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Business, Central New York, Community, Jobs

Women Entrepreneurs Are On The Rise

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Click the play button to find out more about this year’s unique keynote speaker.  Audio Transcript: WISESymposium By Brenda Koopsen SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Woman entrepreneurs are on the rise and so are the surprises for this year’s symposium to celebrate women-owned businesses. The 2017 Women Owned Business Report states that women owned businesses are growing […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Health

CPR Becoming More Accessible Increases Awareness And Teaches Health Skills

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Click play to hear more about the alphabet to help someone profusely bleeding. Audio transcript: A3_CPRConsumerHealth_LIR By Lianza Reyes SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — On Black Friday two years ago, Cassandra West was driving home from shopping when she saw a man lying on the road. She didn’t know how long he was there, or if he […]

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Central New York, Community

Vet Center Welcomes Director Seeking To Expand Therapy Services

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Audio Transcript: New Vet Center Director  By Liam McMonagle SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The Vet Center in Syracuse welcomes a new director this week, and he says he is looking to expand accessibility to services for local veterans. Frank Salvadore–who takes over the position after the retirement of Jan Humphrey this week–says his focus is providing […]

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Central New York, Community, Food, Government

Syracuse’s Meals on Wheels Doesn’t Have Federal Funds for All Who Need Food

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  Click here to learn how the largest Meals on Wheels in Onondaga County plans to serve more meals.  Audio Transcript: A2_MealsOnWheels_CT By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Green and blue are the colors for Meals on Wheels, but, this past year, Meals on Wheels of Syracuse was a bit blue over some green. The local […]

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Central New York, Transportation, Weather

Nor’easter Shuts Down Syracuse Flights

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Click the play button to hear about the flight cancellations at Syracuse Hancock International Airport. Audio Transcript: Nor’easter Shuts Down Syracuse Flights By Justin Paura  SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — It’s the second day of spring, but apparently mother nature doesn’t know that.Over 30 flights at the Syracuse Hancock International Airport were canceled on Wednesday due […]

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Business, Central New York, Sports

National Bowling Tournament Forms Partnership With Syracuse Crunch

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Click the play button above to learn how USBC is hoping to use the Open Championships in Syracuse to promote the sport of bowling.  Audio Transcript: AFutureForTheSport By J.D. Raucci SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — With the Oncenter’s Convention Center and War Memorial currently occupied by sports organizations, the United States Bowling Congress, or USBC, and the […]

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Central New York, Environment

OCRRA To Meet on Jamesville Trash and Recycling Facility Renovations

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Click play to hear more about the Recycling and Operations Committee meeting and the discussions of a new consolidation plan. By Lianza Reyes SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency  Recycling and Operations Committee met on Wednesday to discuss potential renovations at the Jamesville’s trash and recycling facility on Rock Cut […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Government, Syracuse, Weather

Syracuse Finds New Snow Removal Solutions Through a Local Contest

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  Click the play button above to learn how Mayor Ben Walsh originally struggled to use the data. Audio Transcript: Civic Hackathon Transcript By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Oswego, New York native Michael G. Phillips is no stranger to the snow, but he was unfamiliar with the type of data he used to […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Jobs

Local Hiring Event Could Lead to Job Placement For Up to 30 People

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Click play to learn why hundreds of Central New Yorkers were at a grocery warehouse center in Tully Wednesday.  Audio transcript: AldiHiringEvent By Hailey René, TULLY, N.Y. (NCC News) — Unemployed Central New Yorkers were hopeful on Wednesday, as nearly 400 people filled out applications at the Aldi Distribution Center’s hiring event in Tully.  The grocery chain […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Jobs, Non-profit

On Point For College Hosts First Women’s Speaker At New Location

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Click the Play button above to find out why On Point for College chose 488 West Onondaga Street as its new location.  Audio Transcript: OnPointMove By J.D. Raucci SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse’s branch of On Point for College is known for helping low-income students get into and succeed in college. However, it’s also a way […]

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