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Willow Rock Brewing Company Revives Famous Beer in Syracuse

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Click the play button above to learn more about Congress’ big comeback. Audio transcript: Congress Beer Comeback By Fernando Garcia-Franceschini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Congress beer will be making its comeback to Syracuse after more then 50 years thanks to a partnership between the Willow Rock Brewing Company and the Onondaga Historical Association (OHA). Owner of […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Food, Religion, Syracuse, Things to do

Inaugural Syracuse Arts and Culture Festival Looks To Connect Cultures

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By Jonathan Singh SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Syracuse adds another festival to what has been an event filled summer. August will bring the inaugural Syracuse Arts and Culture Festival to the city. The event is focused on the interaction of cultures. According to John DeSantis, an employee of Believe in Syracuse, his mission is to bring the community […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Food

Auburn-based Brewery Makes Country’s Best India Pale Ale

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By Jacqueline Tenreiro SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — At Prison City Pub & Brewery, the staff is expecting high demand for its Mass Riot IPA. There are already plans to double-batch the brew. The Auburn-based, restaurant-first brewery doesn’t often continually re-brew certain beers. But this time, it’s different. On Monday, Mass Riot brew earned the top spot in […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Health

Work Hard, Play Hard: Study Shows Relationship Between Exercise and Alcohol

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By Maddy Oleszkiewicz SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)— Water isn’t the only drink of choice after a hard workout. According to a recent study done by Penn State University, people tend to drink more alcohol on days they participate in more physical activity. Beer specifically has always been a popular trend at the end of a race, after a […]

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Agriculture, Business, Central New York, Consumer, Government

The Beer Brewing Industry in Syracuse is Booming

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By Kelsey Klimara SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Seven craft breweries are opening in Syracuse over the next few months. This surge in local brewing is coming three years after Governor Cuomo announced the New York Farm Brewery License. “The legislation protects an important tax benefit for small breweries that produce beer in New York,” an […]

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Business, Central New York, Consumer, Sports

Local Breweries to Attract Crowds at NBT Bank Stadium, Not Baseball

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Another Syracuse Chiefs season has come and gone. However, NBT Bank Stadium will once again be filled with noisy crowds…and beer…lots of beer. The Chiefs will be hosting Ballpark Brewfest on Saturday afternoon featuring over 40 breweries, many of them local, and more than 80 different beers. Similar events have been hosted at NBT Bank Stadium in […]

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