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Landmark Theatre Sees Large Audiences and Financial Stability in Future

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Groundbreaking construction of Syracuse’s largest theater began nearly 90 years ago. Eight stories tall and with 3,000 seats, the Landmark Theatre was built with the intention of leaving a historical and cultural impact on the local community. Support from the community has stayed strong through all of the ups […]

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Cathedral Renovations Save Syracuse Landmark

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By Taylor Lang SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Sun shines through the stained glass windows on the right side of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. The pews shine with different colored light fragments. But the left side windows are entirely blacked out. Scaffolding has started to block the windows as part of the $12 million renovation to […]

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Syracuse by the Numbers

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Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2017 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Similar to explainer journalism produced by professionals, these stories clarify the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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CNY Tax Payer’s Reaction To Airport Revitalization Initiative

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Syracuse Common Council Monday unanimously passed a segment of governor Andrew Cuomo’s Upstate Airport Revitalization Initiative that would renovate the Syracuse Hancock International Airport. According to the Council agenda, the total cost will not exceed $48.8 million with most of the funding coming from the state. Onondaga […]

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Newhouse Knows: Brexit

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Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2017 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Similar to explainer journalism produced by professionals, these stories clarify the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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Downtown Dining Weeks Added the “Sleep Over” Package With Special Deals

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By Chai Lin Kim SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Starting of Syracuse Downtown Dining Weeks is a good news for people who love to go visit restaurants with having good deals in Syracuse area. Syracuse resident, Bratt Liedka, loves to spend time with his family and friends with having a great deal of meal. “I am out here because […]

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Is Syracuse CNY’s Hot New Concert Destination?

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By Elijah Shama SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) In a packed concert hall, hundreds danced and sang along to California indie rock band Young the Giant. The Monday night concert was held at the F Shed in Syracuse. The band’s decision to play Syracuse might be due in part to the city’s growing music scene. Syracuse University music professor and local radio […]

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With Love, A Restaurant That Is Here For More Than Dinner

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — While being Syracuse’s only Pakistani restaurant, With Love differentiates itself in more ways than one. The restaurant is a product of Onondaga Community College and aims to create a workplace that puts students in the position to walk out with real occupational experience. The restaurants entire staff, from […]

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Del Lago Resort and Casino: A New Addition to Waterloo, N.Y.

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By Kelsey Snider WATERLOO, N.Y. (NCC News) – If you take Interstate-90 west, you will see orange cones, big tractors, and a large new development being built near the Waterloo exit. The del Lago Resort and Casino is being built right off the interstate, and not everyone is happy with the new addition. Seneca county is the […]

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Miner Announces New Jobs for Minority Groups and a New Hotel in Syracuse

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By Amanda Caffey SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — This morning Mayor Stephanie Miner announced that the vacant Symphony Tower will be transformed into an extended-stay Hyatt House hotel and the city will forgive half a million dollars in tax backs. “This is a remarkable agreement because it continues the historic investments our community has made […]

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TSA Provides Tips For CNY Holiday Travelers

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By Taylor Epps SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — If you’re traveling this holiday season, following TSA’s tips might save you time and help you avoid problems. TSA addressed travelers Thursday morning to brief them on what they need to know. Executive Director at Syracuse Hancock International Airport Christina Callahan urged travelers to do some research before […]

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Donald Trump’s Presidential Campaign Might be Harming His Brand, Not Helping It

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By David Edelstein SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Although he has been the center of many controversies over the past weeks and months, Donald Trump said his presidential campaign will help his brand, even if he loses the election. But a number of surveys have been released throughout 2016 that provide evidence against Trump’s claim, showing that Trump Hotels […]

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Big Campus Events Cause Surge in the Syracuse Economy

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Originally Reported Wed., Oct. 19 , 2016 By Jordan Jennings Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — When local colleges and universities host events the Syracuse economy thrives. According to Visit Syracuse communications director Nikita Jankowski events like graduation, “Family Weekend” and sporting events boost the central New York tourism industry. “One of the things that we rely […]

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