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The Holidays Would Not Be The Same in CNY Without Volunteers

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By Erica Pieschke SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –  It’s that time of year again and the community is eager to help provide a happy holiday for those less fortunate. The Salvation Army of Syracuse is collecting donations and bringing in more volunteers in order to make this happen. The Christmas Bureau is an event put […]

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Central New York, Community, holiday, Non-profit, Seniors, Syracuse, Things to do

Nonprofit Organizations are Taking Advantage of Giving Tuesday to show their work in CNY

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By Rafael Freitas, SYRACUSE, N.Y (NCC News) – After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday has become a new tradition in the United States. It is a movement to create an international day of giving at the beginning of the Christmas and holiday season. In 2016, more than 40,000 nonprofits around the world raised over $168 million from 1.5 million […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, holiday, Syracuse

Online Shopping Takes It’s Toll On Stores All Across The Nation This Holiday Season

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By Natalie Mooney SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)—It’s the most wonderful time of the year and along with the eggnog and jingle bells comes the ups and downs of holiday shopping.  Stores all across the country have seen an increase in traffic since Black Friday and that traffic is expected to continue as we get deeper […]

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Central New York, Community, holiday, Non-profit, Syracuse

Local Organization Is Looking For Donations This Giving Tuesday

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By Colleen Callander SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday may be over, but Tuesday marks yet another day with an incentive to spend money this holiday season. Giving Tuesday is a worldwide, online movement. On November 28, Syracuse Habitat for Humanity will join thousands of people across the globe […]

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Central New York, Consumer, holiday, Transportation

Thanksgiving Travel Plans

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By Thomas Vielkind SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Airlines for America, a trade organization for U.S. airlines, predicts 28.5 million people will be flying this thanksgiving, which is a three percent increase from last year.  Statistics like these, however, do not bother Syracuse sophomore Spencer Krimsky. “I mean the Syracuse airport is never that busy, but […]

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Syracuse University Prepares for Veterans Day Celebrations

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Listen here to find out about some of this year’s new additions to Veteran’s Day at SU. by Gabrielle Caracciolo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — This year Syracuse University’s Office of Veteran and Military Affiars is bringing in new aspects to their annual Veteran’s Day celebrations. Director of Communications Stephanie Salanger says these new additions begin with Command […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, food, holiday

Food Bank of CNY Program Gives Grocery Store Customers a Chance to Donate

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Hear Price Chopper customer Les Ashby’s thoughts on the Check Out Hunger promotion being provided in some CNY grocery stores this Fall season. By Cassondra Balkin SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Dozens of people filed in and out of the Price Chopper on Erie Boulevard on this Wednesday morning, pushing carts filled with everything from apples to […]

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Central New York, food, Health, holiday, Syracuse

Halloween Candy: Treat for Kids, Trick for Dogs

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By Rafael Freitas, SYRACUSE, N.Y (NCC News) – Halloween is a holiday where parents and kids have a lot of fun  trick-or-treating through their neighborhoods and collecting candy all over the place. The problem is what happens next. Kids sometimes leave their big amount of candy spread trough their houses, something that is very dangerous for dogs. […]

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SU Officials Not Worried About Halloween Partying

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By Claudia Bellofatto SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)-   Ah, Halloween. When most people plan for the spooky holiday, they think about candy and costumes. College students? Candy, costumes and alcohol. Most college students dress up and party a whole week before the actual day of Halloween. While partying in college is common, Syracuse University student Nicole Weaving […]

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