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Central New York, Education, Health, Public Safety

Syracuse High School Students to be Tested for Tuberculosis

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By Jake Graziano SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — With a case of tuberculosis confirmed at Syracuse’s Fowler High School, over 100 students at the school are being asked to get tested for the infection. Dr. Igna Gupta, Onondaga County Health Commissioner, said Wednesday morning at a press conference that while she does believe any of […]

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Central New York

Tourism Official Expects Syracuse To Experience An Economic Boost Over The Holidays

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    Communications Director of Visit Syracuse, Nikita Jankowski explains the impact of the holiday season on tourism in Syracuse.   by James Finneral SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— Nikita Jankowski, Communications Director for Visit Syracuse explained many of the upcoming events in Syracuse for the holiday season. These events will not just provide joy to citizens, […]

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Business, Central New York, Sports, Syracuse

SU Basketball Season Brings Local Businesses an Uptick in Sales

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  Listen to Bill Nester from Manny’s on Marshall Street talk about the positive impact Syracuse basketball season has on his business. By Jake Graziano SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — With the start of Syracuse University basketball season right around the corner, local businesses are gearing up. Several local sports stores said the season brings […]

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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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