Central New York http://waer.org en “Birds of Onondaga Lake” Exhibit Reveals Beauty of Local Birds, Ecosystems http://waer.org/post/birds-onondaga-lake-exhibit-reveals-beauty-local-birds-ecosystems <p>Birdwatchers and local spectators will be able to experience the wildlife of Onondaga Lake in pictures as part of a new exhibit. <a href="http://www.lakecleanup.com/birds-of-onondaga-lake-photo-exhibit/">“Birds of Onondaga Lake” consists of wildlife photography</a> of bald eagles and other birds. But according to Erin Crotty, President of <a href="http://ny.audubon.org/">Audubon New York</a>, it also tells a story about a recovering habitat that is becoming a place for bird conservation. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:39:24 +0000 Chris Bolt & Robert Romano 16125 at http://waer.org “Birds of Onondaga Lake” Exhibit Reveals Beauty of Local Birds, Ecosystems In Any Syracuse Season, a Good Neighbor Is a Great Thing http://waer.org/post/any-syracuse-season-good-neighbor-great-thing <div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>The first time we had a shovel-worthy snow this winter, my next-door neighbor was out front with his mega-efficient snowblower.</div><div> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:05:17 +0000 Mark Bialczak 13129 at http://waer.org In Any Syracuse Season, a Good Neighbor Is a Great Thing What's The Best Way to Grow Your Business? Maybe it's Exporting http://waer.org/post/whats-best-way-grow-your-business-maybe-its-exporting <p>Business leaders say the key to growth for many small to medium Central New York companies might be selling their products overseas.&nbsp; Fri, 25 Oct 2013 20:39:36 +0000 Scott Willis & Brent Fox 9787 at http://waer.org What's The Best Way to Grow Your Business? Maybe it's Exporting Amtrak Agreement Means $22 Million From NYS to Keep Some Routes Running http://waer.org/post/amtrak-agreement-means-22-million-nys-keep-some-routes-running <p></p><p>Amtrak is getting $22&nbsp; million of your state tax dollars&hellip;all to make sure the service continues and maybe improves.&nbsp; An agreement announced today has New York picking up a portion of the costs of four specific routes, with the federal government also subsidizing a share.&nbsp; Transportation Department Spokesperson Beau Duffy explains the support helps some of the busiest lines&hellip;and can perhaps lead to improvements.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 21:05:29 +0000 Chris Bolt 8817 at http://waer.org Amtrak Agreement Means $22 Million From NYS to Keep Some Routes Running Syracuse Downtown Farmers' Market Opens http://waer.org/post/syracuse-downtown-farmers-market-opens <p>A rainy start to the <a href="http://downtownsyracuse.com/downtown-farmers-market">Downtown Syracuse Farmers’ Market</a> today didn’t keep it from opening with a splash.&nbsp; Workers stopped by on their lunch breaks to enjoy the fresh produce and baked goods, and left with items to take home.&nbsp; The weekly event featured dozens of vendors selling fruits, vegetables, wine, baked goods, dairy products and decorative plants.</p><p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 21:30:38 +0000 John Smith & Valerie Crowder 3423 at http://waer.org Syracuse Downtown Farmers' Market Opens