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Utica Zoo announces Limited Edition “Lion’s Roast” coffee collaboration with Utica Coffee, Supports African Lion conservation efforts

At the Utica Zoo’s annual Member Appreciation Night and Annual Meeting, the zoo announced their newest collaboration with Utica Coffee Roasting aimed at supporting conservation efforts for African Lions.

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Rockefeller Institute Announces Community Engagement Sessions for Reimagine the Canals Initiative

Community Members Will Help State Task Force Identify Ways to Strengthen Economies, Recreation, and Environmental Resilience along the Erie Canal  The Rockefeller Institute of Government will launch a series of community...

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Utica City FC Named MASL Organization of the Year

The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) announced the winners of the 2019 Earl Forman Awards today including three for Utica City FC.

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Fort Wood Creek on the National Register of Historic Places

On March 14, 2019 the French and Indian War fortification known as Fort Wood Creek was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Oneida County Tourism Prepares to Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week

Oneida County Tourism (OCT) has big plans to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) from May 5 to 11.

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Utica Zoo debuts new species of Critically Endangered Warty Pig

The Utica Zoo has debuted a trio of Visayan Warty Pigs as their newest animal species to call the Zoo home.

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Homewood Suites by Hilton New Hartford Recognized for Outstanding Achievement

Hotel Presented with General Manager of the Year Award  Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, recently recognized Marie Borrill, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Hartford as the...

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2019 Oneida County Travel Guide Now Available

Visitors and tourists that consider a Getaway to Oneida County have an updated Travel Guide to help them plan their visit.

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Oneida County Tourism named Business of the Year

Oneida County Tourism was named Business of the Year by The Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce in the ‘Not-For-Profit Organization with 50 employees or fewer’ category at their annual award...

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Central New York region receives two Tourism Excellence Awards from New York State Travel Industry Association

Exciting things are happening in the Central New York (CNY) vacation region! Last week, CNY received two Tourism Excellence Awards at the New York State Industry Association (NYSTIA) Annual Meeting...

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