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Canastota students join boxers in fight for Ukraine

As Russian missiles continue to plague Ukraine, Ukraine’s fight to protect their home and resources from Russia’s attack continues. In Central New York, teenagers who feel closely connected to the battle through their volunteer efforts have now joined the fight Working on a wall covered in sunflowers, Adam Kitchen, a Canastota high school senior says, […]

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Pets

Woman starts secure digital program for pet-finding

Losing a pet is an owner’s worst nightmare. Lost posters are frequented on light posts and community billboards, often times including personal phone numbers and reward information for finding your lost pet. However, even when you do find your pet, those posters may still be up around town, posing a security and scam risk for […]

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Pets

As incidents rise, what to do if your pet ingests marijuana

Dr. Ashley Serfis sees dozens of pets a week at the Greenfield Animal Hospital. And while most energetic pups are high off of life, Serfis has seen more and more pets that are actually high. According to research by PLOS One, the legalization of marijuana has led to an increase of pets getting their paws […]

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Travel

SU women’s rowing eyes national title in Florida

On the water of the Seneca River is where you’ll find the Syracuse women’s rowing team during the spring, always working toward getting better. “Really great balance of being this intense water sport that demands a lot from you physically and mentally,” SU senior Katharine Ryan said of the sport. But it’s also a sport […]

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Science

How to wash your car with the environment in mind

It’s a common sight on a rain-free weekend: car in the driveway, a bucket of soap and water next to it, garden hose at the ready. But what’s not common knowledge is that those car washes at home are also a source of water pollution in our own communities. What You Need To Know Washing […]

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Science

‘Plogging’ the fitness craze you need in your life

We have celebrated Earth Day every April 22 since its inception in 1970. The holiday is a reminder that people should take care of the enviroment in their communities.  Looking for ways to celebrate Earth Day? Ever considered the fitness craze of plogging?  What You Need To Know We celebrate Earth Day on April 22  A trendy […]

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Travel

AAA of Western & Central NY offers tips for Easter travelers

The holiday break is upon us and with gas prices still higher than $4 a gallon, families are flying to take long-awaited vacations. Easter travelers are heading for warmer weather, but there have been many disruptions and delays. It started last week with the weather in Florida. That caused a ripple effect throughout the airline […]