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Gary Liberatore

Gary Liberatore anchors NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and files reports during the week.

Title: Anchor & Reporter

Gary Liberatore anchors NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and files reports during the week.

Gary grew up in Utica, attending Proctor High School, and then Utica College. After graduating, he spent a number of years as a computer programmer/analyst in San Diego, California.

Desiring a more people oriented profession, Gary decided to enroll in the Masters in Broadcast Journalism program at Syracuse University.

After that graduation, Gary began his career in TV. After spending several years in Rochester, and the last six years in Cleveland, Ohio, he decided to return home for family reasons.

Outside of work, Gary still enjoys numerous sports including tennis and basketball.

Recent Posts by Gary Liberatore

One extra hour means a lot for bar and restaurant owners in New York State

The change from an 11:00 p.m. curfew to a midnight curfew for bars and restaurants may only be one extra hour, but it's a big extra hour.

TRAFFIC ALERT : Be prepared for 5-8-12 interchange ramp closures Monday morning

Life is about to change for motorists who use the 5-8-12 interchange at the Utica/New Hartford line.

Utica Youth Common Council members working hard to improve the city they call home

Utica Youth Common Council members head out to help clean up Utica.

Remington retirees receive alarming letter

A letter for the former Remington Arms to Remington retirees had some of them thinking they might be losing their pension.

Local woman making a difference on World Down Syndrome Day and every day of the year for that matter

Local woman with Down Syndrome continues to inspire others. She shares her latest inspiration with News Channel 2 on World Down Syndrome Day.

As the vaccination rate goes up, people's moods are becoming more positive

People who are receiving their COVID-19 vaccination after waiting so long to get it say they can see a difference in people's moods as more and more people get the vaccine.

Restaurants happy to be open for St. Patrick's Day this year

After not being open for St. Patrick's Day in 2020, welcoming patrons in on this St. Patrick's Day in 2021 is a welcome site for area bars and restaurants.

Boston Marathon cap set at 20,000, but what about the Boilermaker?

Boilermaker Race Director Jim Stasaitis weighs in on the runner cap decision for this year's race in October.

Picente : A look back at the past year, and a look ahead

Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente spoke with News Channel 2 on Sunday about this past year and where things stand right now.

People near and far travel to New Hartford to specifically get the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

The first opportunity for area residents to have a choice on which COVID vaccine they would like to get came on Saturday at the MVHS Johnson & Johnson vaccination pod in New Hartford.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 1973308

Reported Deaths: 51350
CountyCasesDeaths
Kings2611819909
Queens2604189526
Suffolk1913793303
Nassau1753923102
Bronx1731096365
New York1303844306
Westchester1245352236
Erie805561689
Richmond698671740
Monroe599441033
Orange45583782
Rockland45345941
Onondaga35576660
Dutchess27616433
Albany23409343
Oneida21291497
Niagara17888332
Broome17175348
Saratoga14222160
Ulster12835241
Schenectady12289192
Rensselaer10526136
Putnam1007991
Chautauqua8256132
Chemung7068133
Oswego690990
Ontario676591
Steuben6212141
St. Lawrence613794
Sullivan603268
Cayuga581090
Jefferson540863
Wayne515467
Cattaraugus506880
Genesee5014121
Herkimer4883107
Clinton447232
Madison425785
Tompkins401949
Fulton399786
Livingston394358
Montgomery3842114
Columbia380399
Cortland351560
Warren333756
Tioga333358
Wyoming321751
Allegany314183
Otsego313646
Greene308174
Chenango303173
Washington281355
Orleans271683
Lewis242333
Franklin237512
Delaware211936
Seneca185356
Schoharie152015
Essex148926
Yates109826
Schuyler97913
Hamilton3002
Unassigned184111
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