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What Works: How Syracuse cut infant mortality in half
About 18 of every 1,000 babies in Syracuse died before their first birthday in the mid-1980s, giving the city one of the nation's highest infant mortality rates.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Syracuse Police: 17-year-old boy shooting dice on street had loaded handgun
A 17-year-old boy was charged after he fled a dice game on the street and was caught by officers with a loaded handgun, Syracuse police said.
Crash seriously injures 16-year-old girl who was crossing street in Geddes
A 16-year-old girl was seriously injured Saturday night when she was hit by a car while crossing the street, the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office said.
Robbers use Craigslist ad to lure in Camillus victim
The Onondaga County Sheriff's office says three men have been arrested in connection with the robbery.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
ACR Health named 2013 Recycler of the Year
The Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency gave its 2013 Recycler of the Year award to ACR Health today, a recognition of the nonprofit organization's commitment to recycling office waste.
Rob Astorino visits Syracuse, where local Republicans split on who to back in governor's race
Rob Astorino wants to be the New York Republican Party's designated candidate to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo this fall.
Syracuse DMV to temporarily close Friday, operations moved to North Syracuse
If you live in Onondaga County and need to visit the DMV, you'll have to go to North Syracuse Friday afternoon.
Former Friendly's in Fayetteville: Four signs it may become a Dunkin' Donuts
Will the old Fayetteville Friendly's Restaurant building be turned into a Dunkin' Donuts? Or will it become another still-to-be-named coffeehouse/restaurant? The engineer representing the developer won't say, and has not identified the tenant tenant for the Fayetteville Planning Board.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Carpenter's Brook hatchery trout unaffected by cold, icy winter
Central New York's lengthy, frigid winter and string of sub-zero nights has iced over many of the area's waterways, but it hasn't bothered the trout at the Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery.
New owner plans housing for Central New York golf course
The Sunset Ridge Golf Club has been sold to a Denver real estate entrepreneur Marcellus ties who plans to build housing around the 18-hole course.
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New York State Fair adds contests, moves Wine Village
The New York State Fair will add competitions and move the New York Wine Village this summer.
Cicero man indicted on child rape and endangerment charges
The Onondaga County District Attorney's Office says 45-year-old Joseph Sanfilippo of Van Antwerp Drive faces charges of third degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child after police arrested him last June for engaging in sexual intercourse with a person younger than 17. Police say the alleged incidents took place from December 2012 and June ... (more)
California Film Production Company Will Be First Tenant of New Hub...
California-based firm The Film House will be moving its headquarters, production, post-production, and distribution operations to Onondaga County, becoming the first tenant of the Central New York Hub for Emerging Nano Industries.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
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State of the County address: Messages that seemed aimed at an audience of one
CNY/NNY/S. Tier : State of the County address: Messages that seemed aimed at an audience of one Play now Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney's annual state of the county message had its moments of drama Tuesday.
Nanotechnology site at Electronics Park will move forward
A proposed nanotechnology facility in Salina that remains vacant 3 1/2 years after it was announced will eventually open, despite a new project in the field announced yesterday for DeWitt.
Homeless woman found dead in Syracuse
A 42-year-old homeless woman was found dead last week on the edge of the city's Franklin Square neighborhood.
DeWitt supervisor: East Syracuse board acted prematurely on police vote
DeWitt Town Supervisor Ed Michalenko speaks last month about a shared services agreement for police services between the town of DeWitt and the village of East Syracuse at the village board meeting.
NY Minute: Rob Astorino to announce today in NY gov's race
Cuomo had a busy day. He met for two hours on Tuesday with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio in Albany but emerged in continued disagreement over how to fund pre-kindergarten.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Truck hits low railroad bridge on Onondaga Lake Parkway
A truck hit the low-lying railroad bridge spanning Onondaga Lake Parkway on Tuesday, but no injuries were reported, the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office said.
So how exactly is Hollywood coming to Onondaga County?
Gov. Andrew Cuomo made a brief stop tonight at Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney's State of the County speech to announce a plan to bring the film industry to Central New York.