Local News

Immigration Reform
1:29 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

CNY Workers Group Take Part in Immigration Protest at Fed Detention Center

Workers Center of Central New York joins Batavia vigil for immigration reform.
Credit workerscentercny.org

Members of the Workers Center of Central New York are in Batavia Tuesday evening to protest what they see as militaristic, violent and unfair immigration policies. 

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Career Fair
6:38 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Bryant & Stratton College to Host Hospitality Fair

Credit Bryant & Stratton

A Hospitality Fair organized by Bryant & Stratton College will be held for students across Central New York this week at Destiny USA.

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Pat Hogan Vows to be Tough on Crime
3:24 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Syracuse Mayoral Candidate Unveils Ten Point Public Safety Plan


Syracuse Mayoral Candidate Pat Hogan says the city is less safe than it was four years ago.  He unveiled his ten point plan for public safety on Monday vowing to make city neighborhoods safer.

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Fake $100 Bills
8:02 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Police Arrest Suspected Counterfeiter with $10,000 in Phony Bills

Alleged counterfeit money recovered by Syracuse Police.
Credit Syracuse Police Department


Police arrested a Syracuse man for allegedly possessing and using counterfeit money.  Their investigation began last June, involving the Secret Service, when they received complaints from businesses in Onondaga, Oneida and Oswego counties. 

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CAMPUS SUSTAINABILITY
11:55 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Solar Panels Will Generate Heat and Hot Water at Some S.U. Apartments

Newly installed solar panels perched atop SUs South Campus apartments.
Credit WAERs Max Brady

Dozens of Syracuse University students living on south campus starting this fall will be getting their heat and hot water from the sun.  S-U has installed solar thermal panels on 20 buildings, which will serve 160 apartments.  


WAER's Max Brady talked with S-U Sustainability Division Project Analyst and Public Relations Coordinator Brooke Wears.

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