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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 , Environment , Weather

CNY Warmer Weather Means Early Syrup Season

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By Bridget Chavez MORAVIA, N.Y. (NCC News) – Warmer temperatures in Central New York have caused maple syrup producers to tap their trees for sap earlier than in previous years. Usually, the maple season begins in the spring, but because of the warm weather, local businesses like Schoolyard Sugarbush now tap during the winter months. Benjamin […]

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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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Agriculture , Business , Central New York , Weather

Rain, Freezing Temperatures Hurt Pumpkin Business ahead of Halloween

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By CB Garrett SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — A staple in the fall, the pumpkin business usually booms right around Halloween. But for The Pumpkin Hollow, sales have fallen due to this weekend’s rain storm and freezing temperatures. The rain was welcome for many farms in the area feeling the affects of the drought, but […]

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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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Central New York , Transportation , Weather

Winter Weather Grips Syracuse Into April

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By Cathleen O’Hare SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The calendar may have switched over to April but the weather outside still feels like February. Low temperatures and heavy snowfall have continued since Saturday night, making streets and sidewalks icy and slushy. Despite the disappointment to see last week’s warm, sunny weather go away, some students say […]

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