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Jul 23, 2014

More NY campaign antics: Paladino tried to be small donor for Antonacci's public campaign finance goal - 46 times s.syracuse.com/IcMpBJX

Jul 23, 2014

Paladino tried to be small donor for Antonacci's public campaign finance goal - 46 times s.syracuse.com/IcMpBJX

Economic integration: Does Raleigh have one answer for the Syracuse city schools?

syracuse.com — Decades ago, when I was a young journalist in Rochester, one of my colleagues at City Newspaper - an alternative weekly newspaper - was Mark Hare, a talented and insightful writer. Mark later spent years as a columnist with The Democrat & Chronicle in Rochester, retired, and has now returned to the womb, so to speak: Once again, he is writing for City.
Jul 23, 2014

At @roccitynews, @MarkHare2 looks at struggling city schools (much like Syracuse) & wonders if #Raleigh has an answer syracuse.com/kirst/index.ss…

Jul 23, 2014

Nice location, needs love...NY state to auction former group home in Pompey Thursday s.syracuse.com/MGaXgcW

Cheyenne Woods, Tiger's niece, will play in Syracuse's Symetra Tour event

blog.syracuse.com — Syracuse, NY -- When the Symetra Tour rolls into Syracuse next week, the niece of the most famous golfer on the planet will be among the women competing for a Credit Union Classic championship. Cheyenne Woods, 23, has played in 10 Symetra Tour events this year, her best finish a tie for fifth at the Decatur-Forsyth Classic.
Jul 23, 2014

Tiger Woods' niece, golfer Cheyenne Woods, will play in #Syracuse's Symetra Tour event ow.ly/zuLtp

'I'm so Syracuse' floods social media with nostalgia: What are your favorite memories?

syracuse.com — Remember the good old days? If not, your Facebook friends and fellow Twitter users will probably tell you. "I'm so Syracuse" posts have flooded social media sites with Central New York nostalgia. The trend started this past week, where residents in cities across the country shared their memories of New Orleans, Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, and others.
Jul 23, 2014

I'm so Syracuse I remember teen nights at the Country Club on Erie Blvd. ow.ly/zuNxL

Jul 23, 2014

'I'm so Syracuse' floods social media with nostalgia: What are your favorite memories? ow.ly/zuuF8

Hotel Syracuse: New photos document the enduring beauty of an old hotel

syracuse.com — SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Built during the prosperous 1920s, when Syracuse ranked among the 40 biggest cities in America, the Hotel Syracuse possessed an imposing grandeur that has been obscured in recent years by decay and neglect. These new images from Syracuse photographer Bruce Harvey offer a fresh perspective on the hotel's architectural charms -- and why some people passionately want to restore the landmark.
Jul 23, 2014

From @TimKnauss: Memorable Bruce Harvey photographs of the #HotelSyracuse - hopefully on the brink of restoration ... syracuse.com/news/index.ssf…

Paris Hilton's sex tape turns 10; 'Walking Dead' mobile game; Fungo brothers: AM Buzz

syracuse.com — Want to feel old? Paris Hilton's sex tape came out 10 years ago. The hotel heiress first rose to fame with "One Night in Paris," filmed with then-boyfriend Rick Salomon (now Pamela Anderson's husband) in 2004, and admits it was "devastating" to her and her family.
Jul 23, 2014

AM BUZZ: 'Walking Dead' mobile game; Fungo brothers; Lana Del Rey says she slept her way to fame ow.ly/zunrE

Jul 23, 2014

RT @TimKnauss: Hotel Syracuse: New photos document the enduring beauty of an old #Syracuse hotel s.syracuse.com/E6Ikx6

How Syracuse football commit Troy Henderson is connected to SU legend Ernie Davis

syracuse.com — Syracuse, N.Y. - Troy Henderson remembers watching "The Express" with his grandfather, Richard Henderson, shortly after the movie came out in 2008. "That's your Uncle Ernie," Troy recalled his grandfather telling him. Soon after, Henderson learned that Davis was childhood companions with his grandfather, growing up together in Uniontown, Pa., a small industrial city about 45 miles south of Pittsburgh.
Jul 23, 2014

SU legend Ernie Davis is @SyracuseU football commit Troy Henderson's 'uncle' ow.ly/zughp

California man digs 10-foot hole in sand at beach, dies after collapse buries his head

syracuse.com — HALF MOON BAY, Calif. -- A young man died after a hole he dug on a Northern California beach collapsed and trapped him in the sand for at least five minutes, authorities said Tuesday. The man who died at the beach about 30 miles southwest of downtown San Francisco was identified by the San Mateo County Coroner's office as Adam Pye, 26, of San Lorenzo.
Jul 23, 2014

CA man digs 10-foot hole at beach, dies after sand collapse buries his head ow.ly/zuapt

Jul 23, 2014

ICYMI New York State Fair selling advance tickets online for first time s.syracuse.com/Q0AEM9d

Password thieves hit 1,000 StubHub accounts to illegally buy tickets: What customers should do now

syracuse.com — NEW YORK -- Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, a law enforcement official and the company said Tuesday. Arrests were expected in a case that sprawled across international borders, said the official, who wasn't authorized to discuss it ahead of arrests being announced and spoke on the condition of anonymity.
Jul 23, 2014

Password thieves hit StubHub accounts to illegally buy tickets ow.ly/zu12b