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526. Boilermaker: Boilermaker is a world-class 15K & 5K road race where runners compete for thousands of dollars in prize money. It i...  
527. Brewery, The: Yes, it's the Matt Brewing Company, but the beers are actually branded and sold as Sarnac Beers.  
528. State, The: "The State" is the popular name for the Utica Psychiatric Center (also known as the Utica State Hospital). The Stat...  
529. Adrian Terrace: This is one of Utica's oldest project housing. Adrian Terrace is located on Armory Drive in East Utica just off of ...  
530. MVCC: Mohawk Valley Community College. It’s the college where you see 90% of the people you graduated high school with. T...  
531. Washington Courts: This was one of Utica Project housing that was located behind the Auditorium. Most of the buildings were finally to...  
532. Rosa's: Located just off of the Parkway, Rosa's is one of the best Italian Restaurants in the city and everything on the me...  
533. Pizza Classic: Located on Genesse Street almost across from APAC. Great pizza, calzones & wings. Along with many other Italian dis...  
534. Delmonico's Steakhouse: An upscale steakhouse located on Genesse St in North Utica. The food is wonderful and the atmosphere is entertainin...  
535. East Side: The East Side is the old Polish part of Buffalo. Today it is predominantly African-American.  
536. North Buffalo: North Buffalo is home to a huge number of Italian-Americans. Every July it's host to Italian Heritage Festival.  
537. South Buffalo: South Buffalo is a predominantly Irish-American neighborhood. Once home to several steel mills, South Buffalo has s...  
538. Upper West Side: An extremely multicultural part of Buffalo, home to large groups of immigrants from East Africa, the Middle East, L...  
539. Tonawanda: Meaning "swift water" in Iroquois, the name Tonawanda is used in the proper names of three different places in the ...  
540. University at Buffalo: Formerly the University OF Buffalo, the University AT Buffalo is part of the State University of New York (SUNY) sy...  
 
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Dubbed "Touchdown Jesus" by Notre Dame alumni, "The Word of Life," constructed by Millard Sheets, is a mural on the face of the university's Hesburgh Library. Easily viewed from the football stadium, the piece features the looming figure of the resurrected Jesus with arms raised like a referee signaling a touchdown.

The young woman who serves as Minnesota's state dairy princess wears the title of Princess Kay of the Milky Way, a name selected in a Department of Agriculture contest over fifty years ago. Princess Kay is crowned each August the night before the opening of the Minnesota State Fair, and she makes appearances not only during the Fair's 12-day run, but all year long. She is generally the daughter of dairy farmers. While at the fair, both Princess Kay and the runner-ups sit in a refrigerator in the Empire Commons building and have a replica of their head sculpted out of butter.

Funny nickname for the Pac-10 athletic conference. It's Pac-1 because USC rarely has a legitimate contender for the conference title.

Notorious nearly right angle turn on Interstate 90 in the southeastern section of downtown.

Minnesota bars, particularly those Northeast Minneapolis are known for their meat raffles. Typically run by a charity, raffle tickets usually sell for $1 apiece and winners get to choose their cut of meat.