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Forget the asking price for real estate in CNY. Additionally, the National Guard has deployed to assist nursing homes (Good Morning CNY for December 3)


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Photo of the day

“We’ve had a thousand bullets here,” says Mark Koester of the past 14 years at his home at 2119 Conley Road near Chittenango. Go down the steps, jump off the diving board or descend the slide into the heated swimming pool.Courtesy of Simply Heidi Photography

HOUSE OF THE WEEK: Built in 2003, this house in Chittenango was intended for families. Situated on 6.45 acres and registering at 6,406 square feet, it has plenty of room to play. And if you think the pool is nice, take a look inside.

What is the trend

Are you looking for a house in CNY? Forget the asking price: The central New York real estate market has been on fire for much of the past year and a big indicator of the heat is how close sellers are to their asking prices. For months now, they haven’t just been getting closer. They have more.

New York State deploys National Guard to assist understaffed nursing homes: Nursing homes, like hospitals and other health care facilities, are grappling with a severe shortage of nurses and other health care workers. To help deal with this, the New York National Guard is sending 120 of its medical staff to help out in understaffed nursing homes across the state, including Loretto in Syracuse.

  • Syracuse Nursing Home Reopens Covid Unit to Relieve Hospital Congestion

As NY licenses lag behind, Indian countries are increasing marijuana sales: It has been eight months since New York State legalized the possession and use of adult recreational marijuana. Yet the state still has not created the regulations or issued the sales licenses, delaying the opening of retail stores. Several New York Indian nations, citing sovereign nation status, have filled the void.

Uncertain future for the Microsoft technology hub proposed in Syracuse: In 2019, software giant Microsoft announced plans to establish a “smart cities technology hub” in Syracuse and entered into a three-year agreement with the city, Onondaga County and Syracuse University. Two years after the deal began, however, adviser Michael Greene says Microsoft has not had “the decency to give us a direct answer on their position” with the project.

Look ahead

Ready for a challenge? Aren’t you going to run after the waterfalls? We say hunt with a new challenge in upstate New York by bringing people some of the 150 mind-blowing stunts Ithaca has to offer. Started by Visit Ithaca, the Waterfalls Challenge lists 22 well-known and hidden gems in the region.

Sports

Runners run on a track during a meet

The Jack Morse kickoff meeting will take place on Thursday at the SRC arena at Onondaga Community College.Marilu Lopez Fretts | Collaborating photographer

THE WESTHILL AND BALDWINSVILLE TEAMS WIN AT THE JACK MORSE RELAYS: Athletes from schools around Section III participated in the second day of the Jack Morse Relays on Thursday at the SRC Arena on the Onondaga Community College campus. The girls from Westhill and boys from Baldwinsville were victorious. See the results and over 70 photos from the event. (See Wednesday’s results and photos here) (Photo by Marilu Lopez-Fretts)

Former rival back to the Syracuse lacrosse calendar: One of Syracuse’s fiercest men’s lacrosse rivals is back on his schedule, and a new Orange coach will have some serious flashbacks.

After 3 losses in the Bahamas, how did the League women beat a top 20 team? The Syracuse women’s basketball team had a rough time last week in the Bahamas, failing in all three games at the Battle 4 Atlantis. The team took some of their frustration on Sunday in a win over Colgate, but the Orange needed more. The opportunity presented itself with the No.18 from Ohio State in town for the Big Ten / ACC Challenge, and SU took it.

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In short

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Rome woman killed in head-on collision, 2 others hospitalized, soldiers say

Rainy summer in Syracuse revealed growing problem: black mold

Man dies after crashing into utility pole during medical emergency in Syracuse, police say

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