Cameron Tirado's Articles

Central New York, Community, Education, Food, Health, Poverty, Syracuse

Hot Meals at the Local Boys and Girls Clubs Help Fight Hunger

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  Click the play button to learn how one local, nonprofit is serving its community in more ways than one with daily meals. Audio Transcript: Syracuse Food Shortage   By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Beef stroganoff, salad and sliced pears were on the menu for Monday night’s dinner at the Central Village Boys and […]

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Central New York, Community, Food, Government

Syracuse’s Meals on Wheels Doesn’t Have Federal Funds for All Who Need Food

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  Click here to learn how the largest Meals on Wheels in Onondaga County plans to serve more meals.  Audio Transcript: A2_MealsOnWheels_CT By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Green and blue are the colors for Meals on Wheels, but, this past year, Meals on Wheels of Syracuse was a bit blue over some green. The local […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Government, Syracuse, Weather

Syracuse Finds New Snow Removal Solutions Through a Local Contest

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  Click the play button above to learn how Mayor Ben Walsh originally struggled to use the data. Audio Transcript: Civic Hackathon Transcript By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Oswego, New York native Michael G. Phillips is no stranger to the snow, but he was unfamiliar with the type of data he used to […]

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Central New York, Government, Politics

SU Professor Says Mass Shootings Strengthen NRA Supporters

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  Click the play button above to learn how mass shootings affect NRA members Audio Transcript: NRA Future Transcript By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –In response to the Parkland shooting just a few weeks ago, companies such as Dick’s Sporting Goods and Walmart have put more restrictions on firearm sales. One local family-owned-and-operated store, Ra-Lin […]

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