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Syracuse Police cracking down on Erie Boulevard drivers this weekend
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - In response to an influx of traffic-related concerns and complaints, Syracuse Police will concentrate enforcement of traffic violations within the Erie Boulevard corridor this weekend.
Crash on I-690 westbound causes massive backups
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Janet Jackson in Syracuse: See setlist for St. Joseph's Amphitheater concert
This article will be updated with photos and a full review of the show shortly. In the meantime, enjoy seeing the setlist from her concert, part of her 2018 State of the World Tour:
Weekend weather forecast uncertain but mostly favorable for Central New York
Even if the main area of rain misses Central New York, there could be a few scattered showers through Sunday morning. By the afternoon though, some sunshine should return, and conditions will dry out.
Syracuse sees another increase in 'spike' overdoses; cause unknown
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse experienced another increase in 'spike' overdoses on Wednesday, according to an ambulance company official.
Early numbers show impact of USBC tournament in Syracuse
The months long tournament brought about 40,000 people to Syracuse, either to bowl or to support those who did bowl.
Syracuse mailman saves trapped chipmunk (see the viral video)
Marrero sets the phone down nearby and picks up the chipmunk, carefully holding it so it won't bite him. He didn't have a knife or any other tools to cut the line, so he used his teeth.
Police: Wounded man says he was stabbed at Syracuse cookout
The 25-year-old man told investigators he got stabbed during a fight at a cookout in Homer Wheaton Park, said Detective George Hack, of the Syracuse Police Department. But when officers responded to the Mountainview Avenue park, they couldn't find evidence of a stabbing, he said.
House calls to the homeless: Syracuse doc sees patients under bridges, in hidden camps
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Dr. David Lehmann sits on a chair scavenged from the garbage. He leans forward as he goes through a medical history checklist with his patient, a 57-year-old homeless man.
'I want to grow up as a coach': 6 things to know about new Syracuse Crunch assistant
Bouchard, 47, joins the organization after serving as the general manager and head coach of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League since the 2013-14 season, compiling a 204-104-32 record.
Syracuse police: Man stabbed at McKinley Park, shots fired
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A Syracuse man was stabbed and shots were fired Tuesday afternoon at McKinley Park, according to Syracuse police.
Auburn Doubledays have another lead slip away in loss to Mahoning Valley Scrappers
AUBURN — The script followed the same as the night before.The Auburn Doubledays had an early lead slip away and their ninth inning rally fell one big hit short in a 7-6 loss to the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Falcon Park Wednesday.“We jumped on them early, but couldn’t apply much pressure after tha
'Special place in hell' for Syracuse man who sexually abused girl, judge says
Young was someone the child trusted, prosecutors said, and one of the first people she decided to tell about her abuse. She was about 10 years old.
Lawsuit: Retired Syracuse fire chief got drunk at Attilio's before dying in crash
Retired fire chief Robert J. Nelson, 70, was killed aftercrossing the center line and crashinginto a car carrying Sueria Ashkar, 24, who survived, troopers have said.
Nelson, Freeman lead Mahoning Valley to 7-6 win over Auburn
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) -- Hosea Nelson homered, doubled and singled, driving in two runs as the Mahoning Valley Scrappers beat the Auburn Doubledays 7-6 on Wednesday.
James Southerland has something to say Syracuse basketball fans (Boeheim's Army profiles)
Syracuse, N.Y. -- James Southerland will play for Boeheim's Army again this summer.The former Syracuse basketball forward spent the past season in the G League. He sent out a message to Orange fans and answered a few questions. We got his coach, Ryan Blackwell, to comment on how he'll use Southerl
Report: Downtown bridge that partially collapsed was in 'fair to good condition' in 2017
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The mayor's office has released the New York, Susquehanna and Western (NYSW) Railroad's report of area railroad bridges following the partial collapse of a Syracuse bridge earlier this month.
Sparky's Ol Skool Roundup offers rave-ups, pinups at Syracuse Nationals
Back in the 1950s, folks around these parts were actively following the exploits of the Syracuse Nationals professional basketball team. Although the team’s moniker was discarded when the Nats relocated to Philadelphia in 1963, the Syracuse Nationals name is now attached to the largest car show in t
Syracuse's Hillsman gets contract extension
11:02 AM ETAssociated PressSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse women's basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has agreed to a contract extension through 2024.The school on Tuesday did not disclose financial terms.Hillsman has a 263-136 record in 12 years. He has led the Orange to the NCAA tournament seven times,
Cicero Fire Department gets in on the lip-sync video craze
"Came to me earlier last week when I was watching the different videos on YouTube of all the different law enforcement departments putting together these lip syncing videos, and I said to my chief I said we should put one together, he said do it," said the Sergeant.