Feature Articles

Agriculture , Central New York , Environment , Feature , Spring 2017

Spring Brings New Life to Roses and Rosarians Alike

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Chris Lucey SYRACUSE, N.Y (NCC News) — Just because Carl Grillo walked away from a 35-year career of saving others as a Syracuse Firefighter, didn’t mean he wanted to stop serving others. Once Grillo made the decision to step down, he committed to helping the Syracuse Rose Society maintain the E.M. Mills Rose Garden outside […]

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Business , Central New York , Consumer , Feature , Seniors , Spring 2017

SU Senior Prints Mark in Jewelry Business

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By Jamie Weiss SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  During her third year at Syracuse University, Talley Larkin, an industrial design student from Rhode Island, was exposed to all aspects of 3D printing. After falling in love with the ability to print any design, Larkin decided to spend her summer in Berlin, training to become even more […]

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Central New York , Community , Feature , Sports , Spring 2017

OrangeAbility Helps to make CNY Community Inclusive to all

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By Kevin Ryans SYRACUSE, NY (NCC NEWS)— A student organization at Syracuse University is on a mission to help the disabled feel comfortable and included. It’s called OrangeAbililty. The event this past weekend brought disabled people to the SU campus to welcome them as an integral part of the central New York community. About 200 […]

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Arts , Business , Central New York , Community , Consumer , Crime , Education , Feature , Government , Jobs , safety , Sports , Things to do , tourism , Transportation , Weather

Syracuse by the Numbers

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Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2017 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Similar to explainer journalism produced by professionals, these stories clarify the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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Central New York , Community , Education , Feature , Government , International

Trump’s Policies Motivate CNY Women To Fight For Their Safety


By Angelica Rodriguez Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) – Some minorities are looking for ways to overcome fear and uncertainty based on recent federal policies. Here in Syracuse, several Muslim women are taking self-defense classes because they feel like bigger targets for hate this year. The Syracuse Cultural Center hosted for the first time a self-defense class for […]

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Community , Environment , Feature , International , Non-profit

Student Veteran Explains Inspiration Behind Starting International Non-Profit

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By Abby Budiman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University student Brian Kam is the founder of Thrive Projects, a non-profit organization that aims to bring simple solutions to big energy problems in Nepal. Kam claimed that, “Sometimes the greatest good comes from the simplest solutions, and at Thrive Projects we found one of those.” […]

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