Utica has been the butt of a lot of jokes in its day. Yes, the city has gone through some hard times in the past, but what New York small town hasn't? Lately, things have been looking up. We have new businesses, jobs, and restaurants coming to town. Buzzfeed recently posted an article titled, 'Reasons Why Utica Is A Weird Place To Live.' Well, Utica is actually an awesome place to live and here are the Top 5 reasons why.