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Drivers Without Handicapped Permits Parking In Handicapped Spots In Syracuse

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Video Transcript: Handicapped Parking By Saniya More SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –  Handicapped people are struggling to park their cars because drivers without handicapped passes are taking their reserved spots. Accessible parking spots are designed to make it possible for people with disabilities to park in public spaces with ease. The parking spots are convenient because […]

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Feature, Sports, Syracuse, Things to do

Syracuse Crunch Player Overcomes Career-Threatening Knee Surgeries

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Video Transcript: My Story Script By Anthony Mazzini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Like basketball, soccer or track, hockey is a sport that requires strong, healthy knees to keep up with the demands of skating, stopping and turning. But what happens when that ability is taken away from you? For Jonne Tammela of the Syracuse Crunch, it […]

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Community, Feature

World Down Syndrome Day

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By Josh Rosenblatt SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Today, March 21st, is World Down Syndrome Day. The condition affects one in 200 people. All over the world, people wear crazy socks to show their support and bring people together. One local family, the Yoders, has lived in Syracuse for ten years. They say that having two children […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Developmental Issue, Education, Feature, Technology

Is There A Solution To Over Consumption Of Our Phones

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By James Groh SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) In the 21st century, cellphone usage has grown considerably. “I use my phone from the moment I wake up when I’m walking to class in class which I shouldn’t when I’m eating when I’m walking to class so basically every minute of the day,” Syracuse student, Alexis Ho said. […]

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Pat Penfield sits on top of Baldwinsville Central School District Sign (c) 2017 Pat Penfield
Central New York, Community, Education, Feature, Government, Politics

Eighteen-Year-Old Baldwinsville Grad Runs for Board of Education

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Video transcript: Farrell PKG1 Script REVISED   By Tommy Farrell Baldwinsville, N.Y. (NCC News) —Pat Penfield announced his candidacy for the Baldwinsville Central School District’s Board of Education on January 25. Penfield graduated from Baker High School in Baldwinsville last year and is currently a freshman at Syracuse University. “I have lived in Baldwinsville for […]

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Central New York, Community, Feature

Syracuse man’s story inspires community to feed homeless

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Video transcript: VENKATARAMAN FEEDING HOMELESS by Karthik Venkataraman (NCC News)– It’s hard to hit the reset button on your life, but for one Syracuse man, it’s what’s he had to do to save himself from death. Every Saturday for more than two years, Al-Amin Muhammad’s organization We Rise Above the Streets has delivered hundreds of […]

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Feature, Sexual Assault, Syracuse

Newhouse Military Student Overcomes Traumatic Childhood Experience

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Video Transcript: MyStoryScript By Anthony Mazzini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications offers a program to active military men and women to learn more about media and journalism. The program includes members of all branches of the military, and one of this year’s Military Motion Media students is Sarah Ruiz, […]

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Central New York, Community, Feature, Fundraiser

Auburn community helps ‘trim’ the cost of 12-year-old fighting cancer

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Video Transcript: STORY By: Brooke Meenachan, AUBURN, N.Y. (NCC News) – Twelve-year-old Logan Bell is known for his hairstyles. “He’s always been about his hair. He’s very trendy. He wants the latest and greatest styles,” his hairstylist, Heather Young, said. About three months ago, Young shared a new hairstyle she saw on Facebook with Logan’s mom to see […]

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