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A Rich Hop-Growing History In Sangerfield And Waterville

During the 1800s and early 1900s, the Town Of Sangerfield and specifically Waterville were considered one of the major hop-growing regions in the country. Due to that fact, a number of local breweries were located in the nearby Utica area.

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White Car Thief Gets Away With Way More Than Black Car Thief in Riveting Social Experiment [VIDEO]

Unsettling. Disturbing. Fascinating.

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West Virginia Pizza Hut Employee Fired For Urinating In Sink

Imagine enjoying a few slices of pizza and looking over and seeing the head cook pee in a sink. Not a good feeling right? A West Virginia Pizza Hut is being shut down after an employee was caught urinating in a sink. Could he not pee in the bathroom or something?

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‘Dillo Jean’ – When An Armadillo Does The Moonwalk

The internet strikes again. What do you get when you cross an armadillo mundanely gathering leaves for it's burrow and sync it up with Michael Jackson's Billie Jean? How about a moonwalking armadillo!

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Where to Find Craft Beers in the Utica Area

For over 30 years, I've been a customer of Marcy Discount Beverage at 9270 River Road in Marcy (just down the road from Oldiez 96.1, how convenient). If you're into craft beer, most likely they've got the one you want in stock.

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Chris Farley Played Matt Foley Years Before SNL [VIDEO]

Here's a treat for us in 2014, a video just surfaced of Chris Farley playing motivational speaker Matt Foley years before he did so on Saturday Night Live in 1997. Watch it here. 

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Odds Of Winning The Powerball Jackpot Worth Over $400 Million

Looking to win Wednesday (2/19) night's Powerball Jackpot worth over $400 Million? Get ready to have your dreams crushed and the odds revealed. 

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It’s Staying Lighter, Longer

Thanks to the groundhog, we in central New York are in the midst of our "six more weeks of winter." But there's light at the end of the tunnel. Have you noticed that it's staying lighter, longer in the day?

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Positive Facebook Pages about Utica

Everyone seems to have something to say about Utica. Sometimes it's positive. But, sadly, many times it's negative.

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Military Pizza Called “Pizza MRE” Has A Three Year Shelf Life

Would you eat pizza that has a 3 year shelf life? Well the military thinks so and they are in the process of delivering a new project called "Pizza MRE" which will give pizza a much longer shelf life. Tax paying dollars spent at their finest!

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It’s Presidents’ Day Or Washington’s Birthday Holiday

Today is "Presidents Day", a federal holiday, and there's no regular mail delivery, schools are closed, most government offices are closed as well as banks and other financial institutions. When I was a kid, we had separate holidays off for Lincoln's birthday (February 12th) and Washington's birthday (February 22nd), but over the year's, they've combined them.

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How To Beat Flappy Birds Or Happy Birds

Looking to beat Flappy Birds? We have all the secrets of the game on how to get a high score. 

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