Eric is a native Michigander with an interest in geogrpahy and history - but the reads won't be as snoozy as you might remember from school. In a previous life he was lead explorer of Season 1 of the Haunts and Legends of New York video series (http://bit.ly/HauntsAndLegendsNYS) and host of Foodamazoo (http://bit.ly/Foodamazoo).
Local Soldiers Return Home From Afghanistan
Utica, NY (WIBX) - Members of the Army National Guard 2nd battalion, 108th infantry have returned home from Afghanistan. The group of soldiers helped with security and aided the Afghan National Security Forces for the last several months...
Notre Dame Leaves the Big East for the ACC
The Big East is hemmoraging more sports teams this morning. After suffering the losses of Syracuse and Pitt, Notre Dame announced today that they would be leaving the confrence.
Buffalo Area Riva’s Pizza Offers $9.11 Pizza Special on 9/11 [IMAGE]
Perhaps it's timely marketing, perhaps it's incredibly insensative. A pizzeria near Buffalo is offering a large cheese pizza today for $9.11.
Utica Police Mourn Loss of Officer ‘Rock’ – K9 Police Dog Dies
The Utica Police Department reported, via their Facebook page, that retired K9 'Rock' died recently. Rock served along side Sgt. Don Cinque for 7 years before retiring in September of 2011.