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Business, Central New York, Community, food, Public Safety, safety, Syracuse

Student’s Concern Over Good Uncle Parking

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By Madi Van Den Eynde SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- Good Uncle made it’s debut to Syracuse University’s campus about a year ago. The company is a restaurant brand that delivers all different kinds of food from all over the nation. While student’s love to order their food, there has been much concern over where their delivery […]

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Central New York, Education, safety, Syracuse

Syracuse Schools and Police Groups to Examine Crisis Preparations

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Audio Transcript: Wrap 1 Sabrina Script By Sabrina Maggiore SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) The recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida has led schools across the U.S. to examine preparations for active shooter situations. Syracuse University and The Syracuse City School District are no exceptions. Commonplace in schools across America are lockdown and emergency drills. But […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Education, Public Safety, safety, Syracuse

Sheriff’s Department Disability Training

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By Stefan Oliva SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Department is leading its Central New York Regional Law Enforcement Academy for a new class of recruits. They just finished the disabilities portion of their training. Their academy is open to all recruits who want to be police officers in Onondaga County. Forty-two potential […]

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Community, Crime, safety, Syracuse

Off-Campus Robberies Unnerve Residents

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Click the play button above to hear why students are nervous about walking home this semester. Audio Transcript: Gruber-Off Campus Safety By Jason Gruber Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — A number off-campus robberies have residents and Syracuse University students increasingly nervous about their safety this semester. Between Jan. 28 and Jan. 31 alone, there were six theft […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Public Safety, safety

2017 Cicero Citizens Police Academy ‘Building Relationships’

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By Tommy Farrell CICERO, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Cicero Citizens Police Academy is in its third year allowing academy members to get an inside look of the police department. The academy is a 14-week, once a week program that gives the 20 students behind the scenes access to law enforcement work that a regular citizen wouldn’t […]

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Central New York, Education, Health, Health Care, Public Safety, safety

Syracuse High School Students to be Tested for Tuberculosis

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By Jake Graziano SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — With a case of tuberculosis confirmed at Syracuse’s Fowler High School, over 100 students at the school are being asked to get tested for the infection. Dr. Igna Gupta, Onondaga County Health Commissioner, said Wednesday morning at a press conference that while she does believe any of […]

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Camps, Central New York, Community, Education, Health, Non-profit, Public Safety, safety

Annual Burn Run Raises Money for Burn Survivors

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Kennedy Crenshaw, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The 11th annual Burn Run kicked off this weekend at the East Syracuse Fire Department. Over 500 people came out to run a 5k, 10k or both. By registering for the race, runners raised money for the Burn Foundation of Central New York. Each year the Burn Foundation puts on […]

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Central New York, Health, Public Safety, safety, Syracuse

Opioids Declared a Public Health Emergency

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By Stefan Oliva SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) – President Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency last month. On average, Onondaga County has a higher fatality rate of overdoses than the country and state, excluding New York City. Between 2010 and 2015, the number of opioid-related deaths in Onondaga County skyrocketed from about 40 […]

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Community, Education, Halloween, Health, holiday, safety

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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Central New York, Health, safety

Local Organization Joins Nationwide Fight Against Opioid Addiction

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Listen to ACR Health councilor Kevin Donovan talk about the upcoming candlelight vigil that his organization is hosting, and how it will help to encourage people suffering from substance abuse disorders to seek treatment. By Jake Graziano SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — ACR Health has teamed up with other local organizations to help substance abuse victims in […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Public Safety, safety

Security Cameras are Coming to Euclid Avenue

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By Gabriela Knutson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News ) – Syracuse University’s off-campus student housing areas will soon have security cameras. The $11,000 security cameras will be scattered around Euclid Avenue between Comstock Avenue and Westcott Street, including one on the corner of Euclid and Westcott. “The National Grid finished putting up all the mounts like […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Community, Environment, Public Safety, safety, Syracuse

Emerald Ash Borer Shows no Signs of Stopping in CNY

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By Jose Cuevas Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was first spotted in Onondaga County in 2013 and it has decimated the Ash tree population with no signs of stopping. The small green beetles lay larvae on the bark that eat the tree from the inside. New York has: 900 million Ash […]

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