Geddes (WSYR-TV) – “Abracadabra,” “Space Cowboy,” and “Take the Money and Run” and other memorable hits may be on the set list when Steve Miller takes to the Chevy Court stage at the New York State Fair this summer. The Steve Miller Band is set to perform on Sunday, Sept. 6 at 8 p.m. Other Miller classics include “Rock’n Me,”
Here are the weather headlines: •Summer-like warmth and humidity will be with us through Wednesday. •Showers and storms possible from late morning into the afternoon. •The heat will break somewhat on Thursday, but more importantly, the air Thursday will dry out. •On Friday, temperatures will warm, and with the air so dry, a lack of cloud cover will allow the
Cicero (WSYR-TV) – Cicero Police have arrested a Syracuse man who they say kicked in a garage door at a Monro Muffler location and stole cash from a register. Police charged Patrick Crisalli, 48, of Gifford Street, with third-degree burglary, petit larceny, and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Crisalli is being held without bail because of a previous charge.
Lysander (WSYR-TV) – The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man whose body was found along a hiking trail in the town of Lysander. The Sheriff’s Office believes 70-year-old Joseph Crisafulli of Clay may have suffered a medical condition before he was found at the Three Rivers Wildlife Management area off of Potter Road. They say the Onondaga County
Ithaca (WSYR-TV) – The Tompkins County District Attorney’s office has closed its case against a man who crashed a tractor trailer into a building in downtown Ithaca, killing one woman and severely damaging a building. Viacheslav Grychanyi has already pleaded guilty to a traffic violations in connection with the crash, which took the life of Simeon’s bartender Amanda Bush. Bush
Zurich, Switzerland (WSYR-TV/ABC News) – Six international soccer officials have been arrested in a police raid in Switzerland and they're being detained pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities. The case involves bribes "totaling more than $100 million" linked to commercial deals dating back to the 1990s for soccer tournaments in the United States and Latin America. ABC News
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - The Syracuse area has been named the nation's most affordable major housing market for the second straight quarter, according to findings by Wells Fargo and The National Association of Home Builders . "Affordability" is determined based on the area's median income and the ability for families making it to pay monthly housing costs, including mortgage, insurance and
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – Syracuse University will renew a long-time Upstate New York rivalry next season when it hosts St. Bonaventure at the Carrier Dome. The Orange have not faced the Bonnies in six years. The date is yet to be confirmed. SU has a 23-3 record against the Bonnies.
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - The Chancellor of the State University of NY issued a statement welcoming the appointment of Mary Ellen Elia as the state's new education commissioner. Chancellor Nancy Zimpher said, "Having attended two SUNY institutions before embarking on her successful teaching career, MaryEllen Elia is familiar with the immense value of a New York State education, and her appointment as
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - The Syracuse University women’s basketball team’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge opponent has been announced. The Orange will play Maryland in the 2015 edition of the series on Wednesday, Dec. 2 in College Park, Md. SU made its third consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament during the 2014-15 campaign – a program record. Maryland advanced to the Final Four