The grill master at Seneca’s Shipyard Days welcome burger said the event was well on its way Wednesday to serving more than 100 burgers and at least 48 hot dogs. It kicked off the village’s four-day festival commemorating its World War II history as a site of LST shipyards.






A multi-unit fire of cabins at Grand Bear Resort in Utica drew firefighters from as far as Grundy, Will and Kendall counties. There were no injuries, but at least seven cabin structures containing four different areas were considered damaged.