There are two huge events coming up that many are looking forward to. Christmas will soon be here and the brand new Star Wars film is being released this weekend. Why not give the super-fan on your list an actual authentic lightsaber this year?
Tony Longretta is a former Utica resident who loves taking photos. He's actually really good at it. On a recent trip home, he took some amazing shots of some of the most beautiful landmarks in our fine city. He and a friend, Daniel Mellito, decided to sell the collection of photos in a calendar and give the proceeds to The CNY Veteran's Outreach Center.
We know that Santa fills "stockings hung by the chimney with care", but sometimes he gets a little help from us. Why is it ten times more difficult to figure out what to fill those stockings with, rather than the bigger presents under the tree? Here's some help.
One sure sign of the holidays approaching is the "Sauquoit Valley Fine Arts And Crafts Show", and it's coming up this weekend. If you're looking for unique Christmas gift ideas, this is the place to find them. Check out the details.
If you're looking for some holiday gift ideas and would like to support the local community, you may want to visit "Holiday House" located at the Rome Art And Community Center,308 West Bloomfield Street in Rome.
We know that Santa fills "stockings hung by the chimney with care", but sometimes he gets a little help from us. I don't know about you, but it seems to me that it's ten times more difficult to figure out what to fill those stockings with, rather than the bigger presents under the tree. Here's some help.
OK, we all know that it's better to give than receive, but some of the gifts we've received over the years really say something about bygone days. There's always the possibility of receiving a fruit cake as a gift, which I actually like, but there are some items that you may not see under the tree, mainly because they don't make them anymore. So, if you get one of these, you're dealing with a hoar
We all want to know what to get those on our list for Christmas (regardless of whether they've been naughty or nice). In these remaining shopping days during the late "Frog Days of Fall", what are they going to get you?
It will definitely be atop many tech savvy Christmas lists this year providing that person can wait until December 25. But if not, the new Kindle Fire, Amazon.com's new tablet computer version of the e-book, will be available this week, first for those who pre-ordered and then for the rest of us. I am hopelessly un-tech savvy but if I were I'm sure I would be excited by all the new features.