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And The Country's 'Rattiest City' Is...

The Windy City is still the "Rattiest City," according to an informal study. For the third-straight year, Chicago topped U.S. metro areas in pest-control company Orkin's Top 50 Rattiest Cities list released this week. Orkin ranked cities by the amount of rodent treatments the company completed in th

YAHOO! - 2017-10-18 14:54:29

A Syracuse Fan Broke Both Of His Legs Rushing The Field After The Clemson Win

A Syracuse fan is in the hospital after rushing the field against Clemson. Syracuse scored in improbable win over No. 2 Clemson this past Friday night, and in the aftermath, fans in the Carrier Dome stormed the field to celebrate with the players. Unfortunately, it appears to have led to a pretty si

THESPUN.COM - 2017-10-18 14:35:07

Meet the candidate: Joe Paduda seeks legislature seat

Please share a little of your background: where are you from, how long have you lived in the area, if not from here originally, what brought you here to live? I was born and raised mostly overseas; my father was in the CIA and we lived all over the world. I'm an SU graduate, and met my wife Deb the

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-10-18 14:05:31

Arrest made in Kellogg Street homicide

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Syracuse Police have made a quick arrest in connection with a homicide on the city's Southwest Side last week. 24-year-old Denzel Parler has been charged with second-degree murder and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. Police say Parler killed 31-year-old Cheva

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-18 13:35:13

2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 5

Welcome to Year 2 of High School Confidential, a project involving 34 area high school students who will write weekly for The News-Gazette and news-gazette.com. We'll introduce each of the budding journalists throughout the school year, and let each student take over our Snapchat account 'news-gazet

NEWS-GAZETTE - 2017-10-18 13:00:00

Kendall B on JAMMIN 101.5 Return, Split from Larry, Kathy J and KS-107.5

This week marks the return to Denver radio of Kendall B, who's now helming the morning show for old-school R&B station JAMMIN 101.5. And while he's very excited about the new opportunity and upbeat about being back on the airwaves in the Mile High City, he wants to make sure his history at KS-107.5,

WESTWORD - 2017-10-18 12:16:12

Forecast: Gorgeous fall day today

SYRACUSE (WSYR-TV) - - Not as cold this morning, but still grab a light jacket or sweatshirt. - More sun and even warmer temperatures builds Wednesday and beyond for the most part! - Prolonged period of dry weather takes us into the weekend! - Next chance of rain doesn't come until Monday. Sun

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-18 09:17:40

Fort Drum worker injured in fire

FORT DRUM - A worker at Fort Drum was airlifted to a Syracuse hospital for treatment after a fire Tuesday near the post's AAFES exchange, post officials said. The incident took place around 8 a.m., as the unnamed maintenance mechanic from the post's Department of Public Works worked in the vicinity

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-10-18 07:30:00

Brothers are merging Syracuse construction companies

SYRACUSE - Two brothers are merging their construction businesses. According to Brad and Bruce Jackson, they will merge their companies in 2018. Their father, Tom Jackson, started in the construction business in 1972. Brad and Bruce joined the business in their teens and took over the business in 20

GOSHEN NEWS - 2017-10-18 06:00:00

Prep Volleyball: Layton outlasts Clearfield in 5 sets

CLEARFIELD - Layton defeated Clearfield in five sets. Scores were 25-22, 18-25, 25-21, 17-25 and 15-8. Breanne Bitter had 14 kills, 14 digs, 3 blocks and one ace to lead Clearfield. Kennli Rogers posted 8 kills, 8 digs, and 4 aces. SYRACUSE 3, NORTHRIDGE 0 SYRACUSE - Syracuse swept Northridge by set

OGDEN STANDARD-EXAMINER - 2017-10-18 05:40:00

Centolella Green Law opens new Syracuse office, adds attorney

Centolella Green Law, P.C. has opened a second local office inside the Hamilton White House at 307 S. Townsend St. in Syracuse. The firm had opened its main office at 6832 E. Genesee St. in DeWitt earlier this year. (Eric Reinhardt / BJNN) SYRACUSE, N.Y. - DeWitt-based Centolella Green Law, P.C. h

CNYBJ.COM - 2017-10-17 23:58:00

Halloween events set in Meigs County

MEIGS COUNTY - Several Halloween and Trick or Treat events have been scheduled for around the county in the coming weeks. Event information provided to The Daily Sentinel is as follows: Pomeroy's annual Treat Street - Thursday, Oct. 26, 6-7 p.m. Middleport Trick of Treat - Thursday, Oct. 26, 6-7 p.m

POMEROY DAILY SENTINEL - 2017-10-17 22:31:42

New trails for Nordic skiers

Scott Gallup is not a cross country skier. He had a decades-old pair of thin skis that collected dust until his wife ultimately painted them for decoration. But Gallup, the superintendent at Capital Hills golf course, had ample excitement during a frosty Tuesday morning to begin building trails for

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-10-17 22:16:26

Police: Teenager attacked near nature trail in Valley neighborhood

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Syracuse Police are stepping up their search for a suspect who attacked young woman in her teens on a trail in the Valley neighborhood early Saturday morning. According to police, the incident occurred around 7 a.m. in the 300 block of Hopper Road as the teen was walking

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-17 21:28:03

REPORT: Westchester schools lack teacher diversity

For black and Latino students locally and across the state, the chances of having a teacher or administrator who looks like them is small, according to a report published Tuesday. Although students of color make up 38 percent of Westchester's primary, secondary and high school population outside of

LOHUD.COM - 2017-10-17 20:19:24

Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead AP midseason All-America team

The Latest: More evacuees from California wildfires go homeThe Latest: More evacuees from California wildfires go home More people displaced by Northern California wildfires have been told they can go homeMore >> More people displaced by Northern California wildfires have been told they can go homeM

KTVN.COM - 2017-10-17 19:10:00

New look for CNY's 'front door': Syracuse airport terminal to get $48M facelift

Buy Now A rendering of the new exterior at the Syracuse Hancock International Airport. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday to mark the beginning of the $48 million construction project. Provided The aging terminal at Syracuse Hancock International Airport will get a makeover. Gov. Andrew Cuo

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-10-17 19:02:00

Everson Museum opens new Education Center with FREE Family Day on October 21

The new Everson Education Center opens to the public on October 21, 2017 with a FREE Family Day from noon - 5:00 p.m. Admission to the Museum, access to all exhibitions and all activities are free and open to the public. FAMILY DAY ACTIVITY SCHEDULE Art Making, Noon - 3:00 p.m. Art making activitie

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-10-17 18:49:48

Sheriff: Custody Department deputy accidentally shoots self in Syracuse

SYRACUSE - The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office said a Custody Department deputy has accidentally shot himself at the Onondaga County Justice Center in Syracuse. Authorities say 28-year-old Deputy Justin Brannock accidentally fired his own weapon late Monday night while he was inside the employee lo

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-10-17 18:09:13

Fort Drum worker injured in fire

FORT DRUM - A worker at Fort Drum was airlifted to a Syracuse hospital for treatment after a fire near the post's AAFES exchange, post officials said. The incident took place around 8 a.m., as the unnamed maintenance mechanic from the post's Department of Public Works worked in the vicinity of a cir

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2017-10-17 17:56:00

State lawmaker says newly introduced bills would make it easier to cull deer

ALBANY, NY - Assemblywoman Pamela Hunter is in Albany today discussing three new pieces of legislation she's pushing that will help make it easier to kill - or cull- deer in urban and suburban areas. One bill - which was introduced about a month ago - would make it easier for communities like the ci

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-10-17 16:43:15

Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour in a city near you - presale code

The Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour presale password is available below to our members: For a very limited time you can buy your show tickets before the public! Don't miss this fantastic chance to see Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour's performance in a city near you!! Here is what we know abo

TMPRESALE.COM - 2017-10-17 13:25:19

Syracuse Polish Festival is about more than polka music (Your letters)

To the Editor: We write in reply to the letter of Geraldine Szkotak (August 15, 2017, "You Call This a Polish Festival?") regarding the lack of polka bands at the June 2017 Polish Festival in Syracuse. Although we respect such a view, we believe that many others think differently about our festival

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-10-17 12:35:36

PREP RANKINGS: Region 1 dominates girls soccer, Bountiful volleyball No. 1

1. Weber (8-1, 6-0 Region 1) - Weber defeated Layton 56-7 last week. 2. Sky View (9-0, 5-0 Region 12) - Sky View defeated Ridgeline 42-0 last week. 3. Syracuse (6-3, 4-2 Region 1) - Syracuse defeated Davis 35-0 last week. 4. Viewmont (7-2, 4-0 Region 5) - Viewmont defeated Bountiful 14-7 last week.

OGDEN STANDARD-EXAMINER - 2017-10-17 12:15:00

Why sexually transmitted disease is off the charts in Onondaga County

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Onondaga County has the dubious distinction of having some of the state's highest rates of sexually transmitted disease. Here's how Onondaga ranks among the state's 62 counties for rates of infection per 100,000 population for the three most common reportable STDS: Gonorrhea: No 1

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-10-17 12:04:49

There's a big teacher-student diversity gap in Syracuse schools, report finds

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Teachers in Syracuse and its suburbs do not come close to reflecting the racial and ethnic diversity of their students, according to a report released today. While nearly half of Syracuse city school students are black, only 5 percent of the district's teachers are black, the report

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-10-17 12:02:42

Sheriff's Office: Deputy accidentally shoots himself inside Onondaga County Justice Center

SYRACUSE (WSYR-TV) - The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office says a deputy sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound after accidentally discharging his personal gun inside the Onondaga County Justice Center. Officials say just before 10:30 Monday evening Deputy Justin Brannock, 28, accidentally shot him

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-17 11:25:45

Diversity lags in teaching ranks in Buffalo area schools

Two-thirds of the students in the Buffalo Public Schools are either black or Latino, while 87 percent of their teachers are white. Four out of 10 students in Niagara Falls are black or Latino, while 93 percent of their teachers are white. And at Cleveland Hill, 37 percent of students are black or La

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-10-17 10:00:14

Locations for free, safe disposal of pharmaceutical drugs expands in Onondaga County

SYRACUSE (WSYR-TV) - Unused or expired medications in our homes can lead to dangerous situations. According to two Central New York organizations working to combat both drug abuse and misuse, and potential harm to the environment caused by improper pharmaceutical disposal. Since the program launched

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-17 09:53:38

Police: Fugitive of the Week threatened woman, children

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Police are asking for the public's help as they search for a suspect who allegedly threatened his former girlfriend and her children, and also said that if he's found by law enforcement, he'll "go out in a blaze of glory." According to police, 29-year-old Craig McGraw may

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-10-17 03:36:10

CLEMSON FOOTBALL: Offense panicked in Syracuse loss, Elliott says

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Needless to say the Clemson offense left much to be desired in Friday night's 27-24 loss to Syracuse. An offense that entered the game averaging 471 yards per game - 237.3 yards rushing and 233.7 yards passing - was stymied. The Orange defense held the Tigers' offense to 317 yards (

JOURNAL REVIEW - 2017-10-17 00:15:00