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VETERANS DAY 2013
6:40 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Central New York Remembers and Honors its Veterans

Carol Anne Wood recites one of her granddaughter’s favorite poems.
Credit WAER News

Veterans and their families gathered at the War Memorial Tuesday for a celebration and honoring of their service. Carol Anne Wood is the grandmother of a woman currently serving in the U-S Army.  She would write poems for her granddaughter and the platoon, and quickly became known as the platoon grandmother.

Unfortunately not all service members are able to return to their families and communities. A special table was set up to honor those Missing in Action or who are Prisoners of War.      

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25th Anniversary of Pan Am 103
5:15 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Former Senator, Diplomat George Mitchell Speaks at SU on Pan Am 103, World Peace

Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell coming to SU Tuesday
Credit Syracuse University News Services

  What can the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing teach us about world peace?  Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell will put it into context when he speaks at Syracuse University Tuesday night.  

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Sports
12:59 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

'Cuse Hoops Gears Up For Fordham

SG Trevor Cooney lights it up vs. Cornell
Credit SU Athletics, 2013

Syracuse basketball (1-0) takes on the Fordham Rams (1-0) Tuesday night inside the Carrier Dome in its 2nd regular season contest. The Orange comes off an 82-60 win over Cornell in its season opener. Eighth-ranked SU was led by Trevor Cooney, who netted a career-high 27 points.

After his career game, Cooney admitted that it was easier to play knowing that he was staying in the game even if he missed one or two shots. 

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Sports
11:24 am
Mon November 11, 2013

Syracuse Dominates Maryland; Gets 5th Win

Terrel Hunt leads the Orange offense against the Terrapins
Credit CitrusTV Sports, 2013

Syracuse (5-4, 3-2) took care of Maryland (5-4, 1-4) at Byrd Stadium 20-3 to improve to above .500 for the first time in the Scott Shafer era.

The Orange started the game on an opening 16 play, 80 yard touchdown drive capped off by a Jerome Smith one yard touchdown run. Quarterback, Terrel Hunt was a perfect 6 for 6 with 49 yards on the drive. The opening drive was the only touchdown either team scored in the first half.

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Sports
3:38 pm
Sun November 10, 2013

Syracuse Stifles Maryland, Hear WAER Talk Show Hosts Break Down Game

WAER's Marc Weber spoke with Jarret Leist and Matt Appel about the Syracuse defense's shutdown performance, the emergence of Brisly Estime and a ceremony honoring Wilmeth Sidat-Singh

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