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MS Walk Mohawk Valley at Masonic Care in Utica

Hundreds turned out for the MS Walk Mohawk Valley at the Masonic Care Community Home in Utica.

Comets fans take advantage of Tony's AUDelicious to watch game 4

Thousands of people watched the Utica Comets from inside the Utica Memorial Auditorium, but there were many fans who weren't able to secure tickets to the game on Friday night.

One person shot in East Utica shooting

UTICA, NY - Utica Police confirm one person was shot on the city's east side.

New era for Erie Canal Village

Albert Pallas is the surviving member of the Tourist Attraction Committee, which originally brought all the buildings and attractions to Rome's Erie Canal Village. It's pained Pallas to see the village deteriorate over the years. Packetboats, filled with water and rotting...buildings that once welcomed visitors to take a glimpse into the past, now dangerously run down and roped off.

Amber Alert for Cortland County boy cancelled

An Amber Alert has been cancelled for a 4-year-old Cortland boy.

Holi Festival of Colors celebrated at Utica College

Utica College students and faculty celebrated a beloved Hindu tradition today, the Holi Festival of Colors. Colored powder was thrown into the air on the UC quad while students sprayed water into the crowd.

Electrify your Band takes over Whitesboro's Music Department

Mark Wood, an award-winning composer and international record artist, is spending time at Whitesboro High school getting the students ready for a big memorial concert happening Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

Saranac Thursdays schedule announced

The 17th annual Saranac Thursdays season will kick off on Thursday, May 21 and run through Thursday, September 3.

SUNY Poly online graduate program ranked third in nation

SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s graduate program ranked third in nation, according to a list by Nonprofit College’s Online “Best Online Master’s in Accounting: Students Before Profits Award 2015” ranking. SUNY Poly ranked above Northeastern, University of Connecticut, Texas A&M and St. John’s University.

Kids Oneida kicks off a month of mental health initiatives

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Local officials joined Kids Oneida to kick off a month of mental health initiatives outside Utica’s historic Old Main building.

Morrisville State launches new team: Wood sports

Students new to college often take up sporting activities with their fellow classmates.

ALERT: Hazardous conditions on Route 5s at the Dyke Road exit in eastbound lane

Route 5s at the Dyke Road exit in the eastbound lane in the Town of Frankfort is potentially hazardous.

Reward offered for arrest in shooting of bald eagle

A young bald eagle is recovering after having surgery on its wing, and a $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person who shot it.

Time will tell: Unveiling the Apple Watch

You know it’s coming. You’ve seen the ads. It’s the Apple Watch. But to call it just a watch is a huge mistake.

Boonville man faces drug, assault charges following alleged domestic dispute

A Boonville man faces a felony charge following an alleged domestic dispute.

Misson of Honor - Part Two

World War II veterans are dying at an alarming rate. Last year the Department of Veterans Affairs estimated that 413 American World War II vets died every day. There is an urgency by Honor Flight Syracuse to transport those Central New York vets to D.C. so they can visit memorials dedicated to honoring their sacrifices.

Local students show off their talents

NEW HARTFORD, NY - Students at BOCES in New Hartford took some time away from the classrooms Thursday and instead showed off their talents.

'Warriors Supporting Warriors' event in Whitesboro honors and supports military members

Lacrosse games at Whitesboro Middle School had special meaning for many fans Thursday night, during the 2nd Annual "Warriors Supporting Warriors Military Appreciation" event.

House in Eagle Bay total loss following fire

EAGLE BAY, NY - A home in the North Country is a total loss following a massive fire.

Nepalese students at Hamilton College help relief efforts back home

Fifty five seconds on the other side of the world shook the lives of Nepalese college students in Clinton, New York.

Mission of Honor - Part One

Honor Flight Syracuse is part of an organization Honor Flight Network. It was formed to transport veterans, at no cost to them, to Washington D.C. to visit memorials to honor their sacrifices.