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Central New York , Community , food , Health

Syracuse Meals On Wheel’s Short on Funds

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By Brooke Taylor SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) —Each week Meals on Wheel’s volunteers prepare and deliver an average of 850 meals a day. Michael Nortman, the Community Relations Director said most of their clients are over sixty with some type of mobility issue. Carolyn Fitzgerald has been delivering meals for seventeen years. Fitzgerald said her roll is […]

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Agriculture , Central New York , Community , food

Downtown Farmers Market Closes For Season

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By Brooke Taylor SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–The downtown farmers market in Clinton Square has packed up for the winter. The market that has provided Syracuse residents with locally grown fresh produce since June is closing for the season. Beth Ingersoll, owner of Ingersoll Farms, is one of the 50 vendors that sell to the market each week. Ingersoll said the […]

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Central New York , Education , Public Safety

Cicero Police Department Offers Class to Promote Relationship with Community

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By Jake Falk CICERO, N.Y. (NCC News)— The Cicero Police Department has become one of the latest police departments in small towns in the U.S. to start its own Citizens’ Police Academy. The program aims to better develop the relationships between law enforcement and the community by providing hands-on workshops and classes with law enforcement instructors. […]

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