I'm the News Director here at WIBX and have worked in radio in Utica since 1982 and got my start at WRUN. I graduated from Herkimer County Community College with a degree in Radio-TV Broadcasting and I'm currently a member of the HCCC Radio-TV Advisory Committee. My hobbies include music, collecting sports memorabilia, golfing, biking and yes I'll admit it, professional wrestling. I am an avid sports fan as well and root for the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres, Houston Astros and Colgate University. Favorite charitable cause include The Resuce Mission of Utica, where I volunteer every Thanksgiving, and the Sitrin STARS Program. In addition to my daily newscasts, you can catch me co-hostng the CNY Travel Show every Sunday morning.
Picente Issues Travel Advisory For Oneida County
County Executive Anthony Picente has issued a travel advisory for Oneida County effective immediately.
Residents Living Near Sauquoit Creek In Whitesboro Urged To Evacuate
The Oneida County Department of Emergency Services is urging for residents in the Village of Whitesboro near the Sauquoit Creek to evacuate due to possible flooding.
Utica Schools Put On Lockout Following Shooting On Conkling Ave
Utica Police are investigating a shooting incident that happened this morning on the 1500 hundred block of Conkling Avenue.
Closings And Delays For Friday, January 5, 2018
School Closings and Delays for Friday, January 5th, 2017
Oneida City School District Responds To Threat
The Oneida City School District is responding to a potential threatening statement about Oneida High School that was posted on the social media platform, Snapchat this morning.
DiNapoli: DMV Needs To Crackdown On Unregistered Repair Shops
The New York State Department of Motors Vehicles has not done enough to crackdown on unregistered auto repair shops and inspection stations.
Marino Introduces New Jobs Law
Joined by local union leaders and workers at City Hall, Utica Councilman Joe Marino introduced legislation he says will bring good paying jobs to Utica
Additional Charges Filed In Oneida Meth Lab Investigation
Two men charged in connection with operating a major meth lab in the City of Oneida last week are facing more charges.
Brindisi Calls For Investigation Into Group Home Neglect
Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi is calling for a federal investigation into New York state's response to abuse and neglect allegations at a state-run group home in Rome.
Griffo Questions DMV For Giving Out Sunglasses Made in China
State Senator Joseph Griffo is questioning why the State Department of Motor Vehicles is giving out promotional sunglasses that are “Made in China.”
Major Meth Lab Busted In Oneida
The Madison County Sheriff's Office says it's busted a major meth lab operation on Canal Road in the City of Oneida.
Miracle Drawing Tickets Can Now Be Purchased Using Checks
Checks are now being accepted as payment for tickets to the Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare Foundation's $100,00 Miracle Drawing.