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Central New York, Community, Government, Politics, Syracuse, Things to do

Syracuse University Offers Active Shooter Training for CNY Residents

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  Click play to see where active shooter training is offered in Central New York. By Abigail Fridmann N.Y. (NCC News) —Fire drills and lockdowns have always been a large part of school and work training. But with all the recent mass shootings, active shooter drills and hostile event trainings are becoming more frequent. Jon […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Central New York, Things to do

The Purpose of the “Look Now: Facing Breast Cancer” Exhibit

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Listen here to find out the purpose behind the Look Now: Facing Breast Cancer which is being held next Thursday. Tula Goenka holds the exhibit to help people fully understand the behind the scenes battle for Breast Cancer Survivors. Audio transcript: Look Now: Facing Breast Cancer By Matt Dzenawager SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Next Thursday, […]

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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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Agriculture, Arts, Central New York, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Syracuse, Things to do

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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Arts, Central New York, Community, Education, Entertainment, Music, Things to do

Students With Autism Discover New Talents at Circus Camp

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Click play to hear how one local theater company is helping children with autism spectrum disorder find new talents and make new friends. Audio Transcript:Open Hand Inclusion Program Transcript By Natalie Maier, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Participating in extracurricular activities can sometimes be difficult for children with autism spectrum disorder. Open Hand Theatre Company is […]

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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, Business, Community, Environment, Non-profit, Syracuse, Things to do

A Paper Company Has its Annual Discount Sale for Local Residents

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Click Play to listen more about Smock’s Sidewalk Sale. Audio Transcript: Smock Sidewalk Sale By Dallas Jackson (SYRACUSE, N.Y.) – Although printing has been around for centuries, one company in Syracuse found a way to combine it with community and environmental preservation. The 6th Annual Smock Sidewalk Sale occurred on Aug. 2, 2018. The Smock printing company prides itself […]

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Syracuse Public Library Offers Summer Program for Local Teens

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Press play to find out what programs could be available to your students this summer.  Audio transcript: Library Wrap Transcript By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — One of the Syracuse public libraries have been hosting a series of educational events this summer. Students of all ages can attend these programs, but one of them is […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse, Things to do

The Milton J. Rubenstein’s Museum Brings Space to Syracuse

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Click the play button above to find out about the Mission to Mars Camp. Auto transcript: Mission to Mars Camp By Casey Buscher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology is holding a Mission to Mars Camp this week to educate the younger generation. The camp consists of 20 campers […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Entertainment, Things to do

Get Crafty This Weekend at Nationally Recognized AmeriCU Art Festival

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Click Play to hear the details regarding Syracuse’s famous arts and crafts show.  Audio transcript: AmeriCU Art Show By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — The 48th annual AmeriCU Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival is this weekend at Columbus Circle. Attendees can expect to see vendors selling photography, ceramics, sculpture, and much more. The communications coordinator for […]

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

One Program Uses the Great Outdoors to Teach Leadership and Teamwork

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Click the Play button to hear more about Scott Catucci and the Leadership Outdoor Orientation Program. Audio Transcript: Outdoor Education and Leadership – Dallas Jackson By Dallas Jackson, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Summers are usually full of many different activities. For incoming college freshmen, things can be a little different. The summer after graduating high school is […]

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Central New York, Community, Things to do

Visit Syracuse Offers Many Options to Tourists in the Local Area

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Click here to learn more!  Audio Transcript: Visit Syracuse By: Brandon Williams SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Many people outside of Syracuse think of it as college town. The first thing that comes to mind when they think of Syracuse is Men’s Basketball. Actually, Syracuse and all of Onondaga County has much more to offer. There […]

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Syracuse Nationals Car Show Returns to the New York State Fairgrounds

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Click the play button above to learn about the economic impact of the Syracuse Nationals on the region Audio transcript: LaRowe assignment 2A wrap car show By Jonathan LaRowe SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – The Syracuse Nationals car show will return to the New York State Fairgrounds this weekend. The event will run from Friday through […]

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Upstate New Yorkers Gather in Clay to Play Trading Card Games

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  Click the Play button above to learn more about “Magic” player Colton Squadrito. Audio Transcript: Trading Cards in Upstate New York – Dallas Jackson  By Dallas Jackson CLAY, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Larger Than Life Comics and Toys was first established in 2011. The store is home to a large inventory of books, cards, collectibles and apparel. Many […]

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