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Mom Escorted Out of Hospital Waiting Room for Breastfeeding

A mom who was breastfeeding her four-month-old baby while waiting to see a doctor at Lubbock's University Medical Center (Texas) was escorted out by security for refusing to stop, leave or cover up.

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Utica Memorial Auditorium in downtown Utica
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Utica Aud Named One of Six Best Places to Skate for Hockey

The Utica 'Aud' was named recently in a Pro Hockey blog as one of the best six places in the world to play hockey in.

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First Look at Johnny Depp as the Big Bad Wolf in ‘Into the Woods’

The first 'Into the Woods' trailer left many people scratching their heads because it featured no singing for what is ostensibly a musical and it kept Johnny Depp, one of the biggest names in the cast, completely offscreen. However, Depp's Big Bad Wolf has made the cover of Entertainment Weekly (along with the rest of the ensemble cast), giving us our first look at Disney's favorite leading man in his latest wacky costume.

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Julie Snyder of Oriskany wins 2014 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Miracle Home Makeover

The Miracle Home Makeover tradition of helping to transform one Central New York home continued when Julie Snyder of Oriskany won the 2014 $100,000 prize. The Miracle Home Makeover benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at Faxton-St. Luke's Healthcare.

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Jason Siderine
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Help Needed For Rome Family Who Lost Everything in Fire

Imagine watching your whole life go up in flames in a matter of minutes. A Rome family is left with nothing after a fire burned their home to the ground. Ryan and Chelsea Windhausen lost everything, including their car that went up in flames. The family was only renting and had no insurance.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Soundtrack to Be Released on Cassette Tape in November

As successful as 'Guardians of the Galaxy' was at the box-office (and, as the highest-grossing film of the year, it certainly was that), the film's iconic soundtrack was equally as successful. "Awesome Mix Vol. 1" spent two weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and is currently the 10th largest selling album of 2014. You've been able to buy the digital album, the CD, vinyl and even a "Deluxe Edition," but so far, no actual cassette like the mix tape in the film. But, that's all about to change.

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Texas Junior College Rejects African Applicants Because of Ebola Fears

Though #Nigeria has no current case of #Ebola,@NavarroCollege is denying admission to Nigerians. pic.twitter.com/aRekeGRVRu cc @nytimes

— Idris Ayodeji Bello (@idrisayobello) October 12, 2014
 

Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas is making headlines, but they're not pleasant ones.

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Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri Takes No Prisoners in Demolishing Former Sabatino’s Pizza

Utica Mayor Rob Palmieri is never afraid to get his hands dirty when it comes to helping the city grow and prosper. He conducts a city clean-up weekly and recently got behind the controls of some heavy construction equipment - all in the name of progress.

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Utica Zoo ‘Spooktacular’ This Weekend

'Tis the season for spooky events, and this weekend you can take the kids or grandkids to the 27th annual "Spooktacular" at the Utica Zoo. I remember taking our kids to the Spooktacular at the zoo when they were small, and they loved it.

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Roberto Gonzalez/Universal Orlando Resort via Getty Images
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Utica’s Halloween Party Is October 25th

Looking for the biggest party in Utica and Rome? Join us on October 25th for the Haunted Rails Ghost Train Halloween party at the Remsen Art Center. 

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Trick or Treat Street at Sangertown Square

Trick or Treat Street is back at Sangertown Square. Dress the kids in their Halloween costumes and bring them out on Friday, October 31st. We'll be there handing out candy, provided by First Source Federal Credit Union, along with participating stores.

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Katie Barlow
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Binghamton Woman Behind Destiny USA Flash Mob Proposal on Japanese TV Show

Katie Barlow, the Binghamton resident behind the Destiny USA flash mob proposal will soon be going global.  One of the largest TV production companies in Japan thinks what she does is pretty amazing and they followed her around for a new reality show.

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