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Rome PD charge man with multiple counts of rape

ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – The New York State Police in Oneida County has reported that a Rome man has been given multiple rape charges for allegedly having sexual contact with a girl under the age of 17 for several months. After a three-month multi-agency investigation that started back in March, 44-year-old Michael E. Fox […]
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Utica woman runs over pedestrians with child in the back seat

UTICA, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – The Utica Police Department reported that a woman is facing multiple felony charges after allegedly running over multiple people with her car and then fighting a pedestrian, all while a three-year-old child was in the back seat of the vehicle. According to police, around 8:30...
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Shots Fired at North Utica Fast Food Chain, One Injured

Utica Police are investigating a shots fired incident that occurred at one of the fast food chains along Genesee Street in North Utica. Shortly after 1:30 this afternoon, authorities received a shots fired call near Wurz Avenue and Genesee Street. Utica Police also say one of their investigators was nearby and heard what he also believed to be shots fired. The investigators saw a vehicle leaving the parking lot and followed it until additional units could assist, according to UPD.

The Wait Is Over: Utica Bread’s New Bakery is Now Open

The moment you've been waiting for has finally arrived: Utica Bread's new location is now open for customers. You might remember how it got started. Utica Bread originally opened on lower Genesee Street in Utica, close to Tailor and the Cook. They closed that shop and moved operations to the Hemstrought's on Oswego Street, and then opened a second shop at the other end of Genesee Street in New Hartford.

Local Restaurant Among the World’s Best for Wine Enthusiasts

Utica's The Tailor and the Cook restaurant is the area's only Central New York eatery to make the Wine Spectator list of the world's best restaurants for wines. The Tailor and the Cook won the Award of Excellence which "recognizes restaurants whose wine lists feature a well-chosen assortment of quality producers along with a thematic match to the menu in both price and style," according to the magazine. The restaurant will be featured in the magazine's 2022 Dining Guide "which points to places where wine drinkers are warmly welcomed.”

Top Shops To Buy Meats For Grilling In Upstate New York

Where can you buy meat locally in the Utica, Rome, and Syracuse area to help support local business?. According to a recent Forbes magazine article, 75% of U.S. adults own a grill or smoker. That means plenty of people will put it to some good use this during the warmer weather. You have to remember to be safe, and also make sure you grill delicious food too.

Peek Inside New $35 Million Resort on Oneida Lake That Comes With Your Own Pontoon

Take your first look inside The Cove, a new $35 million vacation rental destination on Oneida Lake with cottages that come with your own personal pontoon boat. The Cove at Sylvan Beach is finally open after being in the works for the past two years. The resort features 70 modern two- and three-bedroom cottages with full eat-in kitchens, gas grills, fire pits, and a number of other amenities including a pontoon boat so guests can enjoy fishing, water sports, and cruising on Oneida Lake.

Store reflects city’s many cultures

UTICA — Muju International Groceries is stocked with items that can’t be found at just any grocery store. Located on Champlin Avenue in Utica, right on the border between Utica and Yorkville, the store provides ingredients and foods from other countries and cultures, ranging from Caribbean, Latino, Middle Eastern and Asian.

Office for the Aging announces distribution of farmers market coupons

Oneida County Office for the Aging and Continuing Care will begin distributing coupon booklets to local seniors to be redeemed at community farmers markets. All participants must be age 60 or older and have proof of age if needed. Income eligibility requirements. Participant must not have received coupons from another...