Bosnians Volunteer to Revitalize Procotor Park

Saturday morning, city council member Celeste Friend and local Bosnians, who have been a part of the area for decades now, lent a hand in restoring Utica’s beauty. The organization in charge of this was...


Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri today announced his appointment of Venice Ervin to fill the vacancy of the 5th Ward Common Council seat. The seat was vacant due to the recent resignation of former Councilman Delvin Moody....

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Photo Gallery

All Photos taken by Eamon Handzel.

Boilermaker Open Registration Begins Friday

• Open registration begins Friday, March 11 at noon • Registration remains open until race caps are met or until Thursday, June 30, 2022. • Race Caps: o 15K presented by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield: 14,500 o 5K presented...

Spring Craft Fair

Spring Craft Fair planned at North Utica Community Center Saturday, April 9 UTICA, NY – The North Utica Community Center is hosting a Spring Craft Fair from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, April...

Bosnian Independence Day Celebration Gallery

All photos by Eamon Handzel. Read full article here

Bosnian Independence Day Celebrated at Utica Academy

Saturday evening, Bosnian Utica gathered in the basketball court of the Utica Academy of Science to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their independence from Yugoslavia in 1992. The court was filled with Balkan looking...

Happy New Year! Welcome 2022! City of Utica

- by Eamon Handzel As the year of 2021 saw some pretty bad headlines in the news and a host of new problems in this new world, the city fathers decided that it was in...

Action on MLK Day 2022

  People First Puts Citizenship and Service into Action on MLK Day 2022 AmeriCorps Members & Volunteers Distribute Winter Clothing to Homeless as part of MLK Day Utica, New York — People First AmeriCorps members and...

Bosnian Americans Fear Return of Violence in the Balkans

As much as people want historical conflicts to simply die off in the past and no longer trouble them, the conflicts find a way of lingering on. The motives, biases, and hatreds that spawned...