Holiday Heartbreak: America's Oldest Gun Manufacturer Closing New York Plant, Hundreds Laid Off
Bitter News for the Season: Hundreds Face Job Loss as Oldest Gun Maker Closes New York Factory. RemArms will close a gun factory in Utica in March, resulting in 310 employees losing their jobs.
Remington Arms Company, Iconic for Over 200 Years, Shuts Down NY Facility Amidst Democrat Policies
Remington Arms Company, an iconic figure in the firearms industry for over two centuries, has made the decision to close its facility in Ilion, New York, marking the end of a historic era.
Remington; America's Oldest Gun Plant to Close
The Remington Arms Plant in Ilion, NY opened in 1828 is the longest operating (195 years) manufacturer of arms in the U.S.. It produced some of the most famous and infamous, guns in the world. Following lawsuits for the sale of AR-15 rifles, which were used in mass shootings, specifically Sandy Hook Elementary School, Remington opened a new plant in Alabama.
Large retailer opens another location in New York
A popular retail chain recently opened another new location in New York. Read on to learn more. On Saturday, November 4, 2023, the popular outdoor retail chain Sierra celebrated the grand opening of its latest New York location in New Hartford, according to a store opening announcement listed on the company's corporate website.
Utica Police Make Arrest in West Utica Strong Arm Robbery
UTICA, NY – A swift arrest has been made by the Utica Police following a strong arm robbery that occurred in West Utica on Saturday night. The incident took place shortly before 9:30 PM in the 700 block of Robert Street, a small street located between the Route 12 Arterial and Sunset Avenue in West Utica. According to the victim's report, they were walking home from a convenience store when a masked man on a bicycle accosted them.
The Fall of a Drug Empire: Inside Plattsburgh's High-Stakes Raid
In a major coup for law enforcement, the city of Plattsburgh has become the focal point of a successful drug bust, thanks to the collaborative efforts of multiple agencies. This significant operation has led to the arrest of three individuals, marking a substantial blow to local narcotics trafficking.