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Teen preparing for college dies crashing car into library

DEWITT, N.Y. — A teenager who was getting ready for his first day of college is dead after he crashed his car into a community library in upstate New York.State police on Thursday identified the driver as 18-year-old Blake Lucas. Troopers say he was driving down the road near the Community Library o

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-16 21:54:31

Man who admitted to sexually abusing 2 children sentenced to prison time

A man who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two children in Sylvan Beach has been sentenced to prison time, according to the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.Travis True, 24, has been sentenced to five years in state prison followed by 15 years of post-release supervision. An order of prote

WKTV - 2018-08-16 16:50:00

Jamesville teen killed in one-car crash

State Police are investigating a fatal one-car crash that occurred at 8:09 p.m. Wednesday, August 15, on Jamesville Road in the town of DeWitt.

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-08-16 14:52:46

18-year-old teenager dies from injuries in library crash

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SWIOWANEWSSOURCE.COM - 2018-08-16 16:01:39

Rosie's in Tipp Hill closing for good, owner's taking facility in a 'new direction'

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Rosie's Sports Pub and Grill in the Tipperary Hill neighborhood has closed for good, according to their Facebook.

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-08-16 19:42:40

"She tells me 'I had to Grandma, I knew they were going to kill me'"

Syracuse, NY (WSYR-TV) - Nearly a year after discovering one of the worst cases of abuse the Oswego County Sheriff's Office has ever seen, the grandmother of the little girl who received the brunt of the abuse is speaking out. The grandmother is also the mother of one of the adults charged in this c

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-08-16 04:48:31

Department of Health confirms horse died from EEE in Oswego Co.

According to Huang, horses cannot transmit EEE to a person, but infected mosquitoes pose a risk to both humans and horses. Health Department officials recommend that horse owners talk to their veterinarian about having their horses vaccinated.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-08-16 12:29:51

How 2 basketballs, 2 broom handles landed Jamesville guard facing 2 criminal charges

JAMESVILLE, N.Y. -- A Jamesville Correctional Facility guard faces two criminal charges because authorities say he tried to cover up his role in helping three inmates recover basketballs outside of the facility's fence, according to court records.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-16 09:10:00

'A great kid': Teen dies after crashing into Jamesville DeWitt library

DEWITT, N.Y. -- A teenager readying for his first day at college has died after crashing his car into the front of the Community Library of DeWitt and Jamesville, according to his family.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-16 09:40:00

Tractor trailer rollover crash reported on Rt. 365 in Verona near Thruway

VERONA – Emergency crews are currently on scene of a tractor trailer rollover crash in the town of Verona.The rollover crash on State Route 365 near the Thruway Exit 33 was first reported at 9:08 a.m., according to the Oneida County 911 Center. The Verona Fire Department, New York State Police and t

WKTV - 2018-08-16 10:14:00

Health Department: Oswego Co. horse death attributed to EEE

WEST MONROE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - A horse that died in West Monroe on Aug. 9 had Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus, according to the Oswego County Health Department.

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-08-16 16:26:25

Syracuse man charged with more than 999 grams of Molly, 560 grams of cocaine

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A Syracuse man was charged with possession of more than 560 grams of cocaine, 999 grams of Molly and other drugs, according to Syracuse police.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-15 10:56:00

Video: How Rise N Shine Diner in Syracuse makes its signature sweet treats

Located on Thompson Road, this restaurant's menu is ideal for anyone with a permanent sweet tooth. From iced hot chocolate to giant pancakes, here are the diner's most popular breakfast-dessert combos.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-15 09:12:00

Syracuse mother charged with infant death

"A completely defenseless victim we have here, and this is certainly one of the most heinous crimes we come across in law enforcement,"the Lancaster district attorney's spokesman Brett Hambright said.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-08-15 19:02:43

2 August UFO Sightings In Syracuse Raising Eyebrows

Here in August, twoUFOsightings reported to theNational UFO Reporting Centerare causing debate and conversation.One sighting reported was onAugust 4th in Baldwinsville, while the other was inSyracuse on August 7th. Are both sightings related?August 4th 2018 - Baldwinsville, NY

BIGFROG104.COM - 2018-08-15 07:21:27

East Syracuse fire chief removed for using N-word on Facebook, will keep paid position, mayor says

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- East Syracuse Fire Chief Jim Brewster has been removed as the village's fire chief by its board of trustees after he used the N-word in a comment on Facebook on June 28, according to East Syracuse mayor Robert Tackman.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-15 21:37:00

Man who died in jump from Crouse Hospital went out 5th floor window in unused ward

Bob Allen, a hospital vice president, said the window of the room was secured, but it appears the man tampered with it. He did not smash the window, Allen said.


Upstate NY rainfall: One spot had over 11 inches in two days (chart)

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Torrential rainfall Monday and Tuesday turned tiny creeks into raging rivers, flooded basements and streets, and sent tons of debrisflowing into Seneca Lake.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-15 14:17:00

Correction Dept. officer arrested after falsifying business records

Giovanni Procino, 27, a Sheriff’s Office employee assigned to the Jamesville Correctional Facility, has been charged with misdemeanor crimes of Falsifying Business Records and Official Misconduct.


Cuomo issues state of emergency for 14 Upstate counties as floods continue

The state of emergency is in effect until Aug. 21 for Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Schulyer, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Wayne, Yates and contiguous counties.