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Central New York, Government, Politics, Syracuse

McMahon Looking to Become County Executive

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By CJ Santosuosso  SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Two major announcements came out of Onondaga County politics today. First, County Executive Joanie Mahoney announced she would be stepping down to take a position at SUNY-ESF within the next month. Two hours later, Ryan McMahon, the County Legislature Chairman, said he’d hope to take her place. “After […]

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Community and Comics

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By Anthony Khelil SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Walton Street in Downtown Syracuse was the host of the 8th annual Syracuse Style Fashion Show Thursday night. Syracuse Style’s fashion event showcased much of what Downtown Syracuse has to offer, including a unique collaboration. The Director of Communications for the Downtown Committee of Syracuse Alice Maggiore, believes the […]

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Arts, Community, Food, Syracuse

La Festa Italiana’s Journey Away from Clinton Square: a Rising Trend in Downtown Syracuse

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By Gabriela Knutson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — One could barely talk over the deafening hum of the forklifts today on the corner of Montgomery and Washington Streets, as the workers set up Syracuse’s annual ‘La Festa Italiana.’ The three day festival begins tomorrow, and is set to feature a meatball eating contest, a bocce tournament […]

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The Sights and Sounds of the New York State Fair 2018

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By Alexis Scott SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) The Broadcast/Digital Newswriting/Radio/Audio News Reporting class of Fall 2018 went to the New York State Fair recently and were able to capture some great visuals and audio for you all to view. Here is what they found out:   Natalie Fahmy interacted with John Witherbee of New York, who was demonstrating […]

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Syracuse Van Duyn Rehabilitation Center is Fundraising for Upstate University Hospital Cancer Center

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Audio Transcript: Van Duyn By Danielle Bulluck SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—Syracuse Van Duyn Rehabilitation Center has found a new creative way to fundraiser for Upstate University Hospital Cancer Center.  Each year the Van Duyn Center chooses a different cause to fundraiser for and this year its cause is Uterine cancer. The center has held a golf […]

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Education, Entertainment, Sports, Syracuse

High School Sports In Central New York May Be Delayed Due To A Contract Disputre

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By: Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The start of the fall high school sports season is less than three weeks away in Central New York.  However, there is an ongoing contract dispute which could delay it. Section III Athletics and the New York State Certified Football Officials Association (NYSCFO) have been engaged in […]

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Business, Community, Syracuse

Back-to-school Season Starts in Syracuse

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Click here for the audio transcript By Malika-Budur Kalila SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—For most students August means it’s time for school again. Teachers and education institutions also may consider this month as a busy season. Moreover, it’s the time when shopping centers and online stores send various deals to their target audience. Currently, Syracuse students and […]

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Business, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse Offers a Number of Job Opportunities to Aspiring Professionals in Local Area

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Click here to learn more! Audio Transcript: Career Development Center By: Brandon Williams SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) — Students attending Syracuse University have many job and career development opportunities in the local area. Danielle Harvey, career counselor and employee relations lead of the Career Development Center at Syracuse University said many students are doing internships […]

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Skaneateles Closes Beaches, DEC Tests for Toxic Blue Green Algae

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Audio Transcript: Skaneateles Closes Beaches… By Natalie Maier SKANEATELES, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Village of Skaneateles public beach was closed today as large, visible blooms of blue green algae floated at the shore. The Department of Environmental Conservation has tested the blooms and is waiting on results later this week to see if they are […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Government, Syracuse, Things to do, Transportation

Bike-Share Program is Coming to Syracuse

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Click the play button above to learn more about City Councils vote on the bike-share program. Audio Transcription: Syracuse bike-share By Ashtyn Hiron SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse Common Council voted to bring a bike-share program to Syracuse, allowing people to rent and ride bikes throughout the city. They voted to run the City of […]

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Arts, Central New York, Education, Entertainment, Syracuse

Syracuse Theater Group Is Letting Their Art Speak Up For Them

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By Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Young people have been mobilizing all around the country and speaking out against gun violence. In Syracuse, a teenage performance group called The Media Unit is using their art speak out about recent events. The Media Unit is putting on a production called “Enough is Enough.” Students […]

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Central New York, Environment, Government, Health, Politics, Poverty, Public Safety, Syracuse, Transportation

I-81 Plans Bring New Concerns About Exposure to Lead

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Click play to hear why a local lead task force member is worried about more than just old housing. Audio Transcript: Maier – Lead on Syracuse’s Bridges By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Plans to renovate Interstate Route 81 have been the topic of conversation for over six months now. But local safety activists have […]

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