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Business, Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse, Weather

Does a Seasonal or Pay-Per-Plow Contract Make More Sense for CNY Businesses?

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By Brooke Meenachan EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – When snow starts piling up this winter, businesses need a plan to get rid of it. Syracuse is the snowiest major city in the country, but received only 70 inches of snow last year. The average is more than 100 inches. So, deciding to choose a seasonal contract […]

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Government, Weather

Local Scientist Opposes Trump’s NOAA Pick, Privatization Of Weather Data

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Listen to learn why Syracuse University Professor Daniel Curewitz opposes President Trump’s pick to lead NOAA.   By Jack Watson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Barry Myers, the CEO of Accuweather, was chosen last week by President Donald Trump to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a choice that prompted controversy among scientists. Syracuse University […]

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Central New York, Community, International, race, safety, Weather

Family Welcomes Puerto Rican Relatives to Syracuse

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By Darianny Abreu SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Mia Fernandez and her grandmother arrived in Syracuse Tuesday night to reunite with some of their loved ones after a week of living without enough food, water, gas and electricity. Fernandez said her and her grandmother stayed up all night, unable to sleep while hurricane Maria flooded […]

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Central New York, Environment, tourism, Weather

Autumn heat wave in CNY has affected attendance at local facilities

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Listen here to find out how the recent heat wave positively impacted local institutions. By Zachary Levine SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – This September’s record-breaking heat brought people outside in droves, as they looked to enjoy one last dose of summer weather. Parks and businesses alike benefited from the early autumn heat, as they experienced […]

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Agriculture, Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Environment, food, Weather

Rainy Weather Delays CNY Farmers

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Anthony Emmi of Emmi Farms in Baldwinsville spends the warm weather making up lost time after a rainy Spring season.     By Sarah Minkewcz BALDWINSVILLE N.Y. (NCC News) – Central New York had excessive rainfall this Spring and it’s causing some farmers to play catch up. “We have processed beans, we have to plant first and […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Non-profit

Coming up on NCC News at 4:45

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Top stories for today… Syracuse respects soldiers who died in combat. Despite unfavorable weather, the memorial day parade is scheduled to start at Baldswinsville this evening. One Central New York group is ensuring accessibility for families in need by building ramps. A local mowing company loses business due to excessive rains and continued bad weather. Tune in to […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Government, Weather

Heating Assistance Available for Low-Income New York Families

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By CB Garrett SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Governor Cuomo announced Sunday that $325 million will go towards helping low-income and elderly families pay their heating bills this winter. The program is known as the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) and helped over 1.4 million New York households and almost 60,000 homes in Central New York, according […]

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Central New York, Environment, Health, Sports

Warmer Weather Impacts Local Resorts

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By Terace Garnier, FABIUS, N.Y. (NCC News) – Toggenburg Mountain is a local snowboard and ski resort, located thirty-five minutes from Syracuse. Snow School Instructor Jim Morris hopes that they can start making snow as early as next week. “Normally about this time of year we are making snow and probably have a couple of trails open already,” Morris […]

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