NYS Education Commissioner visits upstate school district

VERONA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Common Core, high stakes testing, these are the words at the center of a lot of controversy in the state of New York.

Raising autism awareness: A local organization to hold its biggest fundraiser of the year

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - As Autism Awareness month comes to a close, Upstate Cerebral Palsy is hoping to bring to light autism awareness once more.

Moe's holds grand "pre-opening" at new Rome location

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Moe's Southwest Grill held a pre-opening event at its new location in Rome, Wednesday.

149 employees set to lose jobs, ACS closing

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The New York State Department of Labor announced Tuesday that the Xerox owned student loan processing plant, ACS will close August 1st. The company on Bleecker Street in Utica will begin laying off the 149 employees July 19th.