Walmart, with stores in Utica and Rome, is announcing plans to raise the wages of 160,000 employees, as well as offering new leadership roles for workers. Some employees could earn as much as $30 per hour.
The final gantry has been erected over the NYS Thruway, with plans to take the roadway cashless starting in November - including in Utica and Rome. Those without an EZ Pass could see a toll hike as well.
It's not easy for non-profits to keep the doors open during 2020's COVID-19 shutdown. Places like Sculpture Space are working hard to find a way to survive during the pandemic and every negative that comes with it.
Hamilton College in Clinton is ranked among the top 10 liberal arts colleges for 2020 in the United States, according to U.S. News and World Report. U.S. News has analyzed more than 1,800 colleges and has ranked them overall based on tuition costs, curriculum, enrollment and other criteria.