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Sample A ‘Taste NY Harvest Fest’ At NYS Fairgrounds

Living in upstate New York, we can enjoy homegrown products from a number of farms, breweries, wineries and more. And, if you have a local food or beverage product, you might want to consider displaying it at the "Taste NY Harvest Fest 2014" at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse.

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Autumn Officially Arrives Tonight

Our summer of 2014 is in its final hours, as autumn officially arrives later tonight, when the autumnal equinox takes place. It hasn't been the best of summers in central new york, but fall is usually quite colorful with spectacular fall foliage. So, just what is the autumnal equinox?

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Upstate New York Voted Best Place For Fall Foliage in North America

Fall means changing leaves and brilliant colors.  The best place to see the changing colors?  Right here in Upstate New York. The area was voted the top spot for Fall foliage by the Huffington Post.

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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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Get Ready For Leaf Peeping Season In New York State

There's no place like home (central New York and the Adirondacks) for the fall foliage season. I have friends who live in Florida that come up to the Utica-Rome area in late September/early October just for the color change. And it is breathtaking. Check out more details.

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Pick Your Own Apple Orchards In Utica/Rome

Looking to pick your own apple's this fall? We have plenty of orchards you can check out in Utica, Rome, and the rest of Central New York.

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Root Glen at Hamilton College–Zach’s Weekly Snaps [PHOTOS]

Fall is in the air. Leaves are falling and pumpkins are on the porch. These fall days are beautiful, especially when you get out and take a look at nature. And that's what I did. I visited Root Glen at Hamilton College and took some pictures. Today, I would like to share with you a few of those pictures as part of my photoblog series Zach's Weekly Snaps. This week's theme--Root Glen.

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5 Places To Buy Apple Cider In Utica and Rome New York

As far as I am concerned Apple Cider is good any time of the year. But as we get closer to Halloween this is the best time to get it because it is fresh. Here are a few places to get fresh Apple Cider and maybe pick some Apples too across Utica, Rome, and Central New York. 

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Early Signs of Fall–Zach’s Weekly Snaps [PHOTOS]

Fall is right around the corner. And the cooler temperatures are already making it feel like it's here. However, the first official day of fall this year is Sunday, September 22. So, there are still a few more days until it's official. There are some early signs from Mother Nature showing that fall will be here in no time. Today, I would like to share with you a few photos I took highlighting the early signs of fall as part of my photoblog series Zach's Weekly Snaps. 

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Trenton Falls Scenic Trails Opening For The Fall Season On September 21st

Fall time in Central New York will be in full swing soon enough. It looks like the Trenton Falls are open for the season.

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10 Beautiful Late-Autumn Hiking Destinations

The weather may be getting a bit colder, but that doesn’t mean you have to hang up your hiking boots for the season. You still have plenty of fall left to head out into the countryside for some extended walks through America’s most stunning parks and nature reserves.

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Thanksgiving Is One Week Away, But Are You Celebrating ‘Beersgiving’?

That's right, Thanksgiving Eve is known to some as 'Beersgiving' and it means exactly what the name implies and you can take part right at your favorite bar. Will you be a part of this shin-dig?

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