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WISE Helps Women Entrepreneurs

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By Mary Peters SYRACUSE (NCC News) – A local women’s career organization is making an impact.  WISE, which stands for Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship, has been changing women’s lives.  This program gives its participants access to resources to build or develop their company through mentor guidance in creating a business plan. Magaly Nobles-Marrero, a […]

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Business , Central New York , Community , History , Jobs , Transportation

200 Years of the Erie Canal

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By Stephen Armstrong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – You might walk right past it and never notice, but there’s part of a canal in Syracuse’s Clinton Square. Beside the fountain there are two sunken pits – they’ve been dug out to expose the Erie Canal stones found below. The Erie Canal cut right through Syracuse, splitting Clinton […]

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Agriculture , Business , Central New York , Community , Consumer , Environment , Jobs , Weather

NCC News at 4PM: Things Getting Heated in Dryden

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Solar energy is on the rise across the nation, and now – it could be a major player in Dryden as well.  However, one local farm’s proposed location for it’s solar energy has some community members up in arms. NCC News reporter Stephen Armstrong will have that story coming up on the NCC News 4:00 […]

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Coming Up on NCC News at 4:00

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Coming up on NCC News at 4:00: The TSA is at the Syracuse Hancock airport showing you travel tips to help keep you ahead of “the pack” this summer…. One Dryden farm is causing some heated debate in the community…. And we’ll tell you about the new law passed in New York that raises the required […]

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Sheep and Goat Dairy Gains a Foothold in Locke

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By Stephen Armstrong LOCKE, N.Y. (NCC News)  – There are more than half a million dairy cows in New York State. They were the biggest contributors to the nearly $15 billion of milk produced in the state last year. The 13,700 dairy goats in New York State are a small fraction of that equation, compared to […]

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The Positivity Project
Central New York , Education , Jobs

CNY Schools aim to bring positivity to classrooms

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By Brianna Adams SYRACUSE, N.Y.—The Positivity Project held a seminar for central new York teachers today at Whitman School of Management. Teachers were immersed in lessons and exercises to gain the resources to bring positivity into their classrooms. Many schools were represented including Syracuse city schools and Fayetteville-Manlius schools. Teachers were on a mission to […]

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Coming up today on NCC News at 4:45pm

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The top stories for today… Mayor Miner is consistent in her opposition to tax breaks for Destiny USA. She says that the mall has taken too much advantage of the city’s generosity.p. A local restaurant is training its employees to find future jobs. Dunkin’ Donuts is hosting a fundraiser. An initiative contributing to help eradicating hunger. Trump’s […]

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Baby Care Centers at NYSF

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By Madelyn Urabe SYRACUSE, N. Y. (NCC News) — The New York State Fair will have baby care centers built throughout the fair complex for this upcoming summer event. There are four centers in total. The building’s exterior were delivered to the fair grounds late last week, according to a New York State Fair spokesman. […]

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Central New York , Community , Government , History , holiday , International , Jobs , Politics

International Women’s Day Rally Coming to Syracuse University

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By Madelyn Urabe SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- Wednesday is International Women’s Day. Across the globe, demonstrations, rallies, and strikes will be held to create awareness for international women’s rights. Here at Syracuse University, the Coalition for Justice organization will be holding a rally on the quad on Wednesday afternoon. The rally will allow students, and those in […]

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Business , Central New York , Community , History , Jobs , Sports , Spring 2017

Manny’s Changes Game Plan After Basketball Seasons End

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By Madelyn Urabe SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- Businesses like Manny’s rely on the university’s basketball team performances for their marketing sales. With both the men’s and women’s seasons over, Manny’s is starting their search to find new ways to boost sales. Manny’s, which has been located on Marshall Street since 1949, is the oldest store on the block. The store primarily sells […]

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Mayor Miner aims to Replace Aging Infrastructure

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By Elijah Shama SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — At a press conference today Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, flanked by a coalition of support agencies, announced her goal of replacing the city’s aging pipes. Mayor Miner stressed that “We cannot afford to wait; our communities depend on reliable, affordable access to clean water, good roads, and functional […]

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Business , Central New York , Community , Jobs , Technology

Northland Communications Looks For Company Improvement, Not a Ranking

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By Anthony Mazzini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Northland Communications in Syracuse was named the 21st best company to work for in New York this year out of 46 companies in the small/medium company category based on results released Wednesday at a dinner in Albany. However, according to Northland’s President Jim McCarthy, the feedback from employee surveys is […]

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