"Community" Tagged Articles

Central New York

Syracuse Residents Are Complaining About Dark Neighborhoods

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Street Lights script Watch the video above to see how dark streets have impacted Syracuse residents. By Michelle Houston Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Several streets throughout Syracuse have street lights but residents say they are still filled with darkness. Cj McCurty is the Crime Prevention Coordinator for Syracuse University’s Department of Public Safety. If you […]

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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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Central New York, Community, Health

Bone Marrow Drive

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By Dana Grey SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- The Central New York community is rallying together today in hopes of helping a man in need. Manlius Police Sergeant, Ken Hatter, has non-hodgkins lymphoma and local law enforcement is doing what it can to help fight the cancer. The Cicero Fire Department is hosting a bone marrow registry […]

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The official Allstate AFCA Good Works Team award given out to Kielan Whitner.
Arts, Business, Central New York, Community, Entertainment, Music, Syracuse, Things to do

Community and Comics

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By Anthony Khelil SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Walton Street in Downtown Syracuse was the host of the 8th annual Syracuse Style Fashion Show Thursday night. Syracuse Style’s fashion event showcased much of what Downtown Syracuse has to offer, including a unique collaboration. The Director of Communications for the Downtown Committee of Syracuse Alice Maggiore, believes the […]

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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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Arts, Business, Community, Environment, Non-profit, Syracuse, Things to do

A Paper Company Has its Annual Discount Sale for Local Residents

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Click Play to listen more about Smock’s Sidewalk Sale. Audio Transcript: Smock Sidewalk Sale By Dallas Jackson (SYRACUSE, N.Y.) – Although printing has been around for centuries, one company in Syracuse found a way to combine it with community and environmental preservation. The 6th Annual Smock Sidewalk Sale occurred on Aug. 2, 2018. The Smock printing company prides itself […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Health, Non-profit

Local Non-Profit Helping to Build a Better Life for Transitioning Residents

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Click below to hear about Center for Community Alternatives! Audio Transcript: Center for Community Alternatives Wrap By Alazia Williams SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— Since 1981, the Center for Community Alternatives has served the community as an outlet for youth and adults in their to transition back into everyday life after prison. They also help prevent young people from […]

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