BREAKING NEWS Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday at her home in Washington, the court says. She was 87. Full Story
SEVERE WX : Frost Advisory - Freeze Warning View Alerts

Varick Street Takes on the Irish

The festivities didn’t stop after the 2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Family, friends, and others joined together and hit the bar scene on Varick Street.

Posted: Mar 17, 2018 6:13 PM

UTICA- The festivities didn’t stop after the 2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Family, friends, and others joined together and hit the bar scene on Varick Street.

“I think that it is a time to come together and just see everyone’s style and have a good time,” said Paul Straney, who was enjoying post-parade festivities. “Every year we come here and just see everyone having a good time.

This year Varick Street was lined with Utica Police officers, SWAT officers, and being observed by officers in a watchtower.

“So far so good,” said Lt. Sean Dougherty of the Utica Police Department. “We will see what happens afterward but so far everyone has been good.”

Lines to get into bars were found to be longer than usual. For the Celtic Harp, those waiting to get in said the wait was worth it.

“I’ve been waiting in line for about 15 minutes,” said Colby Crowssett, of New York Mills. “It’s worth the wait; it’s the biggest spot on Varick.”

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 447262

Reported Deaths: 33070
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Queens713927238
Kings665867312
Bronx524224939
Nassau459892199
Suffolk459152008
Westchester376721452
New York328923177
Richmond156661084
Rockland14698675
Orange11734498
Erie10833689
Monroe5839289
Dutchess5042153
Onondaga4158205
Albany2969134
Oneida2363123
Ulster223195
Niagara1703101
Putnam156763
Sullivan156548
Broome143769
Schenectady137248
Saratoga97617
Rensselaer89242
Columbia57937
Chautauqua5339
Madison48017
Ontario45235
Oswego4123
Tompkins3880
Warren35233
Steuben33942
Fulton33124
Orleans32254
Otsego3225
Greene31918
Herkimer31610
St. Lawrence3134
Genesee3095
Wayne3055
Chemung2943
Washington28714
Cattaraugus2486
Chenango2457
Tioga22125
Montgomery2194
Livingston1998
Cayuga1942
Jefferson1590
Clinton1545
Essex1540
Cortland1410
Wyoming1305
Delaware1294
Seneca1043
Allegany941
Schoharie830
Franklin630
Yates627
Lewis500
Schuyler330
Hamilton140
Unassigned017
Utica
Clear
38° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 38°
Oneonta
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 32°
Herkimer
Clear
38° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 38°
Thendara
Clear
38° wxIcon
Hi: 56° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 38°
WKTV Radar
WKTV Temperatures
WKTV Severe Weather
Click here to learn more about A Healthier Mohawk Valley
Saluting Those Who Are Proud 2 Serve
WKTV Golf Card - Under 150 left