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Greg McShea In Sedona
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On Vacation With ‘Greg On The Go’ [VIDEO]

Remember that old Rolaids TV commercial when the announcer asked, "How do you spell relief?" Well, I think the answer this time of year may be v-a-c-a-t-i-o-n, especially when you have a relaxing place with beautiful scenery. That's just what we found last week in Sedona, Arizona.

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Enjoy National Ice Cream Month In July

You remember that old saying, "I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream,". Well, July is National Ice Cream Month, and as central New York is home to a number of dairy farms, there are local and regional ice cream companies making it that good old-fashioned way.

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Baskin Robbins Proves Ice Cream Makes People Happy

It’s just a known fact that ice cream will put you in a better mood. It’s science right? No, really, it is. A new survey by Baskin Robbins reveals that the thought of ice cream puts 71% of people in a happy mood.

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Liang Zhang/ThinkStock/TSM
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Donate To The Potato Salad Kickstarter Campaign

Have you heard of Kickstarter? It's been making national headlines for over a year or two now. As of this July, it'll be making potato salad.

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Joe Raedle/Getty Images
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Going to the Beach? Remember These Tips and Tricks to Make the Trip Easier [VIDEO]

'Tis the season for going to the beach. With all this hot weather, the beach is on the minds of many. However, one of the worst things about going to the beach is that sand gets everywhere. Also, what do you do with your valuables when you go in the water? What about an easy way to waterproof your phone? Here are some tips and tricks to make going to the beach a little bit easier.

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Hiking Safety Tips — 7 Ways to Enjoy a Safe, Healthy Hike This Summer

Hiking is an excellent activity for exercise, exploring and family bonding, but it can also be dangerous if you aren’t prepared.

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Instant Ice Is the Essential Summer Heat Wave Life Hack

Looking to cool off quickly as the summer heats up? Then you'll love this.

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Water Slide
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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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happy couple hiking
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Health Benefits of Hiking — 5 Reasons to Hit the Trails This Summer

Put on some sunscreen and bug repellant, and enjoy these five health benefits of hiking this summer:

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This Is How You Make a Delicious Ribeye Steak [VIDEO]

With the Independence Day weekend right around the bend, it's time to show off your grilling skills. Let us help you.

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Bagg's Square West in downtown Utica
Jeff Monaski, WIBX
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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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Chip Douglas/TSM
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The Effect Of Peeing In The Pool – Ew!

Ever thought about peeing in the pool?  Not even when you were a kid?  Come on, be honest.  Just once maybe?  Pretty sure the water doesn’t turn blue like in the movie ‘Grown ups’. 

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