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Man gets probation for two felony drug charges

Matthew S. Esser, 25, pleaded guilty to felony counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance in connection with arrests last year and in 2016 in Glens Falls and Queensbury.


Syracuse woman charged with welfare fraud

On October 16th, 2018, 63 year old Frances Jackson of Syracuse, NY was arrested on a warrant for Welfare Fraud 3rdDegree, Grand Larceny 3rdDegree, and Offering a False Instrument for Filing 1stDegree.


Syracuse woman accused of defrauding DSS to get more than $11,000 in food stamps

Jackson has been charged with third-degree welfare fraud, third-degree grand larceny and first-degree false instrument for filing, all felonies.


Chicken, ice cream and waffles at the new JackRabbits, with $4 lunch box

The restaurant specializes in traditional American comfort food, serving southern fried chicken, homemade side dishes such as collard greens. It will serve its version of bubble waffles that can be served with chicken or ice cream. There will also be an ice cream parlor with sweet treats served from


First snow of the season falls in Upstate NY (photos)

Syracuse, N.Y. -- It happens every year, but there's still something special about that first snowfall of the season in Upstate New York.


NY Senate candidate Mannion slams GOP leader for 'unwarranted attack' on teachers

Count John Mannion among the educators offended by state Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan's comment Monday describing the teachers union as one of the "forces of evil" against the Republicans.Flanagan, R-East Northport, made the remark during an appearance on "The Capitol Pressroom" radio progra


Suicide deaths missing from opioid overdose data, experts say

To this day, though, he doesn’t know how Monroe County officials recorded his overdose. He doubts it went into their database as a suicide attempt, he said. More likely, he believes, it was ruled an accident, because evidence of his intent didn’t turn up right away.


'Sid is Dead': Cast, plot revealed for new movie filming in Syracuse

"Sid is Dead" begins shooting this week at the former A.V. Zogg Middle School in Liverpool, N.Y., and the surrounding area around Syracuse. Garelick bought the school last year to turn it into a film school and movie studio, dubbedSyracuse Studios, for filming teen comedies set in high schools, focu


6 New York Cities, 3 in Central New York Have the Most Rats in the Country

The number of New York cities withratscontinues to grow. Six places made the annualTop 50 Rattiest Citiesthis year, 3 incentral New York.So where are all the rats hanging out? Chicago....for the 4th year in a row. But since rat activity increases when it's cold, it's no surprise New York makes the l


Syracuse police find stolen gun block away from where 15-year-old was fatally shot

The14-year-old boy was shotshortly before 1 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of Sterling Avenue. The teenager remains in critical condition late Wednesday morning at Upstate University Hospital, said Sgt. Richard Helterline, a Syracuse Police Department spokesman.


Eastwood double homicide suspect charged with first-degree murder

Back in June, Elmore and his 13-year-old brotherwere charged withtwo counts of murder in the second degree, robbery in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree for the shooting deaths of 21-year-old Luis Sepulveda and 28-year-old Christopher McLauren.


Ever Hear of Central New York's Thruway Jesus

Stories of a mystical being hitchhiking and offering the word of God have been carried thru the ages. Few, however, reached the status of a figure dubbed, "The Thruway Jesus." We found a man who witnessed the "man in white" first hand.To protect the identity of our witness, his face has been deliber


Syracuse's youngest victims: 37 children, teens shot, stabbed so far in 2018

Within eight days this month, violence claimed the lives of three young people in Syracuse.James Springer III was 12 when he died. Christopher Hickey was 19. Loindale Johnson was 15.James and Loindale was shot to death. Hickey died after a stabbing. And the string of violent deaths sparked concerns


Police: Waterloo woman was driving drunk with kids in car

At the scene, officers say they found that Sisco was drunk and had been driving the vehicle. Inside her car, they found three kids, ages 10 and 11.


More NYSP to Patrol Syracuse, Deter Violence: 10-17-18

Taking new steps to protect everyone in Syracuse after a rash of young violence. NewsChannel 9's Farah Jadran is at the Public Safety Building as Governor Cuomo adds more officers to patrol the streets.


Syracuse Police 'On the Lookout' for suspected porch pirate

Fortunately, their surveillance camera caught him in the act and we're putting you On the Lookout, along with Syracuse Police.


Crop Circling: Cortland-area farm harvests hemp for health benefits

When Allan Gandelman launched Main Street Farms in 2011, his chief goal was to help people eat better. These days, he wants to help people feel better, too.


Cuomo to send State Police troopers to Syracuse to combat recent rash of violence

Then Cuomo said the state will engage with the region's community leaders, clergy, law enforcement and elected officials to identify additional long-term solutions to not only reduce violence, but address many of the systemic socio-economic problems that violence-plagued communities face.


Runner helps legally blind competitor from Fairport who fell during a race

Tobin's good deed has been picked up by the likes of the New York Times, the Washington Post, Forbes and the Associated Press.


Oswego man sentenced for stabbing victim in the head with screwdriver

According to the Oswego County District Attorney's Office, Steven Haynes, 34, appeared in court on Monday and pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the second degree.