"Suicide" Tagged Articles

Central New York, Community

Syracuse Summer Theater Partners with Contact Community Services to Raise Awareness about Suicide

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By Naiya Brooks EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse Summer Theater’s musical “Pippin” partnered with Contact Community  Services to raise awareness about suicide prevention. Suicide is a theme in the play and the theater thought it would be a perfect way to give back. “Well they decided to partner with us, thankfully,” said Contact’s […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Government, Health, Syracuse

New Mental Health Education Mandate may be Neglecting key Issues

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Press play to learn why some people think the new mandate fails to address major issues contributing to students’ poor mental health.  Audio Transcript: Mental Health Mandate Misses the Mark By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – As of July 1, 2018, New York State public schools are required to implement mental health education in […]

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Crime

Suicidal Man Shot by Police

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By Madison Lee CARTER, N.Y. (NCC News) – A man is being treated for gunshot injuries this morning after being shot by Syracuse police late last night. Last night, police got a call from a suicidal 32-year-old Jeffrey J. Kelley at 10:22 p.m. saying that he was planning to hurt himself and others. A family member told police that Kelly had […]

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Public Safety

Murder-Suicide in Western NY

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By Mitchell Heckman SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCCNEWS) – Authorities were called to a home in the Town of Royalton late Sunday morning after a relative reported that a man and a woman were dead inside. The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that 32-year-old Darryl McDaniel shot his girlfriend, 30-year-old Kimberli Socha, before turning the gun on himself. […]

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