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Harpoon Eddies In Sylvan Beach – Remember This Commercial From 1992?

If you live in Central New York chances are you have been to Sylvan Beach and Harpoon Eddies. Do you remember this classic commercial from 1992 getting you there?

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Erie Canal Village – Facts And History

Erie Canal Village is a reconstructed 19th century settlement on the site where the first shovelful of earth was turned for construction of the original Erie Canal. For years it's provided plenty of history, and great memories for families all over.

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Vintage Utica Club Commercials – Schultz And Dooley For President

Remember when candidates talked about their great qualities and didn't run a smear campaign? Schultz and Dooley remember. In today's vintage Utica Club commercial we are heading back to 1960, the year Richard Nixon would lose to John F. Kennedy in one of the closest elections in American history.

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Remember Woolworths And Neisners In Utica?

Do you remember the first 45 record you ever bought? Mine was "I 'M A Believer" by The Monkees. I remember buying it at Woolworths and Neisners of Utica.

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Watch Schultz And Dooley Get Shot Into Space In This Vintage Utica Club Commercial

With the exception of Saturday Morning Cartoons , growing up did not include a whole lot of television watching in my home. But for some reason I would always catch The Schultz and Dooley Commercials.

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Remember The Syracuse Heart Of New York Commercial From 1987?

Let's take a trip back to 1987. Spuds MacKenzie made his first appearance in Bud Light commercials, Shelly Long quit Cheers, and "Here I Go Again" from Whitesnake was blasting on your radio. Locally do you remember this ad calling Syracuse the heart of New York?

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Do You Remember This Herkimer Diamond Mines Commercial From 1988?

Even though you've lived in Central New York your whole life do you truly know what a "Herkimer Diamond" is? Take a history lesson with this classic commercial from 1998. 

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5 Places To Buy Apple Cider In Utica and Rome New York

As far as I am concerned Apple Cider is good any time of the year. But as we get closer to Halloween this is the best time to get it because it is fresh. Here are a few places to get fresh Apple Cider and maybe pick some Apples too across Utica, Rome, and Central New York. 

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Utica-Rome Metro Voted The 11th Most Miserable City In The Nation For 2012!

Maybe it's the fact that the Utica-Rome Topix anonymous gossiping pages are the most active one in the nation, or maybe it's this nasty weather we're always plagued with, but after a Gallup 'wellbeing' poll, the Business Insider has ranked the Utica-Rome metro area the 11th most miserable city in the nation! Well, look at the bright side... We're not the worst. Yet.

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6 Christmas Gift Ideas Unique To Utica

It's not the time to freak out over gift shopping. That freak out time is coming up shortly. Need some help this holiday season? Well we have your back. Here's Christmas gifts that are unique to Utica, Rome, and Central New York

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Corn Mazes In The Utica Area

No, they're not crop circles, but as we get ready for the 2012 Halloween season right around the corner, we thought we'd round up all of the goodies that you can go to and maybe even take the little tykes to for a season of fall fun and scares!

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Top 10 CNY Sports Stories EVER! – Halls Of Fame

While researching for this series it became quite difficult to narrow down just 10 stories because the legacy that surrounds us is actually much richer than just a couple handfuls of successful athletes or inspiring events.

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