Michelle Houston's Articles

Central New York

Barbecue on Syracuse South Side Prepares Students for School

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Click the player above to hear more about the annual barbecue. Audio transcript: Backpack Drive script By Michelle Houston Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)–  The countdown has begun for the first day of school. Students are expected to be fully equipped with essential school supplies. While school supplies are important for classes, some families can’t afford to […]

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Central New York, Community

Wish-Cycling Ruins Recycling Process in Onondaga County

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Audio transcript: Wish-Cycling script Click the player above to see why you should think twice before tossing something in a bin. By Michelle Houston, Syracuse N.Y. (NCC News)– While recycling is going well in Onondaga County, Department of Public Works Deputy Commissioner, Ann Fordock says there is always room for improvement. According to Onondaga County Resource Recovery […]

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Central New York

Rescue Mission Makes Room for More

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Click the player above to hear about how Rescue Mission project will tackle its problems.  Audio transcript: Final-Wrap-Rescue-Mission.pdf By Michelle Houston Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)—  The Rescue Mission is raising nearly $6 million for a renovation project. It involves improvements in the food service and culinary education center. There will be a new kitchen and a […]

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