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Business

Congressman John Katko Wants to Increase Tourism in Central New York

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By Kali Fisher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — More than 30 businesses met with Congressman John Katko on Wednesday to discuss ways to increase tourism in the Central New York region. Visit Syracuse President David Holder said tourism brings in approximately $1.2 billion to the area and employs about 25,000 individuals. Katko highlighted Syracuse’s professional sports teams including […]

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Education, Government

Army Secretary John McHugh Visits Syracuse University

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By Kali Fisher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – On Thursday former Congressman and current Army Secretary, John McHugh visited Syracuse University and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families(IVMF). McHugh is the second official from Obama’s Administration to visit Syracuse in the past three months. Back in March Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter also visited Syracuse […]

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Central New York

Hope Exists for Iraq Veteran

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By Kali Fisher, BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (NCC News) – In 2004, Rick Yarosh enlisted in the United States Army. He said he realized he hadn’t done anything for his country and more importantly for himself. By 2006 Yarosh was deployed over to Iraq just south of Baghdad. Injuries It was while he was on patrol that his tank was hit […]

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Government

Syracuse Mosque Reacts to ISIS

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By: Kali Fisher, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)- The fighting over in Iraq and Syria isn’t something new to the Middle East or America. It’s something that has gone on for years but only recently did it start escalating again. For the past four months the U.S. has been fighting what many refer to as ISIS or […]

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Health

Dazzle Boutique Opens Second Location

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By: Kali Fisher, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)- It’s the month for pink and Dazzle Boutique who recently opened their second location at Upstate University Cancer Center is kicking it off with a grand opening next Thursday, October 9th. Lois Ross, owner of Dazzle Boutique started the business four years ago. “Along the way I decided I […]

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