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Search underway to find nursing home for killer set to be paroled

Penfield, N.Y. — The search is underway to find a nursing home for convicted killer James Moore. Two months ago, Moore, 89, was granted parole for the 1962 murder and rape of 14-year-old Pamela Moss of Penfield. 13WHAM has learned Moore is bedridden in prison and is a recent...

Rising rents: Syracuse woman struggles as landlord proposes $1000 increase

Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse resident Shanah Williams is part of a growing number of people searching for other places to live that she can afford. Back in May, her landlord sent her a letter, saying he was raising rent by $1000 dollars in July. We asked Williams what she thought when she first read the letter. She said she was "basically thinking that I'm going to be homeless."

Meet the CNYSPCA Pet of the Week: Spanky

Submitted by Donna Newman for the Central New York SPCA. To quote the Grateful Dead, it’s been a “long, strange trip” for Spanky!. This little guy first came to the shelter as part of a hoarding case several years ago. He was adopted, but found himself back at the shelter when his family was no longer able to care for him. Spanky was well-loved but sheltered and somewhat indulged; for example, he was given hot dogs and leftovers, never dog food, and he was not used to being on a leash.

Gas-Friendly Getaways: A trip to Fair Haven

Summer travel season is back, but with gasoline prices reaching upwards of $5 for most regions around the Empire State, it's getting tougher to stick to budgets. While fuel may have gotten more expensive, there are plenty of nearby attractions to enjoy on just a tankful from the city of Syracuse.

The Erie Canal App: Travel Back in Time

Experience the treasures along the Erie Canal and discover 200 years of history interlocking with nature like you never have before. The legendary Erie Canal can be explored in the rural countryside canal towns and villages using the new “Treasures Along the Erie Canal” app. Bike, hike, boat,...

‘The Cove’ unveiled in Sylvan Beach

SYLVAN BEACH — At the grand opening of The Cove vacation rental destination, which is the latest tourism offering from Oneida Nation Enterprises, the idea of creating not only regional economic strength but also contributing to making Sylvan Beach and the surrounding area a place visitors want to return to was front and center.

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...

Sanctuary farm proposed on Woodchuck Hill Road

TOWN OF MANLIUS – Rescued farm animals may soon find a new home at a proposed farm sanctuary on Woodchuck Hill Road. Briarwood Farm Sanctuary would like to rent a barn and pastureland on land owned by the Central New York Land Trust at 7213 Woodchuck Hill Road. The barn previously housed horses but has been empty for the past three years.
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BriteVibes Beer and Music Festival Returns in Pompey

The BriteVibes Beer and Music Festival is back for its second consecutive summer. Last summer, the festival was held at Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown. This summer it will be held at Heritage Hill in Pompey, just outside Syracuse. The unique event features craft beer accompanied by live musical performances throughout...

Now Open: The Cove at Sylvan Beach

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – With the help of the Oneida Indian Nation, The Cove at Sylvan Beach held its grand opening on Tuesday, June 28th. This new lakeside vacation destination is designed for weeklong getaways on Oneida Lake, with each cottage featuring its very own pontoon boat. In fact, that’s even how today’s speakers arrived.

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.