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It's official: Destiny USA confirms Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville is coming to Syracuse

syracuse.com — Syracuse, N.Y. - Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville will open at Destiny USA early next year. The mall officially confirmed this morning what regular readers here have known for months. The entertainment and dining venue is heading to a spot on the third floor of Destiny's expansion section across from Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill.
Oct 02, 2014

Destiny USA finally confirms Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville is coming ow.ly/3sbjWj #Syracuse

Oct 02, 2014

RT @cnyscene: It's official: Destiny USA confirms Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville is coming to Syracuse | syracuse.com | ow.ly/Ccslq

Oct 02, 2014

Cuomo, Hochul expected to visit Southwest Community Center Saturday s.syracuse.com/KPJIpVm

Oct 02, 2014

Interesting @syracusedotcom editorial on why local students shouldn't dress like Native Americans at sports games. s.syracuse.com/W9LXLyC

Oct 02, 2014

Guardian editor who oversaw Edward Snowden revelations wins Syracuse University free speech award s.syracuse.com/EstjxPM

Oct 02, 2014

Judge DeJoseph will remain on ballot after Republican challenge s.syracuse.com/mrgo6xQ

Syracuse football: Why should fans wear orange if the Orange doesn't wear orange? (Chat with Bud)

syracuse.com — Bud Poliquin will stop by between 9-10 a.m. today to chat with readers. Leave a comment about Friday night's "Orange Out" at the Carrier Dome (or about any other subject) and Bud will hop in and engage. Syracuse, N.Y.
Oct 02, 2014

Good question. #OrangeOut RT @syracusedotcom: Why should SU fans wear orange if the Orange doesn't wear orange? ow.ly/Cce2Z

15 years in the making: The YMCA in Baldwinsville will be open in 2015

syracuse.com — BALDWINSVILLE, NY -- For more than 15 years, the YMCA has tried to build a facility in the Baldwinsville area and after numerous roadblocks, the Northwest Family YMCA is finally being built. "It took patience and persistence," said Sandy Baker, of the Northwest Family YMCA capital campaign.
Oct 02, 2014

RT @syracusedotcom: 15 years in the making: The YMCA in Baldwinsville will be open in 2015 ow.ly/CcbsO

A missing ingredient at Meals on Wheels: In Syracuse, head cook Sam Wright retires

syracuse.com — Sam Wright stirred in the darkness Wednesday at 4:45 a.m., almost an hour later than when he'd typically get up, and the immediate sensation -- more than anything -- was like having one day off.

My Lucky Tummy, Syracuse International Film Festival: 9 things to do this weekend

syracuse.com — If you're not heading to the Carrier Dome for the Orange/Louisville showdown, here are nine other ways to enjoy this beautiful fall weekend in Central New York. 1. Destiny USA Job Fair Destiny USA will hold its seventh Job Fair on Thursday, October 2 from 2-6 p.m.
Oct 02, 2014

Destiny USA holding a job fair from 2-6pm today; more than 60 businesses hiring ow.ly/Cc6rT

Oct 02, 2014

RT @TimKnauss: Inside #Syracuse school's illegal timeout room: kid, 9, sent to 'elevator machine room' s.syracuse.com/sC87tDR

Oct 02, 2014

Inside Syracuse school's illegal timeout room: kid, 9, sent to s.syracuse.com/sC87tDR

Oct 02, 2014

Some Onondaga County sheriff's deputies drive rusty old cars with holes covered by street signs s.syracuse.com/mDoSoQl

Oct 02, 2014

RT @TeriKWeaver: Some Onondaga County sheriff's deputies drive rusty old cars with holes covered by street signs s.syracuse.com/mDoSoQl

Oct 02, 2014

Some Onondaga County sheriff's deputies drive rusty old cars with holes covered by street signs s.syracuse.com/mDoSoQl

Inside Syracuse school's illegal timeout room: kid, 9, sent to "elevator machine room"

syracuse.com — SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Behind a steel door marked "Elevator Machine Room" lies an area with no windows, poor ventilation and bare concrete walls. There, staff at a Syracuse elementary school numerous times sent an unruly 9-year-old, a police investigation found. The room is five feet wide by six feet long with a 7-foot ceiling.