Farmers and low-income families in Central New York continue to benefit from a program aimed at encouraging people to buy fresh, local produce. New York State recently received its largest-in-the-nation allocation of 3.4 million dollars for the Farmer's Market Nutrition Program. In this two part series, we examine the nutritional and economic impacts of the program.
Drivers on Salina Street are seeing red today, but it is for a good cause. Onondaga County and City of Syracuse officials met with AIDS Community Resources Director Michael Crinnin to paint a red stripe down Salina Street in honor of the A-C-R’s Paint the Town Red Campaign for AIDS awareness.