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Central New York, Community

Shonnard Street Boys & Girls Club Celebrates Gym Re-Opening

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Audio Transcript: BrooksGymReopening By Naiya Brooks SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Shonnard Street Boys and Girls Club opened the doors to the brand new Eaton Crouse Hinds Gymnasium yesterday. Eaton Crouse Hinds has had a long-standing partnership with Syracuse Basketball Coach Jim Boehim and his wife, Juli. With the support of the Boeheims, Eaton Crouse-Hinds fully-funded […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Things to do

Syracuse Nationals Car Show Returns to the New York State Fairgrounds

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Click the play button above to learn about the economic impact of the Syracuse Nationals on the region Audio transcript: LaRowe assignment 2A wrap car show By Jonathan LaRowe SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – The Syracuse Nationals car show will return to the New York State Fairgrounds this weekend. The event will run from Friday through […]

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Business, Central New York, Feature

Construction is a Road Block to Business on Marshall Street

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Are the on going Marshall Street construction projects affecting local businesses? Click play to learn more. Audio transcript:Construction on Marshall Street Transcript By Sam Carter SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Every year at the end of May, many of Syracuse University’s more than 22 thousand students leave the Syracuse area. This mass migration of young people […]

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Central New York, Government, Health, Syracuse

New York Permits Marijuana as Opioid Replacement

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Click play to learn more about how local healthcare providers are impacted by a new policy that allows opioids to be replaced with marijuana. Audio Transcript: Opioid Replacement By Erron Franklin SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) —  New York State enacted a new policy that allows medical marijuana to be prescribed to patients in lieu of opioids to […]

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Arts, Central New York, Consumer, Feature, Technology

Mackenzie-Childs Pulls off Another Barn Sale Despite Technology Issues

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  Listen here to find out why one shopper has been coming to the barn sale for a decade.  Audio transcript: Ten Years of Mackenzie Childs_Natalie Maier By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Technology issues made for a difficult check-out process at this weekend’s Mackenzie-Childs Barn Sale. Tens of thousands of shoppers descended upon Aurora […]

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Central New York, Community

Four Non-Profits Provide Free Legal Help to Central New Yorkers’

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Att Click here to hear about Volunteer Lawyers Project! Audio Transcript: Volunteer Lawyers Project, A. Williams   By Alazia Williams SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— Some Syracuse residents now know where to go for free legal help. That is because several legal organizations have joined forces to protect people who cannot afford an attorney. Volunteer Lawyers Project […]

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Central New York

A Syracuse Business is Helping Residents Breathe Easier with Halotherapy

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Click the Play button above to find out how some Syracuse residents find relief from respiratory problems.  Audio transcript: Halotherapy in Syracuse By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — Respiratory problems can be hard to manage. Often when we think of relief we head straight for over the counter medication. But one Syracuse business offers a way […]

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Central New York, Entertainment, Syracuse

Destiny USA’s Summer Fun Pass Offers New Entertainment Options

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Click here to find out more about Summer Fun Pass.   Audio Transcript: Summer Fun Pass Wrap   By Malika-Budur Kalila  SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Last month, Destiny USA started its Summer Fun Pass program, offering visitors more options this year. Through the program, people can pick any four activities out of 29 provided venues, including […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Things to do

Upstate New Yorkers Gather in Clay to Play Trading Card Games

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  Click the Play button above to learn more about “Magic” player Colton Squadrito. Audio Transcript: Trading Cards in Upstate New York – Dallas Jackson  By Dallas Jackson CLAY, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Larger Than Life Comics and Toys was first established in 2011. The store is home to a large inventory of books, cards, collectibles and apparel. Many […]

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Central New York, Community, Non-profit, Poverty, Religion, Syracuse

More Than 300 Volunteers Come to CNY for 1st ‘Workcamp’

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By Tommy Farrell SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The 1st Annual Syracuse Workcamp is taking place until June 30th with more than 300 teenagers from six states to help repair homes for the elderly, disabled, as well as low-income families. The one-week program is sponsored by the Group Mission Trips in Fort Collins, Colorado and the […]

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Summer Food Service