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2-Story 7000 SF Loft Right Near Downtown Utica, NY
If you’re looking for a unique getaway in upstate New York, this might be the one! With a mix of old and new, odd and elegant…this is sure to make an interesting stay. Within the 7000 sq ft, you’ll find a bedroom, bathroom, 2 living areas, 2 kitchens, and a laundry room. I love how eclectic but sleek this place is. And it’s conveniently located so everything you need is within a short drive.
Rome photographer Nelson Rudiak receives award in global competition
ROME — Amateur photographer Nelson Rudiak was presented with a 17th Annual Black and White Spider Award. The local shutterbug received an honorable mention award in the Americana category for a photo he took in Maine. Rudiak, who is retired and lives in Rome with his wife, and has...
Utica Maennerchor Christmas Concert
The Utica Maennerchor held a Christmas Concert to benefit the Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired. The Utica Maennerchor's Christmas Concert begins at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Proceeds from the event will benefit CABVI.
Farm To Table Panera Style Restaurant Opening Here In Central New York
If you're looking for a new farm to table option here in Central New York, look no further than Brake From The Grind of Waterville with The Commissary on 20. They want you to think of them as a "Farm To Table Panera style restaurant." They have all beef and steak on their menu that is grass-fed Angus from Blue Sky Ranch in Waterville. Also, you can enjoy pork from Waterville too.
Griffin's Pub Up For Sale After 40 Years
After 40 years of serving Utica, Griffin's Pub on Genesee Street is up for sale. Griffin's Pub on Genesee Street along with Varick Bar & Grill, The Stief, and Sickenberger Lane on Varick Street are all up for sale.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Rome's 4 Italian Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll explore four exceptional Italian restaurants located in the heart of Rome. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Would You Like to Be Involved in Two Major Films Coming to Upstate New York?
The Mohawk Valley has become a hot destination for film production in the last few years and the opportunities are ongoing. You now have the chance to be involved in two major movies that plan to shoot here in Central New York. Paul Buckley is the Utica Film Czar. That...
Experience the Flavors of Japan: Top 3 Japanese Restaurants in New Hartford
In this article, we're exploring three remarkable Japanese restaurants located in New Hartford. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Upstate NY Premiere of 'Eden's Garden' Challenges Transgender Stereotypes at Rome Capital Theater
Get ready for an exclusive cinematic experience at the heart of Rome, NY! The Rome Capital Theater is all set to host the much-anticipated Upstate NY premiere of "Eden's Garden". The curtain rises on Sat, Dec 09 at 12pm and continues till 4pm, promising an afternoon filled with riveting drama.
You Can Be the ‘Lucky’ New Owner of a Legendary Utica Pub
If you have ever celebrated the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Downtown Utica, odds are you have thrown a few back at this legendary watering hole. Now, the owners are looking to pass their downtown traditions on to someone new. A Family Tradition. Mike Griffin grew up in a family...
Rome Capitol Theatre 95th Anniversary
ROME, N.Y. -- The Rome Capitol Theatre commemorated its 95th anniversary on Sunday, Dec. 10 at 4 p.m with a nearly-exact replication of the program which ran at the Capitol Theatre from March 21-23, 1929. The show included two talking Vitaphone vaudeville shorts, a Laurel & Hardy short comedy, a...
An Evening with Stephen Fletcher at The Stanley
UTICA — The Stanley Theatre will open its doors once again to celebrate a talented local artist from Forestport. “An Evening with Stephen Fletcher” will bring the Utica-based artist back to the theater from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, to display specially chosen works of art. Fletcher...
CNY Brewery Celebrating 10 Years with Weird World Record Attempt
Cheers to 10 years! A popular brewery in Central New York is gearing up to celebrate a decade in business, and aims to make a little history in the process. They'll be attempting to break a Guinness World Record... but it has nothing to do with beer. 16 STONE BREWPUB...
Free family-friendly show with magician Shaun Robison at Unity Hall
BARNEVELD — Master magician Shaun Robison will take the stage at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17 at Unity Hall, 101 Vanderkemp Ave., for a show filled with high-energy magic tricks of all kinds. Known as the “Charming Deceptionist,” Robison will perform amazing card tricks, mind-reading wonders, sleight-of-hand and more.
‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,’ ‘Snow White,” Jessica Lynn: 15 things to do this week in Central NY
We have reached that point on the calendar where Christmas and New Years feel both too close and yet so far away, all at the same time. Will it ever get here? Not too quickly, there is so much still to do. Relax! This week around Central New York there...
'Stuff-A-Bus' event happening to benefit rescue animals in Central New York
CICERO, N.Y. — CNYSPCA, Second Chance Shelter and Centro are teaming up to host a Stuff-A-Bus campaign. The event is scheduled for December 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Walmart in Cicero with all donations benefitting dogs, cats and other animals at both shelters. “The holidays...
Winter Zoobilee at Utica Zoo celebrates animal adaptations
UTICA — The Winter Zoobilee presented by the Flemma Group/Baird Private Wealth Management debuts from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16 at the Utica Zoo, 1 Utica Zoo Way. The zoo will celebrate all things winter and share the different adaptations the animals make during the colder months.
Deck the Halls with Feline Flair at the Cat Christmas Ornament Event!
Get ready to deck the halls with feline flair at the upcoming Cat Christmas Ornament event! Set to take place on Mon, Dec 11 from 7pm to 8pm, this delightful gathering is the perfect way to kickstart your holiday season.
Mamma Mia! CNY Italian Restaurant Suddenly Closes Its Doors
Mamma Mia! One Italian restaurant in Central New York has suddenly closed its doors. The owners of Lauro's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria in Canastota have decided to shut down, announcing the sad news on social media. We want to thank everyone that has supported us since 2019 up until now....
Bleachers head to Central New York in 2024: When, where, how much are tickets?
On June 8, 2024, Bleachers is set to take the stage at Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards in LaFayette. The concert will kick off at 7 p.m., with special guest Samia as the opening act. For those eager to secure their spots, tickets will be available for purchase starting at...