Upstate woman gets New York’s highest honor for saving a stranger’s life

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR) — A Central New York woman is being recognized for saving the life of a complete stranger this summer. Malta Vietnam vet receives New York State Liberty Medal Kaley Taggart, 27, of Syracuse, was presented the Liberty Medal by State Sen. Rachel May for her selfless act. It’s the highest honor a … Read more

Did you lose something at the New York State Fair?

ONONDAGA, N.Y. (NEWS10) – On Friday, September 10, State Police are attempting to locate the owner(‘s) of several items that were found and turned into Police during this year’s Great New York State Fair.  Henry Johnson Award presented to Albany nurse and community activist If anyone recognizes the items in the photos or has lost … Read more

Tour bus rolls over in Cayuga County, more than 50 taken to hospitals

BRUTUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A tour bus rollover accident occurred Saturday afternoon on the New York State Thruway heading westbound just after exit 40 near Weedsport, according to New York State Police. The driver has been identified as Fermin Vasquez, 66, of Wingdale, New York. Officials say that there were over 50 passengers on the … Read more

Buddy Boeheim to star in ad campaign for Three Wishes cereal

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR) — Buddy Boeheim is set to make another name, image, and likeness (NIL) first for Syracuse University. He is partnering up with “Three Wishes” cereal, becoming the first NCAA athlete to star in a commercial campaign, according to a press release.  UAlbany head coach educating players about new NIL rules You can … Read more

Counties with the most college graduates in New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (STACKER) — The American philosopher and psychologist John Dewey once said, “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” Lowest-paying jobs in the Capital Region Dewey advocated for an educational paradigm called pragmatism, which stresses the importance of learning academic concepts by experiencing them firsthand, instead of through lecture and repetition in a … Read more