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Utica Comets 2014-2015 Schedule

The Utica Comets are gearing up for their 2014-2015 season! Are you ready to cheer on Utica's hockey team? Here's this seasons schedule:

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UPDATE: Tornado Kills Four in Madison County [PHOTOS]

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF2 tornado with wind speeds of 100-125 mph touched down in Smithfield, New York where four people were killed.

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Severe Thunderstorm, Possible Tornado Syracuse + Oneida County 7-8-14 [PHOTOS, VIDEO]

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado is moved through Onondaga County, Syracuse then along the Route 365 corridor in Oneida County through Verona, Rome, Holland Patent and Ohio in Herkimer County.

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Bill Keeler and Brian Hess of PK's Pub
Bill Keeler and Brian Hess of PK's Pub in Herkimer (Photo by Phil Creighton/WIBX)
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PK’s Pub in Herkimer and the Pork Rib-Eye on Plate Night

This week's featured restaurant on Plate Night with Bill Keeler is PK's Pub in Herkimer.  He makes two great dishes: first, off the menu, a great chicken dish called Chicken Capicola.  Then, on his 'Specials Board' he puts together an awesome Pork Rib-Eye dish over horseradish mashed potatoes and crispy bacon brussels sprouts

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Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino, WIBX / Townsquare Media
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WIBX Exclusive: Five Utica Schools Going 9-5 Beginning in September [UPDATE]

The Utica City School District is scheduled to receive a $4,104,000 Extended Learning Time grant, along with a $10,000 planning grant, that will greatly extend the school day for five area schools.

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World’s Tallest Water Slide Is Your Summer Rush

Nothing says summer quite like a rollicking water slide. And nothing is more rollicking than this one.

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Utica Fireworks 4th of July 2014
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Video from Utica’s 4th of July Fireworks 2014

Utica's 4th of July Fireworks concluded the community Party in the Park celebration at F.T. Proctor Park in Utica. Watch some of the best moments from the fireworks extravaganza. The finale is spectacular.

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Bagg's Square West in downtown Utica
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Photo Gallery: Bagg’s Square Downtown Utica

We've heard much talk about the development of Utica's Bagg's Square area. From new and growing business to loft apartments and more.

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Watch the 2014 4th of July Fireworks in Sylvan Beach

Sylvan Beach hosted the first 4th of July fireworks show of 2014 on Wednesday night July 2. Take a look at a portion of the show if you missed it.

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Bruce Springsteen / Jimi Hendrix / John Mellencamp
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Top 10 Patriotic Songs

Remembering those times when classic rockers waved the flag.

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Richfield Springs July 3, 2014
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Tornado Warning Issued For Southeastern Herkimer County

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado WARNING Southeastern Herkimer County until 5:00 p.m.

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The Onion Reported On Herkimer New York

By now you must have heard of The Onion. They've been creating great fake news for many years on the internet. Just yesterday they posted an article that dealt with Herkimer New York.

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