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Cicero's Joel Farabee taken by Philadelphia Flyers in first round of the NHL draft
Cicero's Joel Farabee taken by Philadelphia Flyers in first round of the NHL draftDallas -- The Philadelphia Flyers took Cicero's Joel Farabee in the first round of the NHL draft on Friday night. Flyers general manager Ron Hextall called Farabee's name at the No. 14 pick overall in the selection process, which was held in American ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 18:30:00 GMT
Pilots modify hot air balloons into bouncy houses when winds ground them(video)
Pilots modify hot air balloons into bouncy houses when winds ground them(video)Jamesville, N.Y.--Even though hot air balloons have been floating around literally as long as the United States has been a country, Jamesville BalloonFest fans had to forego watching them take off Friday night when wind direction and gusts grounded them ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:18:00 GMT
Stephanie Miner names co-chairs of her campaign for NY governor
Stephanie Miner names co-chairs of her campaign for NY governorFormer Syracuse mayor Stephanie Miner's independent campaign for governor will be co-chaired by two prominent New York Democrats with previous ties to the state party. Miner said Friday her campaign will be guided by John Sullivan, the former Oswego mayor ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:58:00 GMT
NHL Draft: Buffalo Sabres select defenseman from Sweden with No. 1 overall pick
NHL Draft: Buffalo Sabres select defenseman from Sweden with No. 1 overall pickDALLAS (AP) -- The Buffalo Sabres have selected defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with the first overall pick in the NHL draft, giving them a dynamic player who should spark their rebuilding process. Dahlin is the second Swedish player to be taken No. 1 and the ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 17:34:00 GMT
Syracuse football recruiting: 2019 linebacker from Canada commits
Syracuse football recruiting: 2019 linebacker from Canada commitsSyracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse is in the middle of a big recruiting weekend on campus, but a prospect who attended a recent camp became the newest memberof the 2019 class. Linebacker Geoff Cantin, of Q uebec City, announced Friday afternoon his intention to ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:13:00 GMT
Check out the beautiful script jerseys Boeheim's Army will wear in this year's TBT
Check out the beautiful script jerseys Boeheim's Army will wear in this year's TBTOld-school Syracuse fans have frequently bemoaned the lack of traditional script in the school's Nike uniforms in recent years. Puma and The Basketball Tournament supplied a solution on Friday in the form of this year's Boeheim's Army jerseys, which ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:18:00 GMT
Tampa Bay Lightning promotes Syracuse Crunch assistant coach
Tampa Bay Lightning promotes Syracuse Crunch assistant coachSyracuse, N.Y. -- Jeff Halpern is going back to the NHL. The Tampa Bay Lightning have promoted the Syracuse Crunch assistant coach to the same job with the parent club. Halpern, 42, first joined the Lightning organization for the 2015-16 season as the team ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:43:00 GMT
Keep Me in Mind: Zac Brown Band to pay tribute to cancer patients at Syracuse concert
Keep Me in Mind: Zac Brown Band to pay tribute to cancer patients at Syracuse concertThe Zac Brown Band may be from Atlanta, Georgia, but they will be paying tribute to Central New York fans at their Syracuse concert on Saturday. Susan Bertrand, the president and founder of Maureen's Hope, established the organization in memory of her ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:27:00 GMT
Cornell student admits buying gun to kill dad after judge tosses murder charge
Cornell student admits buying gun to kill dad after judge tosses murder chargeSyracuse, NY -- A former Cornell University student came close today to admitting a role in his father's 2015 murder in Pittsford. Charles Tan, now 23, avoided a murder conviction in 2015 after a jury deadlocked. A Monroe County judge then threw out the ...read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:33:00 GMT
3 strangers help save young dad who overdosed on heroin on Father's Day in Cicero
3 strangers help save young dad who overdosed on heroin on Father's Day in CiceroCICERO, N.Y. -- Two friends were running an errand Sunday in Cicero when a woman flagged them down. The woman pointed to a car pulled over on a street off of Northern Boulevard. A man was slumped over in the passenger seat -- unconscious and not breathing.read more
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Published on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:26:00 GMT