"New York" Tagged Articles

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, Education

New President Takes on New Plans at Museum

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Audio Transcript: Kochian Wrap By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- Syracuse’s Museum of Science and Technology’s (MOST) former president Tony Martin has left the museum, now a Syracuse area native Lauren Kochian in charge. Kochian has been working at MOST for three years, starting as the Chief Development Officer and later promoted to the Executive Vice President position. Kochian […]

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Central New York, Environment, Government, Health, Politics, Poverty, Public Safety, Syracuse, Transportation

I-81 Plans Bring New Concerns About Exposure to Lead

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Click play to hear why a local lead task force member is worried about more than just old housing. Audio Transcript: Maier – Lead on Syracuse’s Bridges By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Plans to renovate Interstate Route 81 have been the topic of conversation for over six months now. But local safety activists have […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Health

Chocolate Race Raises Awareness for AMV Disorder

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https://soundcloud.com/kayla-burton-37434096/kelleigh-gustafsons-chocolate-challenge Audio Transcript: Chocolate Challenge Script By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)-  On Saturday, July 29, 2018, the first ever Chocolate Challenge 5K and 10K race will take place at 8:00 a.m. at Le Moyne College. This race consists of various kinds of chocolate including chocolate bars, chocolate ice cream, chocolate fountains, chocolate chips, chocolate kisses, […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

Private High School Ranked No. 10 Among All Others in Upstate N.Y.

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https://soundcloud.com/kayla-burton-37434096/cba-wrap Audio Transcript: CBA Script By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- Private high schools among Upstate, New York, have recently been ranked based on students’ academic performances, student conduct, tuition costs, and the overall learning experience as a whole. Three private high schools that were ranked are from Syracuse, one of them being the Christian Brothers […]

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Food

Food Stamps Used at Farmers Markets Through SNAP in NY

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Click above to listen about the short term plan for food stamp purchases at farmers’ markets in New York.  Audio Transcript: Young.Farmers.Script By Isis Young SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Residents of New York recently lost the ability to use food stamps at farmer’s markets until Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a short term solution Friday. Mobile Market Plus […]

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Central New York, Community, Health, Public Safety

Local Medical Marijuana Dispensary Implements New State Health Policy

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Click the play button above to learn more about Liverpool’s PharmaCannis new policy effects.  Audio Transcript:  PharmaCannis Policy Change By: Kayla Burton LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Liverpool’s PharmaCannis will be implementing the states’ Health Department newest policy to allow anyone prescribed opioid to request medical marijuana as a replacement. Both the state’s Health Department and […]

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Central New York, Community

Shonnard Street Boys & Girls Club Celebrates Gym Re-Opening

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Audio Transcript: BrooksGymReopening By Naiya Brooks SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Shonnard Street Boys and Girls Club opened the doors to the brand new Eaton Crouse Hinds Gymnasium yesterday. Eaton Crouse Hinds has had a long-standing partnership with Syracuse Basketball Coach Jim Boehim and his wife, Juli. With the support of the Boeheims, Eaton Crouse-Hinds fully-funded […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Things to do

Upstate New Yorkers Gather in Clay to Play Trading Card Games

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  Click the Play button above to learn more about “Magic” player Colton Squadrito. Audio Transcript: Trading Cards in Upstate New York – Dallas Jackson  By Dallas Jackson CLAY, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Larger Than Life Comics and Toys was first established in 2011. The store is home to a large inventory of books, cards, collectibles and apparel. Many […]

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Central New York, Politics, Syracuse

Democratic Primary Voters Face Small Participation Numbers

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By Corey Crisan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Tuesday’s primary elections in New York State retain significance regarding major legislative seats. Namely, the Democratic party’s ballot representative to oppose Republican John Katko’s 24th District’s Congressional seat. Juanita Perez-Williams will oppose Dana Balter on Tuesday’s ballot, and the race is expected to be tight. Syracuse.com reported Perez-Williams opened with […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Food, Sports, Syracuse

Bowling Is Bringing Millions To The Syracuse Economy

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VolturoBowlingImpactScript_23April2018 By Georgie Volturo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Business  is booming at Ale N Angus Pub in Downtown Syracuse. They have seen a surge in costumers since the end of March, and they’ve had to hire new staff, just to keep up. Aside from their award winning burgers and friendly service, this surge in […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Health, Non-profit, Sports

Former professional boxer teaches heart health to inner-city youth

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Video Transcript: Fight for Hearts Script Matt St. Jean SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Workout music and children’s laughter filled the room at the Boys and Girls Club in downtown Syracuse as the kids participated in a non-contact boxing class conducted by a local non-profit, Fight for Hearts. Founder of Fight for Hearts, former professional boxer and […]

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