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Fifth Annual Anime Convention
10:56 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Syracuse Anime Convention Hosts Record Number of Attendees

Attendees show their allegiance to stories and characters at Anime Syracuse 2013 Convention
Hannah Warren/WAER News

The usual fall expos at the New York State Fairgrounds took place this weekend alongside a crowd of costumed heroes and characters from Japanese television shows.

Fandom members from far and wide converged at the fairgrounds Art & Home Center for the fifth annual Syracuse Anime Convention, which has been extended to a two-day event for the first time in its history.

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Sports
8:16 pm
Sat September 28, 2013

Tim Kurkjian speaks with Jarret Leist and Marc Weber on Sportsnight

TIm Kurkjian spoke with Jarret Leist and Marc Weber about the Pirates finally making the playoffs, the incredible summer for the Dodgers and the Red Sox dominating the AL.

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Empty Bowls
5:19 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

A Bowl of Soup, Local Artists, Donations Come Together to Help Put Food on the Table

People came early to the Empty Bowls event at the Warehouse.
Credit Hannah Warren/WAER News

People were lined up at 11:00 o’clock in Syracuse this morning to get a bowl of soup. 

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Connective Corridor
4:20 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

Local Foundation Asks Community To Help The Connective Corridor

"Who will care for me?" Connective Corridor construction on East Genesee Street
Credit ©2013 Chris Bolt/WAER News

Community leaders may have  an answer to the dilemma of funding maintenance costs for the Connective Corridor. 

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Arts & Culture
11:05 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Take Ten With Dianne Reeves

I had the pleasure of chatting recently with 4 time Grammy Award-winning vocalist Dianne Reeves and we concluded our interview with 10 questions that allow people to learn some new things about this incredible artist.  This edition of Take Ten began when I asked Dianne about the very first record she remembered listening to.  Enjoy!

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