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New York Tax Credits

Because of two new tax credit programs, you could be getting a check in the mail from the New York State government.

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Rome Teacher Given Emmy

Rome native Kevin Torres has come a long way since growing up dirt poor. He's now a 9 time Emmy winner and returned home to give one to his teacher Mr Lanzi.


Sawyer Fredericks in Utica

The Upstate New York native Sawyer Fredericks, winner of NBC's 'The Voice,' is coming to Utica to participate in the Veterans' Day Parade on Nov. 5th.

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Little Known Rome Restaurants

CNY is well-known for its variety of amazing restaurants. We found a few restaurants that you may not know about, but you should check out at least once.

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They’re Box Elder Bugs

A recent story about the deadly, Kissing Bug and another outbreak of Box Elder bugs have some people in a tizzy.  

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Tim McGraw Helps 94-Year-Old Superfan in Need on Facebook

Tim McGraw may have signed up for more than he realized when he reached out to a 94-year-old superfan and promised tickets to an April show in South Carolina. Tia Pettygrue says her grandmother is already planning her outfit for the stop on the Soul2Soul Tour.

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2 Upstate New York Cities Named Among Best For ‘Trick-or-Treating’ By Netflix

If you've ever wondered where the best cities for Trick or Treating are in New York, they are right here in Upstate New York. According to a recent poll from Netflix, Upstate is one of the most popular places in the country to trick or treat.

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The New York State Government May Be Sending You A Rebate Check

Paying taxes is rough. Whether you own a home, or not that April 1st deadline can strike fear and stress in anyone. For some lucky tax payers that stress will soon be slightly alleviated. The rebate checks many have been waiting for are beginning to arrive in the mail, and it may even arrive if you're NOT expecting it.

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‘The Voice’ Winner Sawyer Fredericks To Help Support Veterans in Utica

In the Spring of 2015 a star was born out of Fultonville, NY. Teenager and timid musician auditioned for, powered his way through the battle and knockout rounds, and took home the honor of winning on the NBC hit series, 'The Voice.' Now, Sawyer Fredericks is bringing his talents back to Utica.

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