Here are the weather headlines: •Humidity stays high through Thursday. •Next chance of rain is a scattered afternoon t-storm Thursday •The humidity comes down big time for Friday and Saturday •Temperatures make a run at 90 Labor Day. In the big picture, the weather over central New York and the Northeast this week is very quiet for early September. For
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – The Syracuse University men’s basketball team’s 2015-16 schedule was released on Thursday – and it features a number of old rivalries, and new ones. Along with opponents from the glory days of the Big East including St. John’s and Georgetown, the Orange will play new rivals like Duke. The Orange has nine ACC games at the Carrier
Geddes (WSYR-TV) – The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office has identified a motorcyclist who was killed in a crash that shut down I-690 near the Fairgrounds on Wednesday. 26-year-old Jonathan Fox of Syracuse was pronounced dead at the scene. Emergency personnel and Deputies responded to the scene west of the State Fair Boulevard/Lakeland exit around 8:35 a.m. Investigators believe the motorcyclist
Manlius (WSYR-TV) – Manlius Police are asking people in their community to remain vigilant after a stolen SUV was found blocks away from its owner’s home on Warren Street after being set on fire late Tuesday night. According to police, after they responded to the scene, they discovered that a number of cars had been gone through – and that
Oswego (WSYR-TV) - An Oswego County couple has been convicted on multiple counts, including fraud and grand larceny, for stealing more than $200,000 for a retired U.S. Air Force colonel. According to NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, David Tetro, Jr. And Morgan Tetro of Minetto face up to 20 years in prison for stealing thousands from retired Col. Irene Dennison
Lake George (WSYR-TV) - Two people are burned after a boat exploded in Lake George. Investigators say the owner of the boat was filling it with fuel at the Fischers Marina on the East side of the lake just before 7 p.m. when the boat burst into flames. A teenage employee jumped into the water and helped the owner off
Pompey (WSYR-TV) - Plans are moving forward for Verizon to build a new cell phone tower in the Town of Pompey. The town's zoning board has approved plans to construct a 150-foot Verizon cell tower near the intersection of Indian Hill and Pompey Center roads. Verizon has, however, changed the location to be slightly farther away from homes in the
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Surveillance footage of vandalism posted on Facebook caught the attention of Rain Lounge patrons, the business owner’s friends, and even Syracuse Police Chief Frank Fowler. Although social media has become a common place for such postings, Syracuse Police want to remind community members that while it can be used to aid an investigation — citizens should not take
Geddes (WSYR-TV) – The State Fair announced on Tuesday night that rapper Nas would replace Snoop Dogg after the hip hop legend cancelled due to illness. Here are Four Things to Know about Nas: Real name is Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones Son of jazz and blues musician Olu Dara Eight consecutive platinum and multi-platinum albums Harvard University established the
Geddes (WSYR-TV) - Bosco's has had their location near the Midway of the Fairgrounds for 34 years and it's a regular stop for so many hungry fair-goers. The stand is known for its live music, prime rib sandwiches and Potatoes O'Reilly. The potatoes are actually a recipe older than the stand, dating back to the previous owners of the spot,
Geddes (WSYR-TV) - One of the newest vendors at the New York State Fair didn't have to travel too far down the Thruway. Charlie DiGristina is a long-time chef in Utica, owning Charlie's Pizza in several locations and the newer Utica Pizza Company in North Syracuse. Now, he's bringing Utica food to the New York State Fair thanks to his "It's
Geddes (WSYR-TV) – Today is day seven at the Great New York State Fair. Here are some of the events that are in store for you if you’re headed to the Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 2: Special day: Women’s Day, Wade Shows Wednesday Special deals: Special limited wristband offer, 10 rides for only $10.00. Wristbands can be purchased at any
Geddes (WSYR-TV) - The State Fair announced on Tuesday night that it has replaced Snoop Dogg with iconic rapper Nas. Snoop Dogg cancelled his Wednesday evening Chevy Court appearance on Tuesday because he is ill. Nas will take to the Chevy Court stage at 8 p.m. in his place. MTV lists Nas among its all-time top 10 rap artists.
Interactive Map: Scroll down to compare the before and after images Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined plans for the State Fairgrounds on Tuesday. Read more about the plans here. You can compare the current Fairgrounds with the plans for the future in our images below. Just move the bar right or left. ( Having trouble viewing the image
Oneida (WSYR-TV) – A Canastota man accused of using a knife to steal a woman’s car outside of a Price Chopper on Erie Boulevard in Syracuse was formally arraigned on Tuesday for allegedly murdering an Oneida woman. Kevin Farley pleaded not guilty after he was arraigned on a 14-count indictment in Madison County Court. Farley is accused of killing 32-year-old
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