Legal Myths v. Reality

By Judge Joan Shkane This is a continuing discussion of Legal Myths and Reality, because an informed citizen is always the most successful citizen: MYTH: New York State has no uniform procedure in place for private...

The Secrets of Becoming a Successful Business Owner

By Dr. Pat Laino Imagine that you could have a conversation with several successful business owners who would tell you how they succeed in business. They will share with you advise that can prepare you...

Movie Review – ‘The Nun’

By Matt DeCristo James Wan’s 2018 horror movie “The Nun” is proof that the further one wanders from the original story (in this case “The Conjuring”) the more diluted the finished product becomes. “The Nun” is...

Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Planned for October 2018

By Oneida County Health Department In 1978, federal laws banned lead in house paint and, shortly after, in consumer gasoline.  The reason was simple: it was making people sick, especially kids.  So, by now –...

The Blessings and Gifts of Impermanence

By Dave Roberts In her book, “Grief and Loss: Theories and Skills for Helping Professionals, “Katherine Walsh-Burke describes symbolic loss as follows: “There are many types of losses that are not due to death, but rather...

Your Bargain Grocer Gets an Update

By Jess Szabo Compassion Coalition’s grocery store, Your Bargain Grocer, is scheduled to move into its expanded location at 1110 Lincoln Avenue at the end of September. “We are about a month away from opening the...

MoVa September Almanac

By Roger Chambers September culturally marks the beginning of autumn, though the season does not officially begin until the equinox of September on the 22nd. College and university start school in late August, while public...

Nothing Changes if Nothing Changes

The Life and Times of Musician Mercedies Azis Harris By Phoenix Reports | Uticaphoenix@gmail.com Mercedies Aziz Harris was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1960. He keyed into music at the age of eight or nine...

Business Skills to “Super Sell” Yourself

By Dr. Patricia Laino Your Outer Image: I’m Dr. Pat Laino, the Director and instructor at the Business Training Institute here in Utica. My job is to teach those who want to start up their...

Making Friends with Fear

By Dave Roberts About a month ago, I walked out onto the deck of my home, morning coffee in hand, and looked around my yard. I live in a beautiful, quiet, secluded neighborhood where the...
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