Joshua Widman's Articles

Central New York, Sports, Syracuse Chiefs

Potential Rule Changes Pose a Threat to Major League Baseball

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Click the play button above to hear what other baseball fans from my hometown and I think about these new proposals. Audio Transcript:New MLB rule proposals By Josh Widman SYRACUSE, N.Y.(NCC News) — Baseball has been in existence for nearly two centuries, and the game could be headed toward drastic changes. For years, Major League Baseball […]

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Central New York, Education

Young and old work together in Syracuse city school classrooms

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Click the play button above to hear about Foster Grandparents in Syracuse. Audio Transcript: Foster Grandparents By Josh Widman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Experience meets youth in Syracuse city schools thanks to Foster Grandparents. Foster Grandparents is a federally funded program that has been operating since 1965. This program is a part of Peace International. Peace […]

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Central New York, Sports

CNY residents share anxiety over SU basketball’s bubble status

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Click the play button above to hear Central New York residents’ thoughts on Syracuse’s NCCA tournament chances. Audio Transcript: SU’s tournament chances By Joshua Widman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — It’s going to be another nervous Selection Sunday for Orange fans. After missing the NCAA tournament a season ago, Syracuse is 19-12, including an 8-10 record in […]

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