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How To Fold A Shirt In Three Quick Moves (Under 2 Seconds)

After working retail at JC Penney I thought I had the market cornered on folding shirts, a normally intimidating task for most once the laundry comes out of the dryer. That was, until I saw this guy's technique

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How To Tick Off Someone From Upstate New York Off

Oh you think you know someone from Upstate New York? Think again. We are ticking time bombs if you mention any of the following things to us:

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Read A Good Beer Lately?

Our "Beer Break At Work" at 3:20 p.m. each day on Oldiez 96.1 gives you a chance to hear news about brews, and maybe win a Happy Hour from the Killabrew Saloon And Irish Pub. So, I talk a good game about beer, but if you're really into it, you might want to pick up a book on the subject.

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Free Classic Movie At Utica Public Library Tonight [VIDEO]

I love libraries, and we are fortunate to have the Mid York Library System here in the Utica-Rome area. What you may not realize is that some offer free movies, like the Utica Public Library, 303 Genesee Street, Utica tonight. Check out tonight's free film.

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Pizza Hut Will Begin Selling Pizza By The Slice

Can you buy Pizza by the slice at Pizza Hut? The answer is YES. 

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Top Foods To Help You Lose Weight

We're well into January, and if one of your New Year's resolutions was to lose weight, I hope you're still with it. But you don't have to eat alfalfa and sprouts all the time to keep the pounds off. Check out these foods to help you lose weight.

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Will Syracuse Soon See a Trader Joe’s? [UPDATE]

My two favorite grocery stores are Wegmans and Trader Joe's. Utica has neither. So, I find myself constantly driving 45 minutes to Syracuse to go grocery shopping at Wegmans. Recently, I heard a rumor from Trader Joe's in Rochester that there will soon be a Trader Joe's opening in Syracuse. Needless to say, I was excited. Could it be--another one of my favorite grocery stores heading somewhat close to home? I contacted Trader Joe's and got a response. 

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A Clever New Brew To Discover

As the resident "beer guy", I feel it's my duty to inform you of new brews when I hear about them, especially those made in New York State. Well, over the weekend, I learned of a new beer that has earned rave reviews from my son (yes, he's of legal age). And it's got a catchy name.

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Lose Your Corkscrew? How To Open A Bottle Of Wine With Just A Shoe

You're just dying for that glass of wine or maybe you've had the kind of day that warrants downing the entire bottle! Either way, you know the feeling of mounting frustration as you rifle through the silverware drawer and just can't find that ever elusive corkscrew, but no worries.

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Watch 10 Shocking Facts About McDonald’s

Every now and then, someone spouts a bunch of facts about a corporation or some other commercial entity that blows our minds. This video offers 10 shocking facts about McDonald's. We'd say take it with a grain of salt, but they already pre-salt their fries.

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Waiting For The Bus To College On Cold Winter Days

I'm proud to say that I am a graduate of Utica College, and as I was playing a Beatles song on Oldiez 96.1 yesterday, it took me back to my college days. I was a commuter student living in Utica and had to walk downtown to catch a city bus to the UC Burrstone Road campus.

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Shop At The Oneida County Public Market Saturday

If you're looking for a different shopping experience, you might want to check out the "Oneida County Public Market" this Saturday. Here are the details.

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