Utica Zoo offers Black Friday deals all weekend

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV)--The Utica Zoo is getting in on the Black Friday action

Black Friday brings big crowd and tradition

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y (WKTV)--Retail junkies were out in full force on Black Friday making their way through the crowds with the hopes of snatching up the best deals.

Shop Local Fridays on NewsChannel 2 at Daybreak and Sunrise

Each Friday between now and 2015, we will feature local artisans on NewsChannel 2 at Daybreak and Sunrise to show off what the local community has to offer in terms of holiday shopping.

Lower literacy levels and the impact on the economy

Educational levels in Herkimer and Oneida Counties are lower than the averages in New York State and the country and research shows that literacy rates have a direct correlation with the state of the economy.