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Religion

Syracuse Rabbi Comments on Fraternity Video

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By John Licinio SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — As the controversy surrounding remarks made by members of a local fraternity continues, a rabbi comments on the video itself and the connection between the Jewish community and Syracuse University. Syracuse University banned the Theta Tau engineering fraternity from their campus after a video emerged last month […]

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Central New York

Upstate Radiothon Raises $165,000 For Local Children’s Hospital

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By John Licinio SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Upstate Foundation held a radiothon last week to support the Upstate Galisano Children’s Hospital. According to the Director of Development and Communications at Upstate Galisano Children’s Hospital and the Upstate Foundation, Toni Gary, this year’s radiothon raised over $165,000 for the hospital, surpassing last year’s number […]

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Government, Health, Syracuse

Local Disability Advocate Speaks Out Against ADA Reform Act

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Click the Play button above to hear the Coordinator of Syracuse University’s Disability Cultural Center’s remarks on the ADA Education and Reform Act. By John Licinio SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The upcoming ADA Education and Reform Act has come under fire recently from disability advocates, who allege that the bill will disadvantage disabled individuals […]

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