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.

Looking out for signs of Dating Abuse

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - With February being National Teen Dating Violence Awareness month, local advocacy groups across the nation are focusing on spreading awareness on dating abuse. The YWCA of the Mohawk Valley's Community Education Program speaks to schools and companies throughout the year about the warning signs to being in an unhealthy relationship.