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2014 Fall Foliage Season in New York State

New York State's Empire State Development has released their latest Fall Foliage report for the 2014 Leaf Peeping Season.

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Voice Texts Aren’t Safer Than Regular Texts

I read a story the other day about a woman in Colorado who attempted to send a voice text message while driving and she ended up colliding with a guardrail.  The guardrail made its way through her seat and ended up impaling her right where the sun doesn't shine. 

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Taco Bell Is Testing A Biscuit Taco

Whoever said that tacos have to be made of corn meal?  That right, nobody.  With that, check out Taco Bell's latest endeavor to dominate the breakfast crowd.

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What Is Safe To Eat Past The Expiration Date?

Just about everything food-wise, has an expiration date, right?  Have you ever used something past the expiration date? You’ve heard the old saying “when in doubt, toss it out”, huh?  However, there are times that foods have a longer life than you may think

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Even Robert Downey Jr. Says Scarlett Johansson Deserves a ‘Black Widow’ Movie

As the unofficial mascot of the Marvel cinematic universe (he's pretty much Mickey Mouse to this corner of the Disney empire), Downey Jr.'s words and opinions feel like they carry a lot of weight. So when he chimes in with a comment that's essentially "Yeah, there really should be a female-led superhero movie, huh?", we can't help but feel slightly vindicated for wondering where the heck a 'Black Widow' or even a 'Captain Marvel' movie is.

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Photo: Clark Lubbs
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The Utica/Rome Aviation Community Remembers Doc Brewer

Hundreds and probably thousands of pilots from the CNY area have Doc Brewer to thank for passing them through their medical exams in order to keep flying, but sadly on Thursday night, Doc's own wings were folded.

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Week 1 High School Football Schedule For Central New York

It's back to school time, and that also means high school football. Here's all the games going on across Utica, Rome, and Central New York.

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Remembering Daryl Pierson YouCaring Fundrasier Set Up

Rochester Police officer Daryl Pierson was gunned down in the line of duty on Wednesday night (9/3). He is the first RPD officer to be shot and killed in the line of duty since 1959. The family has set up a fundraiser on YouCaring. Here's more details how to donate.

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Four Students Invent Nail Polish That Detects Date Rape Drug

Not one of my most favorite subjects, but a subject that shouldn't be ignored, nonetheless; for years and years, sexual assault has been a serious epidemic on college campuses, especially when booze is involved

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Are Camel Crickets Invading Utica New York?

New York and New Jersey are the target of an invasion. The invasion is from a cricket that is native to Asia. Have you seen these creepy Camel crickets in your home?

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Peeling Apples With a Drill Is Just So Rad

Peeling apples doesn't exactly seem like something that can be cool, which makes this even more amazing.

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Some Things You Didn’t Know About Working For The Wonderful World Of Disney

Often times, I have thought to myself, what a great job it would be to work at Disney World in Orlando. 

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