Alexandria Bennett's Articles

Arts, Central New York, Community, Education

A Challenge at a Local Library Highlights the Importance of Connecting

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: The Great American Read By Alexandria Bennett, LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC News) — As part of The Great American Read Series, the Art and Writing Challenge kicks off this week at the Liverpool Public Library. The Great American Read is an eight-part television and online series that is designed to […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Community, Environment, Food, Health, Non-profit

A Local Farm has Solutions to Continue Access to Fresh Foods Amid Food Stamp Sales Shutdown

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: The Shutdown of Food Stamp Sales on Farmers Markets By Alexandria Bennett SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Farmers markets will lose the ability to process food stamp sales on August 31st. Novo Dia Group is a service provider that farmers markets use to process food stamp sales. The provider […]

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Central New York, Community, Poverty

Improvement In Housing Stability Is Underway For CNY Residents

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: Housing Stability in Syracuse By Alexandria Bennett — Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The City of Syracuse’s Innovation Team develops solutions to the most pressing problems in Syracuse. This year, one of the team’s priorities is to combat housing instability within Central New York. According to the i-team, housing instability is […]

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Central New York, Environment, Weather

A Familiar Weather Pattern Could Possibly Bring Flooding To CNY

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: Familiar Weather Pattern By Alexandria Bennett, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The weather pattern this week is the same weather pattern that caused a historic flood in Central New York years ago.  According to the National Weather Service, two systems are coming together now that reflect the weather that brought […]

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Community, Consumer, Education, Non-profit

Local Chapter Of Mental Illness Organization Adds Health Care Provider Database For Patients

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  Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: Minority Mental Health By Alexandria Bennett SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. A local organization is bringing awareness to trends of mental illness in minorities and what is being done to cure the stigma of mental health in minorities here in Central […]

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