Kathryn Robinson's Articles

Central New York, International, Public Safety, Transportation

New York State Takes Precautions Following Brussels Attacks

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By Kathryn Robinson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Governor Andrew Cuomo put added security measures into place Tuesday following the terror attacks in Brussels.  While there was no credible threat to the state, Cuomo directed law enforcement officials across the state to step up security at high-profile locations, including airports, bridges, tunnels and mass transit systems. Syracuse Hancock […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Environment

Indoor Farming Could Create Jobs for Central New York

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By Kathryn Robinson PULASKI, N.Y. (NCC News) — The potential for indoor farming could mean hundreds of new jobs for Cayuga and Onondaga counties. The Central New York Regional Economic Development Council’s proposal for Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $1.5 billion Upstate Revitalization Initiative includes $50 million towards boosting the region’s agricultural output. The council said they expect that […]

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Trouble Strikes in Albany

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By Kathryn Robinson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Legislators in Albany may have an agenda other than a political one.  William Fitzpatrick, Co-Chair of the Moreland Commission and Onondaga County District Attorney, explained how the demise of the commission has revealed what some New York State legislators may be doing with their finances. How pay-to-play arrangements […]

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Kids are Fooling Parents with Facebook


By Kathryn Robinson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Rick Trunfio from the DA’s office has startling news for parents regarding what their kids may be doing online. “I know a lot of kids have the dummy Facebook accounts for their parents and their relatives and then they have their real Facebook accounts or other social […]

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