"holidays" Tagged Articles

Health, Weather

Seasonal Depression Hits Heavier As Winter Arrives

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Click play to learn about how seasonal depression impacts Syracuse University students. Audio Transcript: Seasonal Depression Script By Kendra Sheehan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) also known as seasonal depression affects about five percent of the US population every year. The disorder is categorized by occurring around the same time every year. Most […]

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Business, Central New York, Consumer, Syracuse, Things to do

Syracuse Bars Experience a ‘Ghost Town’ During Winter Break

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By Tommy Farrell SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University is home to over 20,000 students with five bars on campus. Other schools in the area include LeMoyne College and SUNY ESF. One of the most popular bars near SU, Harry’s, sees a decline in customers and change in clientele. “It’s a desert,” said John Shahin, owner of Harry’s […]

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Feature, Politics

Different Political Views Are Not Keeping This Family Apart During The Holidays

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By Rebekah Castor, Syracuse N.Y. (NCC News) — The election is over, but the repercussions in people’s lives may be just beginning as families across the United States contemplate uncomfortable holidays, or decide to bypass them.With many unhappy about the results of the presidential election, many people are calling up their family members to cancel their […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Feature

Syracuse Cobbler Collects Thousands of Shoes For Homeless

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By Robert Schiff SYRACUSE, N.Y. – (NCC News) – Local cobbler Ralph Rotella makes a living repairing shoes. Over the last 40 years, Rotella’s Discount Shoe Repair has become a well-known spot in downtown Syracuse. Although customer repairs are what keep business afloat, Rotella’s primary focus is the people who can’t afford to put shoes on […]

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Central New York, Community, Consumer, Education, Jobs

The Holidays Ring in Job Opportunities in the Syracuse Area

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By Remington Bennett SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— The holidays are times of unity and cheer. For many, they are also times of financial stress and panic. With the holiday season quickly approaching, people are already planning how to get the necessary funds to have a successful and festive time of year. Luckily, this holiday also […]

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