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Central New York

Syracuse Board of Education Discusses Academic Assessment

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Syracuse City School District students slightly improved from last year.   By James Finneral SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— The Syracuse Board of Education planned to discuss the academic assessment for elementary and middle school children, on Wednesday night. The Office of Shared Accountability within the Syracuse City School District (SCSD)  came out with a report of how the […]

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Business, Central New York

Five Simple Steps Can Make Your Company a Healthier Workplace

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By Elissa Candiotti SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Kelli LaPage says she’s found the secret for success in the workplace, and it doesn’t cost much. The president and founder of WellTrail in Syracuse, a company that helps corporations develop healthy workforces, helped kick off the 5th Annual Healthy Workplace Awards, sponsored by BizEventz on Thursday. LaPage outlined the top […]

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Business, Central New York

Syracuse CoWorks Brings Collective Entrepreneurship To Central New York

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By Will Balsam SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Starting a small local businesses is not the easiest task in the world. But, non-profit organization 40 Below is working to make sure that Central New York is a booming place for entrepreneurship and innovation. 40 Below has opened up an office, called Syracuse CoWorks, for independent workers who need a place […]

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Central New York

“Homegrown Throwdown” Benefits Clear Path for Veterans

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By Nina Rodgers SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)– Central New York non-progit organization Clear Path for Veterans hosted their annual “Homegrown Throwdown” Wednesday at the Sky Armory in Armory Square. With nearly 150 people in attendance, all proceeds from the event will benefit the organization and its mission of supporting veterans’ transition back into everyday life. Twelve […]

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Arts, Central New York, Feature, Transportation

Hancock Airport Offers Entertainment for Travelers, Resources for Locals

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By Daniel Mantooth SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — As flyers prepare their plans for one of the busiest travel seasons of the year, Syracuse’s Hancock International Airport is attempting to make it less stressful for them. It will open a TSA PreCheck enrollment center on Friday, where travelers can apply for the expedited security check […]

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