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Starting Over In Syracuse

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By Jen Cardone SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)—Six years ago a man and his seven-member family moved to Syracuse all the way from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Syracuse typically has about 1,100 refugees come to the city each year, including Emmanuel Ndeze and his family. Mayor Stephanie Miner continues to welcome refugees like the Ndezes into […]

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Pot-Luck Food Court Brings Communities Together

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By Abigail Yang SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – My Lucky Tummy returns with an all-vegetarian party on Saturday, featuring all-vegetarian dishes from Bhutan, Eritrea, Indonesia, Tunisia and a dessert from Afghanistan.  This is the fifth My Luck Tummy event, which gathers members of Syracuse’s refugee and New American community together to prepare dishes from their home for culture and perspective. The […]

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