Utica and the rest of Central New York is a pretty unique area. Sure, there's a lot of good things about living in this part of the country, but there are also a lot of things that making living here difficult.
I was disheartened by an article in the Utica Observer-Dispatch recently talking about how a planned boulevard in downtown Utica which would have cut the street from four lanes to two is likely not going to happen.
The new roundabout (or traffic circle) opened late last night at Oneida Square in Utica. The roundabout replaces a multitude of traffic signals at the intersection of Genesee, State, Park, Plant, and Oneida Streets.
History and the paranormal are two subjects that are very closely connected. People who consider the paranormal often feel that if a location has historic significance, it means that it is also haunted. While this is not always true, it is accurate often enough to make historic sites very appealing …