"Children" Tagged Articles

Central New York

Infant Ibuprofen Recall Drives Concern

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https://youtu.be/ckgsbwCbdDM By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- A recent recall for store-brands’ Infant Ibuprofen was issued after New Jersey-based pharmaceutical company Tris Pharma said there have been possibly found to be more Ibuprofen concentration contained in the bottle, than prescribed, sold at CVS, Walmart and Family Dollar.  Half-ounce bottles of the liquid ibuprofen are supposed to contain […]

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The Technology Takeover: Should We Be Worried About Our Children’s Future?

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Click the play button to find out about technology’s impact on students’ lives both inside and outside the classroom.  Audio Transcript: Technology Takeover By Sam Rothman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — For many people, a typical elementary class consisted of students sitting at desks copying notes off of either a chalkboard or a whiteboard. Some students may have chosen […]

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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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Organization Works to Make Syracuse Lead Safe by 2025

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Listen here to find out more about Tomorrow’s Neighbors Today Southside’s efforts to end lead poisoning in Syracuse. Audio Transcript: Get the Lead Out By Fernando Garcia-Franceschini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Tomorrow’s Neighbors Today Southside will begin working towards making Syracuse lead safe with their Get the Lead Out Block Party, an event that will have […]

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Dale Hall being interviewed (c) 2018 Make-A-Wish CNY
Central New York, Community, Non-profit, Sports

Make-A-Wish CNY Holds 31st Annual Golf Outing

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By Tommy Farrell Baldwinsville, N.Y. (NCC News) – Make-A-Wish CNY has been fulfilling children’s dreams since 1985, and for more than three decades they’ve been holding a golf outing to raise money for those children. This year, the 31st Annual Make-A-Wish Open took place at the Timber Banks Golf Club in Baldwinsville on June 4. Diane Kupperman, […]

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Central New York, Community, Public Safety, Syracuse, Transportation

Syracuse Police Department Take Part in Buckle Up New York

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By Alexis Scott  Syracuse, N.Y.  (NCC NEWS) – Nobody likes to receive a ticket, but for the Syracuse Police Department doing so can lead to saving more lives. Buckle Up New York is a statewide initiative to get drivers to wear their seatbelts at all times to avoid related death and/or injury. The city of Syracuse is […]

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Central New York, Community

Onondaga Free Library Celebrates Presidents’ Day with Lincoln Photo-Op

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Click “Play” to hear more about the Onondaga Free Library’s Presidents’ Day Celebration. Audio Transcript: Hilepo_PresidentsDayLibraryScript_2.12.18 By James Hilepo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Onondaga Free Library is hosting a week-long celebration for Presidents’ Day, featuring a combination of arts and crafts and education. Children and their parents can come to the library, where a […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

Access CNY Is Trying A New Strategy to Raise Money

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By Ashley Burroughs SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS): Syracuse Auto Expo is hosting a fundraiser to support 13 local charities in the Central New York area. One of these charities, Access CNY, has an Exploring Your World Preschool that focuses on students with developmental issues. For over 30 years, this preschool has provided these children with learning experiences […]

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Central New York, Community, Food, Poverty, Syracuse

Blessings in a Backpack Program Expands, Combats Poverty in Syracuse

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By Alana Seldon SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Syracuse City School District provides every child with free breakfast, lunch and snacks throughout the week, but for some students in need, these school meals might not be enough to prevent them from going hungry. The city of Syracuse is among the nation’s highest in poverty. In 2016, […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Feature, Sports, Syracuse

Syracuse Area Boxing Club Creates Champions Inside and Outside the Ring

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By Jose Cuevas Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The West Area Athletic and Education Center has helped give kids from the inner city a positive outlet through the sport of boxing. The owner, Mr. Ray Rinaldi has a philosophy in training his boxers. “No du-rags, no having your pants low or to your ankles, and no swear […]

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