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How Much Snow Did Central New York Get?

Yesterday was a winter blast and then some, and we all spent a good part of last night and this morning digging out from the snow here in the Utica-Rome area. How much snow did we get? Check out my scientific research.

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If You Missed The Bill Nye / Ken Ham Debate, Watch It Here!

Last night there was a single program that was all the rage and it wasn't even televised! Streaming live on YouTube, Bill Nye 'The Science Guy' took on Ken Ham 'The Creation Guy' in a 2 1/2 hour debate over which theory is the best explanation for our origins.

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Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
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Well Worth the Visit: Photography Exhibits at Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College

Featured in my blog, "6 Free Things to Do in Clinton," the Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College is a great place to visit. And now there's even more incentive to go. There are two new photography exhibits at the museum-- "Refocusing the Lens: Pranlal K Patel's Photographs of Women at Work in Ahmedabad" and "In Context: The Portrait of Contemporary Photographic Practice."

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February Weather Predictions

It's February, and the good news is we made it through January! So what kind of month will February be, weather-wise?

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Winter Driving Advice — 5 Important Things You Should Know

Even though we’re already well into the winter driving season, it’s never too late to learn a little more, or get a brief refresher course on how to handle the cold season's particular difficulties.

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POLL: Are Movie Previews in Theaters Too Long?

Some say one of the best parts about going to the movie theater is seeing all the previews that screen beforehand, but for many, including the National Association of Theater Owners, this is too much of a drawn-out experience. The organization recently released a list of voluntary demands to movie studios calling primarily for shorter movie trailers to screen in front of titles, but do you think trailers are too long to begin with?

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Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
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6 Free Things to Do in Clinton

Let's face it, it can be difficult to go on vacation. Everything is so expensive. So, I decided to help you take a vacation without actually leaving. Here are six things you can do in the Village of Clinton that don't cost money.

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Watch A Wheelchair Bound Man Answer ‘Rock Drummer Wanted’ Ad

If you want a classic 'book by it's cover' judging case, here it is. Dean Zimmer seems like a man of limited talents at face value, but you'll see quickly that this man, like many in his situation is actually more talented in ways

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Five Things You Shouldn’t Buy At A Drug Store [VIDEO]

We all shop here, there and everywhere (sounds like a Beatles song). But with limited time, sometimes we buy a lot of different products at the one store we're in, just for the convenience. So, what do some say you shouldn't buy at a drug store?

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Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
Jumpin' Zach Flash, Oldiez 96.1
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7 Free Things to Do in Utica

Because of hard economic times, taking a vacation can seem impossible. Or, if you do take a vacation, everything costs so much money. So, what are you to do? Whether you are staying in the Utica area or planning on taking a trip to Utica, here are a few things you can do in the city that won't cost you anything (except maybe a tank of gas).

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Ever Heard Of The Internet? Back In 1981 It Was As Foreign As… Well, Aliens

Our kids are growing up in a world where cellphones, tablets, internet, and wireless technology are not just possible, it’s as commonplace as electricity and plumbing was to us growing up.

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Possessed Baby Attacks – Watch The ‘Devil’s Due’ Viral Promo, Or Not.

Whenever big horror flicks come out, about a dozen or so of us go out on opening night, sit in the front row and get freaked out of our minds for the next 90 minutes. If this prank is any indication of what Friday's movie premiere of Devil's Due will be like, I'm gonna have to turn in my regrets

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