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Utica Comets Playoff Music Video- Let’s Rock This Aud

The Utica Comets will play their first home playoff game in the AHL in franchise history and Utica's first AHL playoff game in more than 20 years.

First News with Keeler in the Morning recorded this music video, Rock this Aud, in honor of the 2014-15 Utica Comets

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Premiere Of Twentieth Century Fox And Reel FX Animation Studios' "The Book Of Life" - Arrivals
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SUNY PolyWood in Dewitt? ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Star Moves Film Company to Region

Sons of Anarchy star Ron Perlman announced that he's opening a movie production house at the Nano Tech Start Up New York location in Dewitt, in Onondaga County.

Perlman made the announcement with Syracuse officials and SUNY Poly President and CEO Dr

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Courtesy of Utica Comets
Courtesy of Utica Comets
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Comets Win West, Playoff Schedule Here

The Utica Comets (47-20-7-2) clinched the Western Conference championship with a 3-2 victory over the Adirondack Flames on Saturday night at the Glens Falls Civic Center.

With securing the Western Conference’s top seed, the Comets will play the to-be-determined eighth-seeded team in the first round of the playoffs, and are now guaranteed home ice advantage until the Calder Cup Finals

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Submitted Photo, used with permission by Bill Keeler
Submitted Photo, used with permission by Bill Keeler
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Did Legislator Violate the Very Cyber Bullying Law She Authored?

Oneida County Legislator Harmony Speciale was very proud of her Cyber Bullying Law in Oneida County when it was passed later in 2013.  Now, there are some that feel that she has violated her own law

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Professor Sherman Klump played by Eddie Murphy appears on the set of Universal Studio's new film "Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps". (Photo courtesy of 2000 Universal Studios via Online USA)
Professor Sherman Klump played by Eddie Murphy appears on the set of Universal Studio's new film "Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps". (Photo courtesy of 2000 Universal Studios via Online USA)
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Congratulations Utica-Rome-Mohawk Valley, We’re Fat!

The 2015 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index is out and the Utica-Rome-Mohawk Valley region is one of the top 20 fattest cities in America, according to the survey.

Our area was tied for 18th place with Akron, Ohio for the most obese cities in the country

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DIP sign along Higby Road in New Hartford. March 2015. (Photo by Bill Keeler / WIBX)
DIP sign along Higby Road in New Hartford. March 2015. (Photo by Bill Keeler / WIBX)
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Higby Road’s ‘Dip’ Sign is a Sign of the ‘Spring’ Times

It's not everyday you see a DIP sign along the highway; in fact, I don't ever remember seeing a DIP sign.

Sure enough, there is one.

The one spotted in the photo above is located on Higby Road near the Herkimer County line

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(Photo by Kristine Bellino / WIBX)
(Photo by Kristine Bellino / WIBX)
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How Many Bibs are Available in Today’s Boilermaker Open Registration?

UPDATE, Sunday, March 22, 2015, 12:50 p.m. - Boilermaker Sold Out!

Read about it here

There are still a limited number of bibs available in today's Boilermaker Open Registration.

Registration got underway at 12 noon and according to the Boilermaker's Tim Reed, space and time are both limited.

"We sta

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Boilermaker 2014 Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino, WIBX / Townsquare Media
Boilermaker 2014 Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino, WIBX / Townsquare Media
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2015 Boilermaker Closes Out, Only Charity Bibs Remain

It might not have happened as fast as some predicted; but, the 2015 Boilermaker Road Race has reached capacity in under 25 hours for only the second time in its 38 year history.

The Wheel Chair race closed out early Saturday afternoon and the 5K and 15K both closed out before 1 p

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Trinh Truing, a Proctor of Utica senior, being interviewed Thursday, March 5th, on First News with Keeler in the Morning on WIBX radio concerning her open letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo on education funding and teacher evaluations.  (Photo by Kristine Bellino / WIBX)
Trinh Truing, a Proctor of Utica senior, being interviewed Thursday, March 5th, on First News with Keeler in the Morning on WIBX radio concerning her open letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo on education funding and teacher evaluations. (Photo by Kristine Bellino / WIBX)
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Utica Student Calls Out Governor Cuomo- ‘Respect Public Education’ [AUDIO] [VIDEO]

A student at Thomas R. Proctor High School in Utica has written an open letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo in regards to his recent budget which holds back millions of dollars in aid to New York Schools.

Trinh Truong, a senior at Proctor High, spoke with WIBX's First News with Keeler in the

Morning rece

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