Fair, but it's also Children's Day, and you can enjoy all the fair has to offer with a few extras like wristband ride specials.

Jul. 26, 2016

A Rome man is sentenced in the March burglary of Nicole’s Restaurant in Camden.

Jul. 26, 2016

The Ilion Little Theatre will hold auditions for Barefoot in the Park - Saturday, July 30 at 1:30 p.m. and Monday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the theatre.

Jul. 26, 2016

Dave Zumpano from the Estate Planning Law Center discusses estate planning and offers guidance.

Jul. 26, 2016

As part of the Landmark Utica Series, locals got a chance for a tour of the oldest public building in Oneida County: the New Hartford Presbyterian Church on Genesee Street.

Jul. 26, 2016

Mohawk Valley Center for the Arts will host a recital concert, “Love Song Conversations,” by world-famous soprano, Erin Morley, and Vlad Iftinca, accompanist/conductor.

Jul. 26, 2016

Looking for something for your kids to do this summer? Check out the Glimmerglass Cubs program at Glimmerglass State Park.