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Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino
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Traffic Advisory for Monday, June 9, 2014

A traffic advisory is being issued for Warren Street in Utica, New York.

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Photos by Michael Okoniewski/NYS Fair
Photos by Michael Okoniewski/NYS Fair
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New York State Fair Ranked One Of The Best In America

It's no question that The New York State Fair has a lot to offer and something to do for everyone. From great food, exciting rides, and great entertainment it's no wonder families from all over the Northeast make it a point to travel to Syracuse every year to enjoy the festivities. Recently, The Great New York State Fair has been named one of the best State Fairs in the Nation by Yahoo! Travel.

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Utica Adds Princess to the Zoo with New Vulture Exhibit [VIDEO]

The newest Princess in Utica is being called quite the vulture but, believe it or not, that is not a bad thing.

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Ghostbusters 30th anniversary
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Who Ya Gonna Call? The Inside Story Of The ‘Ghostbusters’ Music Video

In early 1984, the team behind ‘Ghostbusters’ was fairly confident that they had a hit. Test screenings had gone well, but for director Ivan Reitman, something was missing. What Reitman wanted was a song, only 20 seconds or so in length, near the opening of the film as the then soon-to-be Ghostbusters -- Peter Venkman (Bill Murray), Ray Stantz (Dan Aykroyd) and Egon Spengler (Harold Ramis) –- enter the New York Public Library.

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Boxing Legends Talk With Fans Wednesday At Turning Stone

If you follow boxing, then you know the names Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes. Both boxers will be appearing at Turning Stone Resort & Casino Wednesday, June 4th for a conversation with fans. Here are the details.

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Robert Channing Photo: Keith James
Robert Channing Photo: Keith James
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Robert Channing Talks ‘America’s Got Talent’ And Speed Painting

We were supposed to see mentalist, Robert Channing in studio at about 7am this morning, but 7 o'clock rolled on by followed by the next fifteen minutes too and then it occurred to me... "A wizard is never late, nor is he early, he arrives PRECISELY when he means to"

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David Lentz/ThinkStock/TSM
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Can You Park Overnight On Streets In The City Of Utica?

I just moved into a new apartment in the City of Utica over the weekend. What was our moving present from the city? A $50 parking ticket. 

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Scott Ruttledge and Holy Cross Choir Photo: Ruth Sylvester
Scott Ruttledge and Holy Cross Choir Photo: Ruth Sylvester
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Help The Holy Cross Academy Choir Keep Their Lead To Sing With Foreigner

Well, J.D. George Elementary didn't make the final cut to join Foreigner onstage at the end of this month, but another great choir did! Music teacher (and musician) extraordinaire, Scott Rutledge has mobilized his Holy Cross Academy choir

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Mark Shulman 'Foreigner' photo: Keith James
Mark Shulman 'Foreigner' photo: Keith James
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Help The J.D. George 4th Grade Chorus Sing With Foreigner At Turning Stone

A few years back I played a show with Foreigner's drummer (somehow?) who afterwards handed me tickets to see the band at the NYS Fair the next day, and lemme tell ya, hearing 'I Wanna Know What Love Is' with a full choir from 6th row center was surreal

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Self-Driving Car Will Forever Change How You Get Around

The car of the future may soon be the car of the present.

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Chris Weeks/Liaison/Getty Images
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Big Brother 16 Live Feeds Appear To Give Viewers Access To Some Sort Of Voting

Rumor after rumor is floating on the internet about Big Brother 16 on June 25th. One fact from CBS is apparently an added perk to buying live feeds. Viewers are able to get some special Subscribers-Only Voting. 

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Ronald Martinez/Getty Images Sport
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Still Time To Register A Team For The 2014 Relay For Life

There is still plenty of time to register your team for the 2014 Relay For Life season! Here's the following Relay's in our area you can register for:

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