Thursday, December 18, 2014

Local News

'Happy Birthday Jesus' sign gains support from area businesses and firehouses
UTICA, N.Y. (WTKV)--It's a story that began at a Utica firehouse, went national, and has now gone local. A sign outside the Shepherd Place firehouse in South Utica reads, "Happy birthday, Jesus. We love you."

Louis Brindisi to sign copies of best-selling book
The Tailor and the Cook named Top 100 Restaurant by Open Door
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - There's no doubt that the Genesee Street eatery, The Tailor and the Cook, has been popular since it opened back in 2012. Now it is being recognized on a national scale, honored as one of the Top 100 Restaurants in America by Open Table.

Utica man arrested in puppy abuse case
Amber Alert issued for Albany County boy
(WKTV) - An Amber Alert has been issued for a child who was abducted from a home in Albany County.

Junior Frontiers help guide inner city youth in Mohawk Valley
United Way, Herb Philipson's donate winter coats, boots
Utica man killed in Syracuse shooting
SYRACUSE - Police in Syracuse have released the name of the man who was fatally shot while walking on a city street earlier this week.

Police arrest Utica man for drug possession
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - A Utica man faces a felony charge for drug possession.

Magazine ranks SUNY Oneonta among "100 Best Values in Public Colleges"
ONEONTA, N.Y. (WKTV) - SUNY Oneonta has been ranked among the colleges of "best value."