New York State Fair http://waer.org en Members of the Military Honored at NYS Fair on Labor Day http://waer.org/post/members-military-honored-nys-fair-labor-day <p>The Grand Marshall of this year’s Labor Day Parade at the State Fair was led by a current military member.&nbsp; Senior Master SGT. Toby Shelly’s 29 year career in the military has taken him on a rewarding journey.&nbsp; He’s now a Superintendent with craftsmen for an Engineering Unit with the 174th Fighter Wing at Hancock Field.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:12:10 +0000 John Smith 7371 at http://waer.org Members of the Military Honored at NYS Fair on Labor Day Taste New York Introduces Fairgoers to Local Products and Produce http://waer.org/post/taste-new-york-introduces-fairgoers-local-products-and-produce <p>The New York State Fair is serving up moonshine and other local goods this year—thanks to the “Taste New York” exhibit…creating an inaugural tasting trail. Mon, 02 Sep 2013 22:58:02 +0000 Maria Catanzarite 7349 at http://waer.org Taste New York Introduces Fairgoers to Local Products and Produce Take a Trip Through New York State Fair History http://waer.org/post/take-trip-through-new-york-state-fair-history <p></p><p>Have you ever wondered what it would be like to take a trip through New York State Fair History in Syracuse?&nbsp; The&nbsp;ferris wheel wasn't always on the midway as we know it today.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 14:59:56 +0000 John Smith 7337 at http://waer.org Take a Trip Through New York State Fair History Fairgoers Making Music of Their Own at Empire State Theater and Musical Museum http://waer.org/post/fairgoers-making-music-their-own-empire-state-theater-and-musical-museum <P></P> <P>The State Fair is winding down, and if you’re looking for something different to check out, the <A href="http://www.jrjunction.com/estmim/">Empire State Theatre and Musical Museum</A> in the Art and Home Center&nbsp;might fit the bill.&nbsp; Sure, you’ll be hoofing it all over the fairgrounds, but spare yourself some energy to perform some 'pedal pumping' on a player piano from the early 1900’s.</P> <P></P> <P></P> <P> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:06:52 +0000 John Smith 7228 at http://waer.org Fairgoers Making Music of Their Own at Empire State Theater and Musical Museum Women's Day at New York State Fair Is Back, Applies to Modern Values http://waer.org/post/womens-day-new-york-state-fair-back-applies-modern-values <P>Women’s Day at the New York State Fair has changed over the years, but the celebration Wednesday still offered opportunities for personal growth and chances to improve the community.&nbsp;</P> <P>Art and Home Center Director Sheryl Lavin remembers the event used to be a great opportunity to get women connected with service groups.</P> <P>Speakers addressed health issues that apply especially to women (such as heart disease and sleep troubles) and provided advice on avoiding discrimination or scams based upon gender.</P> <P>Karen Schroeder, Assistant Director of the <A href="http://cnyfai Wed, 28 Aug 2013 22:36:18 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 7133 at http://waer.org Women's Day at New York State Fair Is Back, Applies to Modern Values