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The Lasting Effect of President Trump’s Immigration Order on CNY

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By Biko Skalla SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News)- President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration has hurt the Central New York economy and divided families, according to Audie Klotz, a Political Science professor at Syracuse University. Klotz, who specializes in immigration policy, said the executive order that banned immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United […]

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Business , Community , Jobs

Small Businesses in Central New York aim to “Be Heard”

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By Elijah Shama SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – There are many “national days.” January 20th for instance, is “National Popcorn day,” but for small businesses and startups March 7th, “National Be Heard Day” is a chance to break through. “National Be Heard Day” is a day for small businesses and startups to try out new ways to advertise and […]

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Business , Central New York , Consumer , food , Health , safety

Edamame Recall Should Not Have a Significant Effect on CNY Restaurants

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By Biko Skalla SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – A national brand of edamame is being pulled off central New York grocery store shelves because of fears it has been contaminated by potentially fatal listeria bacteria. Advanced Fresh Concepts announced the recall after random testing of their edamame showed a potential listeria monocytogenes contamination. Listeria can be deadly […]

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Central New York , Community , Government , Health , Politics

Trumpcare: CNY Republicans React

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By Isabella Wood SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The GOP healthcare bill is facing controversy from Democrats and Republicans alike because of the increased premiums and decreased coverage for low-income citizens, many of whom voted for Trump. CNY central reports that under the current GOP plan, premiums will go up more than $6,000 for the average Syracuse […]

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Central New York , Community , Education , Environment , Pets

Syracuse Hawk Nest Camp Entertains and Teaches Viewers

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By Georgiana Volturo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — It seems that live web cams of animals are sweeping the nation, and now Syracuse might have its very own animal cam phenomenon. Syracuse University installed its Red-Tailed Hawk Nest Cam in order to track the lives of  three red-tailed hawks that nested atop Lyman Hall on campus. […]

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Central New York , Community , Religion , Spring 2017

Students Think Everyone Needs to Share Their Unique Stories

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By Georgiana Volturo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Tonight, Syracuse University continued its Spring 2017 Interfaith Dialogue Dinner Series, “Common and Diverse Ground: Raising Consciousnesses by Acknowledging the ‘Hidden’ Things that Divide Us,”  with a dialogue on “Anti-Semitism Today.” There are approximately 2,500 Jewish undergraduate students at the university, according to Hillel, so many here […]

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Arts , Business , Community , Music , Things to do , tourism

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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Central New York , Consumer , holiday

Valentine’s Day Promotions Attract Shoppers to the Mall

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By A.J. Gersh SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)  There’s more to Valentine’s Day than just roses and chocolates. This year on February 14 Destiny U.S.A. promoted the love-inspired holiday with deals on food, romantic music and free carousel rides. Many shoppers like Gio Marerro, a second year student at Syracuse University, packed the mall early Valentine’s morning hoping to […]

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