Syracuse It's an annual event that has been heralded as the "unofficial" end to a tough Central New York winter. The 33rd annual Syracuse Saint Patrick's Parade is set to step off next Saturday, March 14th. Our Brad Vivacqua takes a look at how preparations are coming along. 06:57 AM
The movement against the governor's proposed education reforms has a voice and its resonating from the Mohawk Valley. Dozens gathered in Little Falls to rally for public schools. And they were treated to a performance, that's already become a YouTube hit statewide. Alana LaFlore introduces us to the teacher behind the message.
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You don't typically hear the words bicycle and plow in the same sentence. But for one Cortland man it's a way of life. In a story you'll only see on Time Warner Cable News, Iris St. Meran introduces us to Harry Bridger, the man who built his own pedal-powered snow plow.
03/04/2015 08:00 PM
Man Overcomes Adversity to Achieve Lifelong Dream
The Utica community is celebrating the achievement of a man who was once told he'd never be able to fulfill his lifelong dream. As Elizabeth Jeneault explains, David Dutton's perseverance in the face of adversity has inspired everyone he has touched. 03/04/2015 11:00 PM
Forensic Science Expert Takes Stand in Cal Harris Murder Trial
Schoharie County
Expert testimony from a celebrity witness leads to another call for a mistrial in the Cal Harris Murder trial. The Tioga County man is accused of killing his wife Michele in 2001. Tamara Lindstrom has the latest from court. 03/04/2015 05:45 PM
Syracuse University Students Charged in Alleged Hazing Incident, Fraternity Suspended
Two Syracuse University students are accused of hazing three fraternity pledges. 03/04/2015 09:04 PM
Firefighter Injured in Town of Onondaga Fire
A firefighter suffered minor injuries and a home was destroyed following a fire on Bull Hill Road in the town of Onondaga Wednesday. 08:07 AM
Conceptual Agreement Reached for New Carrier Circle Hotel
A conceptual agreement has been reached between the developer of the old Howard Johnson Hotel on Carrier Circle, the adjacent McDonald's, and the town of DeWitt. 08:51 AM
Healthy Living Special: All About Food
This month's Healthy Living special focuses on food -- from what we put into our bodies and our children's bodies, to reading nutrition labels. Plus, we touch on the latest medical advancements.
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Boilermaker Opens Charity Bib Registration
Registration for the coveted Boilermaker Road Race has become tough through the years. Last year, the 15K and 5K races both sold out in just over two hours, and many runners didn't make the cut. Cara Thomas has more on the Boilermaker's charity bib program for this year's selection. 03/04/2015 07:00 PM
Police: Syracuse Woman Intentionally Hit Person With SUV
Syracuse police say Shameiya McKinney intentionally hit another person with her SUV. 03/04/2015 11:02 PM
Mohawk Valley Teacher Creates Youtube Video Expressing Opposition to Education Reform
Little Falls
One Mohawk Valley teacher is taking a 21st century approach to getting Governor Cuomo's attention. Little Falls High School science teacher Samuel Salamone created a Youtube video expressing his opposition to education reform, and now that video has gone viral. Brad Vivacqua has a look at how this message has really taken off. 06:56 AM
5 Cows Dead, Several Injured After Barn Roof Collapse in Cortland County
Cortland County
Five dairy cows were killed, and several more injured after a barn collapse in Cortland County. It happened at the Whey Street Dairy in Cuyler just after midnight Wednesday. Brent Fox has more on the devastation. Updated 03/04/2015 03:30 PM
REDC Holds 'Contract Local' Event
The Regional Economic Development Council brought together local contractors and the businesses in need of their work Wednesday. 07:39 AM
"Don't Steal Possible" Chant for Charter School Advocates in Albany
Thousands of people descended on Albany Wednesday for one of the largest recent rallies in the Capital City. The cause: charter schools. Geoff Redick has the story. 03/04/2015 04:30 PM
Lawmakers: Lawsuit Last Resort But Still Option in State Budget Debate
It's now been nearly two weeks since Governor Cuomo issued his 30-day budget amendments. Neither the Senate nor Assembly have acted on them just yet, with rumors of legal action challenging the executive's budgetary powers. But lawmakers say they're pursuing other options first. Nick Reisman reports. 03/04/2015 09:41 PM
Minimum Wage Crusade
It could end up being a major battle in Albany at budget time. A question affecting a number of family budgets. The minimum wage. As Bill Carey reports, the governor is stumping the state, stopping in Geddes, and urging public support to push that minimum higher. 03/04/2015 05:43 PM
Environmental Activists Urge Onondaga Lawmakers to Avoid Transporting Ash
Environmentally minded Cortland County activists have urged Onondaga County lawmakers to back away from a plan that would have Cortland County send its trash to Onondaga County's incinerator plant, then return the ash from the incinerator for burial in a Cortland County landfill. 03/04/2015 11:32 AM
Mahoney: Amphitheater to Replace Grandstand as Part of Major Fair Overhaul
Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney presented some of the highly awaited details of a proposed $50 million plan to spruce up the New York State Fairgrounds Tuesday night. It was one of the biggest highlights of Mahoney's State of the County Address. Elizabeth Jeneault has more on what's included in the proposed plan. 03/03/2015 11:30 PM
WATCH: Onondaga County Exec. Joanie Mahoney's State of the County Address
Watch Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney deliver her State of the County address in its entirety. 03/03/2015 07:33 PM
Cal Harris Trial: Arguments Over When Prosecution High-Profile Witness Will Testify
Schoharie County
Drama in the courtroom for the Cal Harris murder trial, Tuesday with very little movement in the case. Harris is accused of killing his wife in 2001. Tamara Lindstrom has the latest. 03/03/2015 05:00 PM
Few Marcellus Taxpayers Turnout to Hearing on $15M Project
Marcellus residents will now have to decide on whether to vote for a revised plan on renovating school district buildings after a public hearing was held Tuesday night to discuss the $15 million proposal. 03/04/2015 09:14 AM
Nick Hillary's Lawyer Asks for Surveillance Video from Day of Boy's Death
Nick Hillary and his lawyer were back in court Tuesday morning to request video surveillance from the day of Garrett Phillips' death. Caitlin Landers has more on a piece of video the defense said they need to give a proper defense. 03/03/2015 08:45 PM
Climbing Up Frozen Waterfalls? Some in Ithaca Want it as Sport
Some would call it risky, others see it as another way to put Ithaca on the map. The sport of ice climbing is addicting to thrill seekers and now some want the gorges and falls in Ithaca to be the next place people tackle. Brent Fox explains how some people are hoping Tompkins County will become a climbing destination. 03/03/2015 10:00 PM
County Executive Picente Presents Plan for Oneida's Future
Oneida County
Economic development and improving the quality of life have been the goals of Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente since being voted into office. In his ninth state of the county address Tuesday, he said those things are being accomplished, but the county still has room to grow. Cara Thomas has more on several new initiatives. Updated 03/03/2015 04:15 PM
Woman Hit By Car in Syracuse, Seriously Injured
Syracuse police say a woman was hit by a car on Midland Avenue Tuesday afternoon. 03/03/2015 09:37 PM
Onondaga Legislature Asks State Not to 'Ignore' Boulevard, Tunnel Option for I-81
The debate goes on over the future of Interstate 81 in Syracuse, but county lawmakers say, that debate has just begun. As Bill Carey reports, legislators have now jumped into the argument over what the highway should look like in the decades to come. 03/03/2015 06:15 PM
Syracuse Mother Retracts Not Guilty Plea Surrounding Death of 5-Month-Old Daughter
The Onondaga County DA’s office says Wanda Trumble pleaded guilty Monday in connection with the death of her 5-month-old daughter, Nataliah back in 2013. 03/03/2015 09:19 AM
Silver Knights Kick Off Playoffs Thursday
The Syracuse Silver Knights soccer team is trying to rally their fans as they head into the Major Arena Soccer League playoffs. Our Brad Vivacqua caught up with the players and coach ahead of their big game Thursday night. Updated 03/04/2015 06:59 AM

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