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The Most Unique Hotel Experiences in New York State

Who wants to stay in a traditional hotel room these days? It's boring! Carpet that hasn't been changed since 1982, bed sheets as comfortable as construction paper, yellowing curtains that smell like cigarettes... forget it!. You can find some really incredible gems to stay in across New York state. While...
NEW YORK CITY, NY

Bills QB Josh Allen Launches Third Breakfast Cereal, JOSH’s JAQS

Fans of Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen are munching on his third edition of collectable breakfast cereal, called JOSH'S JAQS, now available in stores. The latest version of the red and blue sugar coated breakfast loops cereal started hitting shelves this past weekend, despite the fact that the cereal's official release for this season was Monday, according to PLB Sports and Entertainment. The cereal sold-out in grocery stores last July and has been absent until now.
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This Fun, Upstate New York Hotel Was Rated One of The Best in The US

Whenever you take a trip anywhere that requires accommodations, you always look for a place that peaks your interest. Maybe they have really great amenities like continental breakfast or a pool, maybe a determining factor is how comfortable the beds are, maybe you like the interior decor or, maybe it's simply just in a really great location.
ROXBURY, NY

Have You Seen the Wagon Queen Family Truckster in Upstate New York?

"You didn't order the Metallic Pea?" It's one of the most iconic movie cars of all time: the hideous green station wagon from 1983's National Lampoon's Vacation, AKA the Wagon Queen Family Truckster. It's the car Clark Griswold reluctantly buys to take his family on the summer road trip of a lifetime, to Walley World. (It was either that, or wait six weeks for the Antarctic Blue Super Sports Wagon with CB and optional Rally Fun Pack.)
CARS

Have You Seen David Talerico, Missing Man from Boonville?

Authorities are asking for help from the public finding a missing man from Boonville. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office says 48-year-old David A. Talerico was last seen at approximately 6:00pm on August 15, 2022. At that time Talerico was seen walking at Saint Joseph’s Cemetery. There is no word on what clothing he was wearing.
BOONVILLE, NY

New Law Creates More Toy Gun Restrictions in New York

More changes coming in New York for toy guns. They can no longer be made in black or several other colors to avoid mistaking them for the real thing. Governor Kathy Hochul signed legislation to strengthen restrictions on imitation weapons, which can be used to commit crimes. The new law makes imitation weapons easily identifiable, preventing them from being used to commit crimes and allowing law enforcement to identify a device as fake when assessing threats.
NEW YORK CITY, NY

Eat More! Try 1 for $2 at New York State Fair

With over 100 vendors, there's lots of food and drinks to taste at the New York State Fair this year. And you can try even more with the 1 for $2 deal. We want to encourage fairgoers to try more of the great food and beverages available at the Fair. That’s why we have come up with an exciting new promotional effort, Try 1 for $2.
SYRACUSE, NY

BINGO: Wine and Game For A Good Cause in Utica, New York

Not gonna lie, one of my favorite past times is playing bingo. There's nothing quite like the excitement sitting, awaiting the numbers on your card to be called. I own a variety of bingo dabbers (in fact, also own glow in the dark ones because glow in the dark bingo is so fun.)
UTICA, NY

Binghamton Woman Killed in Motorcycle Crash in Afton, NY

A motorcycle crash claims the life of a Broome County woman. The New York State Police says troopers were called to State Route 7 in Afton, New York at approximately 5:44pm on Sunday, August 14, 2022 after receiving a call from Chenango County 911 about a two-vehicle crash. According to...
AFTON, NY

The Prices, Drugs & Mayhem of Woodstock ’69 & ’99: A Comparison in Photos

Woodstock '69 and Woodstock '99 were the same in name only; in reality, they couldn't have been more different. The original Woodstock is currently celebrating its 53rd anniversary, while the new Netflix documentary Trainwreck: Woodstock '99 was recently made available for streaming. This made me want to do a little comparison of the two.
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Important Dates to Remember As Summer Quickly Winds Down in CNY

Summer is certainly not over yet, but the final days of Upstate New York's "unofficial summer" (Memorial Day through Labor Day) are winding down as August approaches September. If you're trying to cram as much as possible into the final few weeks before school is back in session, there are some key events and important dates that signify the end of the summer season.
NFL

Frozen Pizzas Being Recalled In New York State Due To Metal Pieces

Another day, another food recall. An Illinois-based company is recalling more than 13,000 pounds of frozen pizza due to metal contaminants, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. Home Run Inn Frozen Foods, located in Woodridge is recalling frozen meat pizzas that were produced on June 6, 2022.
ILLINOIS STATE

Test Your Golfing Skills Out At This Upstate New York Mini Golf Tournament

Do you consider yourself a good golfer? How is your putt game? Put it to the test at this first ever mini golf tournament coming to Marcy New York. The Inaugural Mini Golf Tournament at Palm Springs Mini Golf is taking place on Sunday September 18th starting at 9AM in Marcy. You'll be able to enjoy lunch by Kookie's Q and Creamery, along with a live comedian commentary throughout the entire tournament.
MARCY, NY