Blaze leaves three in New Hartford homeless

New Hartford, N.Y. (WKTV) - Tenants of a two-story apartment building in New Hartford are without a home tonight after a fire broke out on Clinton Street.

Happy Birthday Jesus in the spotlight again

Utica, N.Y. (WKTV) - The sign reading Happy Birthday Jesus just outside Fire Station Four in South Utica, which caused controversy and gained national attention, is now getting some more local religious attention.

SimplicityCNY offers home-made natural skin products

Each Friday in December, NewsChannel 2 is featuring local artisans to showcase what Central New York has to offer. Debbie Mizgala and Bonnie Adroved, create skin products and topical solutions and serums made with natural products.

Verona woman will serve time for dog abuse

VERONA, N.Y.(WKTV) - A Verona woman pleaded guilty to two counts of animal cruelty Tuesday for mistreating two of her dogs, one of them named Sapphire was left with wounds from a collar tied too tight. Bridget LaClaire, 48 of Verona will serve 10 weekends in jail along with paying an over $3,000 fine to cover the extensive veterinarian fees after the dog was rescued back in August.