"summer" Tagged Articles

Central New York, Community, Crime, Public Safety, Syracuse

Campus Law Enforcement Prepares for the Upcoming School Year

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Click the Play button to hear more about The Department’s plans during the summer. Audio Transcript: Safety in the Summertime By Dallas Jackson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Just over 20 million students attended colleges and universities across the country last fall, according to the U.S. Department of Education. For a college town like Syracuse, there is […]

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Lyme Disease

Tick Season Is Not Over Yet

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Click the play button above to learn what residents should be aware of during tick season. Audio Transcript: Feature News Story_Sheehan By Kendra Sheehan, SYRACUSE (NCC News) —  Summertime in Syracuse means its tick season. Toward the end of July, ticks have reached adulthood, and have grown large enough to make them much easier to spot […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse, Things to do

One Program Uses the Great Outdoors to Teach Leadership and Teamwork

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Click the Play button to hear more about Scott Catucci and the Leadership Outdoor Orientation Program. Audio Transcript: Outdoor Education and Leadership – Dallas Jackson By Dallas Jackson, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Summers are usually full of many different activities. For incoming college freshmen, things can be a little different. The summer after graduating high school is […]

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Summer Food Service
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Downtown Syracuse, NY
Central New York, Health, Syracuse, Weather

Heat Advisory in Syracuse Raises Red Flag for Health Concerns

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By Alexis Scott SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The heat index went up to 101 degrees in Syracuse and even hotter in surrounding areas. Paired with Southern-like humidity, The National Weather Service says one major health concern is heat stroke. Medical doctor, Jeremy Joslin of Upstate Medical Hospital said that many people believe they’re having a […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse

CNY’s ‘Most Polluted Lake In America’ Could Soon Be Transformed Into A Public Beach

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Video transcript: Milana_OnondagaLakeBeach_23Apr18 By Giulia Milana LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC News) – Formerly known as the “most polluted lake in America,” Onondaga Lake is now the cleanest it has been in over 100 years, and the county wants to take advantage of that. A feasibility study is scheduled to begin this spring to determine the practicality of adding […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Feature, Food, Things to do

Cicero Library Takes the Cake with Teen Program

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By Sara Bonadies CICERO, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Northern Onondaga Public Library in Cicero is serving up some pretty sweet events for teens this summer. Yesterday evening, teens had the opportunity to whip-up a variety of mug cakes. The personal treats, made with simple ingredients in the microwave, are part of the rising trend toward quick, […]

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