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Mash Up of Iconic Central New York Foods
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POLL: You Can Only Have One Iconic CNY Food for the Rest of Your Life… Which One Do You Choose?

Decision Time! We want to know which Central New York food staple you could NOT possibly go without. It's going to cost you all the other dishes, though...

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Chicken Riggies From the Delta Lake Inn in Rome
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The 10 Commandments Of Chicken Riggies

Other than half moons, Utica is known for Chicken Riggies. If we had a book of Utica, this list would be the 10 Commandments of Chicken Riggies.

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Chicken Riggies From the Delta Lake Inn in Rome
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Stop at the Best Places for Iconic Central New York Foods with the ‘Utica Food Trail’

If you're ever looking for a new place to check out for lunch or dinner, or if you have some friends from out-of-town coming to the area, this map of the best places to go will come in handy.

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Turkey or chicken wrap with vegetable beef soup
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5 Restaurants in Herkimer You Probably Don’t Know About… But Should

We all have our favorite, go-to places when we're dining out. Maybe it's time to switch it up and try one of these lesser-known restaurants in Herkimer.

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Utica Sign on Genesee Street
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List of New York Places You Have to Eat At in 2017 Includes One in Utica

A new list names the 12 places across New York State you should eat at in the New Year, and one of those places happens to be right here in Utica.

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A View From Genesee Street in Utica, New York
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5 Things That are Inexcusable if You Live in Central New York

We're pretty understanding when it comes to visitors and out-of-towners, but if you live in Utica, Rome, or anywhere else in Central New York, you KNOW these things are just wrong...

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Lite Listener Choice Awards Certificate
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Congratulations to Our Lite Listener Choice Award WINNERS!

For the past few weeks, we've been collecting your votes to find the 'best of' in Central New York. The votes are in and have been tallied, and we now have your winners.

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A View From Genesee Street
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10 of the Most Utican Things a Person Could Possibly Do

Experience the best of Utica and Central New York in 24 hours - 10 Things to show off the most CNY things to do.

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Vote NOW for the ‘Lite Listener Choice Awards’

Over the past two weeks, Naomi and I have been asking you who and where the "Best of" Central New York is. Now It's time for you to vote for your favorite business in the "Lite Listener Choice Awards."   

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‘Made In Utica’ Super Bowl Menu

Super Bowl 50. A day to eat, drink and be merry with Utica food and Utica beverages. Have fun with friends, watch some football and pay attention to the commercials. 

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Exploring Upstate via YouTube
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Upstate New York Blogger Takes Tour of Utica Food and Drink [VIDEO]

Chris Clemens is the guy behind the popular blog "Exploring Upstate." Recently he and his friend, Chris Lindstrom, took a trip to Utica. It has been their desire for a long time to drive in to town and sample some of the most iconic dishes created and only served in our fair city. Well, they finally did it and they were NOT disappointed.

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Night At The North Pole
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What ‘Utica’ Foods Are Visitors Bringing Back Home? [Pictures]

This man loves the food here in Central New York so much that when he came to visit, he just had to bring home entire suitcases full of authentic Utica specialties.  

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