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High School Sports In Central New York May Be Delayed Due To A Contract Disputre

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By: Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The start of the fall high school sports season is less than three weeks away in Central New York.  However, there is an ongoing contract dispute which could delay it. Section III Athletics and the New York State Certified Football Officials Association (NYSCFO) have been engaged in […]

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Students With Autism Discover New Talents at Circus Camp

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Click play to hear how one local theater company is helping children with autism spectrum disorder find new talents and make new friends. Audio Transcript:Open Hand Inclusion Program Transcript By Natalie Maier, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Participating in extracurricular activities can sometimes be difficult for children with autism spectrum disorder. Open Hand Theatre Company is […]

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Syracuse Theater Group Is Letting Their Art Speak Up For Them

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By Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Young people have been mobilizing all around the country and speaking out against gun violence. In Syracuse, a teenage performance group called The Media Unit is using their art speak out about recent events. The Media Unit is putting on a production called “Enough is Enough.” Students […]

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‘Diet Culture’ is Causing Eating Disorders

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Click play to hear more about why eating disorder specialists think ‘diet culture’ can be dangerous.  Audio Transcript: Eating Disorders Caused by ‘Diet Culture’ By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – More than 214,000 people have signed an online petition to stop Netflix’s show “Insatiable.” Those who have signed feel the show contains triggers for people […]

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Syracuse Public Library Offers Summer Program for Local Teens

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Press play to find out what programs could be available to your students this summer.  Audio transcript: Library Wrap Transcript By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — One of the Syracuse public libraries have been hosting a series of educational events this summer. Students of all ages can attend these programs, but one of them is […]

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“Jerry Rescue” Mural Causes A Stir

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By Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (N-C-C News) —   An historic mural is causing controversy at the Marriott Downtown Syracuse.  The “Jerry Rescue” mural has been in the hotel since the 1940’s, but, it is now raising new questions about cultural sensitivity in art. Some hotel guests have complained about the mural’s depiction of a […]

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Get Crafty This Weekend at Nationally Recognized AmeriCU Art Festival

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Click Play to hear the details regarding Syracuse’s famous arts and crafts show.  Audio transcript: AmeriCU Art Show By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — The 48th annual AmeriCU Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival is this weekend at Columbus Circle. Attendees can expect to see vendors selling photography, ceramics, sculpture, and much more. The communications coordinator for […]

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Nationals Family Before Cars

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Click the play button above to hear Syracuse Nationals Car Show Owner Rob O’Connor’s opinion about the event Audio Transcript: Rob O’Connor on Nationals By Jose Lara SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –  The Syracuse Nationals Car Show took place last weekend. The largest Car Show in the Northeast was celebrated for the 19th time and more than 80 thousand […]

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Didgeridoos and Australian Culture Inspire the Youth

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Click the play button above to learn about Didgeridoo Down Under educating central New York about Aboriginal Australian culture. Audio Transcript:Didgeridoo Down Under with Rob Thomas. By Ashtyn Hiron MCGRAW, N.Y. (NCC News) — Didgeridoo Down Under performed one of many interactive and educational shows on their tour through central New York this summer. Identifying […]

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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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