Man in the Mirror: One man's journey from homeless to hopeful

Utica, N.Y. (WKTV) - Angel Rodriguez had it all. A good job; he was a weather man for WFMZ, a Spanish TV station in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He had owned his own home and had plenty of friends. But he lost it all more than a decade ago to drugs and what he calls bad choices.

Can municipalities prepare for a 'Once in a Lifetime' snowstorm?

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--The amount of snowfall this week in and around Buffalo has really opened people's eyes as far as thinking about the question, "What if that were to happen here?"'

Hanna, law enforcement push for stronger background checks

(WKTV) - U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna joined local lawmakers and law enforcement pushing for stronger background checks for those involved in childcare.

Gillibrand: Sequestration would be devastating to NYS

Sequestration is the result of the Budget Control Act of 2011, because there was not a plan, at the time, to reduce the national deficit. So now, in the remaining seven months of this fiscal year, the government must come up with $85 billion in cuts. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was in town on Friday, weighing-in on the issue.