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New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo Proposes New Legislation on Accessing Employee’s Salary History

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Governor Andrew Cuomo announced new legislation on Tuesday that employers will be banned from asking about future employee’s salary history, which according to Governor Cuomo, helps address the pay gap between men and women. “The gender pay gap exists across the economic spectrum, across all industries, and can follow women throughout their entire careers,” Governor […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Government, Jobs, Manufacturing

Trump’s Tariff Will Have Implications for Local Syracuse Businesses

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By James Groh Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — President Trump’s proposed aluminum and steel tariff is going to have local effects. “If it keeps moving, when we bid something a couple weeks later or a month later if we did get it, we could eat the extra money we didn’t know that it would increase again,” […]

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Prices for Activities Around Syracuse are Nearing an Increase

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By Sean Robson SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) —Syracuse’s Common Council is looking to implement legislation that would increase prices for activities and hobbies around the city. Syracuse hasn’t seen a fluctuation in prices of these sorts in nearly 10-15 years, which supports the city government’s reasoning. Ice skaters, golfers and hobby enthusiasts will need to […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Jobs

Local Hiring Event Could Lead to Job Placement For Up to 30 People

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Click play to learn why hundreds of Central New Yorkers were at a grocery warehouse center in Tully Wednesday.  Audio transcript: AldiHiringEvent By Hailey René, TULLY, N.Y. (NCC News) — Unemployed Central New Yorkers were hopeful on Wednesday, as nearly 400 people filled out applications at the Aldi Distribution Center’s hiring event in Tully.  The grocery chain […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Jobs, Non-profit, Workforce Development

On Point For College Hosts First Women’s Speaker At New Location

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Click the Play button above to find out why On Point for College chose 488 West Onondaga Street as its new location.  Audio Transcript: OnPointMove By J.D. Raucci SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse’s branch of On Point for College is known for helping low-income students get into and succeed in college. However, it’s also a way […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Jobs, Leadership, Manufacturing, Syracuse

MACNY Event Stresses Business Leadership

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Click the play button above to learn more about leadership and its importance Audio Transcript: Khelil_MACNY By Anthony Khelil SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–The Manufacturers Association of Central New York’s (MACNY) Chief Leadership Officer David Freund is hosting a supervisory leadership day at the MACNY headquarters on Feb. 6th at 12:30 p.m. Freund has been providing supervisory […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Developmental Issue, Jobs, Poverty, Syracuse

Syracuse Nonprofit Addresses the City’s Economy

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By Stefan Oliva SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) – Greening USA is a Syracuse nonprofit that works on issues such as strengthening local economies and creating sustainable communities. The organization held an event on Dec. 8 that was open to the public to present the trends about Central New York’s economy, as well as Syracuse’s. The […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Government, Jobs, Poverty, race, Syracuse

Syracuse Citizens Give Their Thoughts on Syracuse’s Black Poverty Problem

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By Calvin Dudley SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- The Century Foundation recently reported Syracuse has the highest concentration of Black poverty of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in the country. In 2000, nine Syracuse neighborhoods were deemed “extremely impoverished” meaning 40 percent or more of the population lives in poverty. Today, almost 30 of these neighborhoods exist, […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Government, Jobs, Syracuse, Things to do

Renovations are in the Works for Syracuse Neighborhood

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Matt St. Jean SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse’s North Side neighborhood is line for some major upgrades. The Syracuse Neighborhood and Business Development department is in the process of applying for a five million dollar grant from Restore New York.  If approved, they plan using the money to rehabilitate vacant and rundown buildings. “It would […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Jobs

Online Shopping is forcing CNY Shops to change their Game Plan

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By Jose Cuevas Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The economic landscape is quickly changing as more and more people are shopping online instead of visiting traditional stores, otherwise known as “Brick and Mortar stores.” Cyber Monday broke records this year as it yielded $6.59 billion dollars in contrast to the $5 billion generated by Black Friday sales. […]

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Central New York, Government, Jobs, Syracuse, Transportation

Syracuse Airport Renovations May Not Draw In New Airlines

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Tune in to find out why airport renovations may not exactly bring in the new airlines and flights people want. By Zachary Levine SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse Hancock International is currently undergoing major renovations and modernization. The $45 million upgrade comes as New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is looking Upstate with his revitalization […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, food, Jobs, Syracuse

Syracuse Restaurant Teaches the Recipe for Success

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By Frank DeLuca SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – One teaching restaurant in Syracuse is helping people get back into the workforce. With Love opened on Salina Street last December, and works with the Workforce Development program at Onondaga Community College to create paths to living wage jobs, and put graduates in positions with room to grow. […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, food, Jobs, Syracuse, Things to do, Transportation

Syracuse Launches Newest Food Delivery App For Community

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — UberEATS, a food delivery service, has begun its course this week in Syracuse. Launched on Monday, this delivery app offers food delivery from participating local restaurants within the city. Some of these restaurants include Syracuse Hots, Modern Malt, Brooklyn Pickle and more. The use of the nationally […]

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Central New York, Jobs, Technology, Twitter

Social Media Can Help or Harm Students Looking For Jobs

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By Peyton Zeigler SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Many companies have rules or guidelines regarding social media, and all social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, have a terms-of-use policy. Assistant Professor of public relations at Syracuse University Gina Luttrell said many people don’t read either fully. This can lead to those people getting […]

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