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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Goals for the First Ever Central New York Literary Festival

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Listen here to find out about the goals behind the CNY Literary Festival being held on November 30th. They will host public readings and author signings, as well as offer hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Audio Transcript: CNY Literary Festival By Matt Dzenawager SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — On November 30th, the first ever Central New York Literary Festival […]

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Central New York, Government, Politics

Joanie Mahoney Looks Back at Time Spent as Onondaga County Executive

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By Olivia Proia SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–After 11 years in office as the Onondaga County Executive, Joanie Mahoney leaves this week to become the chief operating officer at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse. She also will work in an advisory capacity at SUNY Upstate Medical University. In 2007, Mahoney set out […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Food, Government, Politics, Syracuse

Syracuse Looks to Loosen Food Truck Restrictions

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By Ally Heath SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – If you’ve walked around downtown recently, you’ve noticed it lacks something common to cities across the country: food trucks. The city only has one licensed truck, and it’s not for lack of available permits- there are over twenty available. Food truck owners in Onondaga County have been reluctant […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Public Safety, Transportation

Before You Use A Limo Service, Make Sure You Know These Tips

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Video transcript: Milana_LimoSafety_10Oct18 By Giulia Milana SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – People all over the country are still in shock following Sunday’s tragic limousine accident in Schoharie, killing 20 people and making it the deadliest transportation accident in nearly a decade. State Police said that the limousine involved in the crash, a 2001 Ford Excursion, […]

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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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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse Schools and Police Join Forces to Help Students Cope With Trauma

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Listen here to find out how the SOS program can help students cope with traumatic experiences. Audio transcript: Miller-Wrap 3 Story Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School District and the police department have partnered together in creating a new program that will help students cope with trauma. “Supporting Our Students,” […]

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Central New York, Health, Syracuse

Student Diagnosed With Bacterial Meningitis At Syracuse University

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Listen here to find out about the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis at Syracuse University. Audio Transcript: Bacterial Meningitis Wrap Script By Ryan Golde SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – A Syracuse University student was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis. The SU Health Services department sent the student home to receive treatment. The university is taking other precautions to […]

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Central New York

Special SU Exhibit Marks 30th Anniversary of Pan Am Terrorist Bombing

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Click the play button above to hear Syracuse University’s Pan Am 103 Archivist Vanessa St.Oegger-Menn discuss the University’s new exhibit, “We Remember Them: The Legacy of Pan Am Flight 103.” Audio transcript: PJ Clark St.Oegger-Menn Wrap Script 10.1.18 By PJ Clark SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Just as it has each year since 1996, Syracuse University will […]

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Government

Onondaga County Legislature Chairman Reacts to Mahoney’s Resignation

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Click the play button above to hear Onondaga County Legislature Chairman Ryan McMahon discuss his effort to replace Joanie Mahoney after she leaves office. Audio transcript: PJ Clark McMahon Wrap 9.24.18 By PJ Clark SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Shortly after Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney announced her resignation this morning, Ryan McMahon got to work. McMahon, the chairman […]

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Central New York, Community, Food, Non-profit

Meals on Wheels Combines Services, Cuts Costs to Serve More Residents

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Click play to hear more about how the Eastern Onondaga County chapter is adapting to serve more residents.  Audio Transcript: Changes Come to Meals on Wheels By Natalie Maier FAYETTEVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Meals on Wheels of FM-JD will now serve residents in East Syracuse, consolidating with that area’s previously existing chapter. The change occurs […]

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Central New York

July Officially Becomes Disabilities Awareness Month In Syracuse

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Click the play button above to learn about today’s march.  Audio Transcript: ADA Script By Keanu Haghighi SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Hundreds of Central New Yorkers marched Thursday morning in support of the American Disabilities Act (ADA). The City of Syracuse and Onondaga County officially proclaimed the month of July to be Disabilities Awareness Month. […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Community, Environment, Food, Health, Non-profit

A Local Farm has Solutions to Continue Access to Fresh Foods Amid Food Stamp Sales Shutdown

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: The Shutdown of Food Stamp Sales on Farmers Markets By Alexandria Bennett SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Farmers markets will lose the ability to process food stamp sales on August 31st. Novo Dia Group is a service provider that farmers markets use to process food stamp sales. The provider […]

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