Zachary Staton's Articles

Central New York, Public Safety, Weather

Storm Causes 14,000 Homes and Businesses to Lose Power

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By Zach Staton SYRACUSE (NCC News) – What usually is a little summer rain turned into a dangerous storm. Monday’s thunderstorm left nearly 14,000 homes and businesses in Central New York without power.  According to syracuse.com, Onondaga County 911 received over 100 phone calls about uprooted trees and knocked down various telephone poles. “Two specific areas […]

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Central New York, Community, Sports

Syracuse Football “Lift for Life” Inspired by Former Captain

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By Zach Staton SYRACUSE (NCC News) – In 2010, former Syracuse University football team captain Rob Long was diagnosed with anaplastic astrocytoma, a rare form of brain cancer. Though he later beat the disease, it made a lasting impact on the football program, inspiring the players to fight for causes they were passionate about. Next Wednesday, […]

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