Paola Figueroa's Articles

Central New York

Dewitt Homicide Suspect in Custody

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The body of Rena Tindell was found at a Dewitt Motel 6 stabbed to death Tuesday morning. At a conference today the Onondaga Sheriff’s department identified Keith Lobdell as the suspect. The two had known each other for roughly 6 years. Lobdell faces second-degree Murder,  third-degree Criminal Possession […]

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Central New York

Helping Hounds Needs Your Help

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Helping Hounds, a rescue dog shelter located outside of ShoppingTown Mall takes in dogs from all over the country. The non-for-profit shelter is supported solely on donations, fundraisers, and adoption fees. The shelter rescues dogs from Texas and Alabama that are placed in high kill shelters. With transports coming to […]

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Business, Central New York, Consumer, food, Health

Starbucks to Release Gluten-Free and Vegan Options in 2017

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Coffee Giant Starbucks has announced that it will be introducing Gluten-Free and Vegan options this coming year to its menu. Both lifestyle changes have grown in popularity over the past 10 years. While a Gluten-free diet has long been a treatment for Celiac’s Disease, which is spurs the immune […]

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Business, Central New York, Jobs, Technology, tourism, Transportation

CNY Tax Payer’s Reaction To Airport Revitalization Initiative

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Syracuse Common Council Monday unanimously passed a segment of governor Andrew Cuomo’s Upstate Airport Revitalization Initiative that would renovate the Syracuse Hancock International Airport. According to the Council agenda, the total cost will not exceed $48.8 million with most of the funding coming from the state. Onondaga […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, International, tourism

With Love, A Restaurant That Is Here For More Than Dinner

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — While being Syracuse’s only Pakistani restaurant, With Love differentiates itself in more ways than one. The restaurant is a product of Onondaga Community College and aims to create a workplace that puts students in the position to walk out with real occupational experience. The restaurants entire staff, from […]

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