(Sunday Morning, August 31, 2014) Expect scattered rain showers and thunderstorms Sunday. Rain may be heavy at times with any thunderstorms, especially during the first half of the day. Temperatures will be a bit cooler Sunday, but you won’t feel much relief with dew points still sky high. The warmth and humidity sticks around for the rest of the Labor Day Weekend.
More people visited the New York State Fair on Saturday than any day in its 168 year history.
Thousands turn out to watch Jason Aldean at the Grandstand during a record-breaking day at the state fair.
Syracuse beats Pawtucket 6-2, winning the International League North Division. It's the Chiefs' first divisional title since 1989. Syracuse will have home field advantage in the first round of the IL playoffs.
Here’s a look at what’s happening on day eleven of the 2014 New York State Fair: Sunday, August 31.
People from all over the City of Syracuse marched from the Southwest Community Center to Clinton Square Saturday to end violence. Their goal is simple, spread peace and unity in the city while helping Syracuse youth chose an alternative to street life.
An order posted at 106 Carlton Drive says a portable generator in the basement created high levels of carbon monoxide throughout the home, on all floors.
Two months after retiring from the Baldwinsville School District, former superintendent Jeanne Dangle died on Friday.
(Saturday Morning, August 30, 2014) Expect a rain-free day Saturday, but it’ll be a warm and humid day with highs in the low 80s. Showers will develop by Sunday morning, with the warmth and humidity sticking around for the rest of the Labor Day Weekend.
After the Midway Drive-in was destroyed during July's storms, the community rallied together to help the owner reopen the iconic landmark on Friday.
The Syracuse University football team opened its 2014 season with a win against Villanova.
A Seneca County man who admitted that he murdered his son by letting a vehicle he was working on fall on his chest has been charged in his first wife’s death in California.
The Syracuse Chiefs have clinched the team's first playoff berth since 1998.
The bridge carrying Route 11 over the Oneida River in Brewerton is re-open to traffic in both directions, but with a 20 ton weight restriction.
Grandstand Superintendent Ed Cook recalls nearly three decades of memories at the State Fair.
Here's our shtick: eating the Great New York State Fair on a stick. In the video above, NewsChannel 9's Rachel Polansky shows us some traditional, exotic, and sweet treats on a stick.
The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident in the town of Salina that resulted in the death of a 6-year-old girl, and the hospitalization of her 14-year-old brother.
This weekend will be your last change to visit the “Seven Wonders of the Fair” – from the Ferris wheel to the Butter Sculpture.
It's Native American Day at the Great New State State Fair. Take a trip to the Indian Village on the fairgrounds, and you'll be treated to a traditional Native American dance.
The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office says it will take “at least another two weeks” to complete its investigation into a crash in which a car driven by NASCAR star Tony Stewart hit a North Country driver and killed him.
A Syracuse man who police believe is linked to a murder on Kellogg Street was arrested on Friday morning with the help of a tip, police say.
The Disney Store at Destiny USA is getting ready to re-open after months of renovations.
Towne Center Fitness Health Club is getting ready to open the last week of September.
A Bridgeport man was caught with drugs and stolen items after leading police on a chase through several cities and towns in Madison and Oneida counties overnight.
The members of the Eli Young Band sit down with NewsChannel 9's Christie Casciano.
A 25-year-old Fulton woman is dead after being struck and killed along Route 57 in the Town of Volney Thursday afternoon.
NewsChannel 9's Rachel Polansky shows us some of the highest calorie foods at the fair, and some of the healthier alternatives.
Legendary 80s band Journey took time out to talk to NewsChannel 9 on Thursday night at the New York State Fair – and they had a surprise visit from Cheap Trick.
Several weeks after a deadly crash that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr., Tony Stewart says he will return to NASCAR competition in Atlanta this weekend.
A media report Thursday identifies 24th Congressional District Republican challenger John Katko as the federal agent whose gun was stolen in 2000 and a few weeks later used in a robbery that ended with two people killed, though not by his gun.
Syracuse Police are looking for three men who they believe are linked to homicides and other violent crimes.
Three Syracuse men were arrested after Wayne County Sheriff’s Investigators located more than $3,000 in stolen construction equipment in their possession.
A Liverpool man who left the scene after a fatal crash that took the life of a pedestrian on Oswego Road will serve no prison time after pleading guilty on Thursday.
Joan Rivers was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after she stopped breathing, according to reports.
A hospital in New York’s North Country is investigating whether a suspect in the kidnapping of two Amish girls stole drugs at the facility while he worked there.
Some big names have been performing at Chevy Court and the Grandstand at the New York State Fair. Take a look at photos from the concerts.
A crew of 11 people travels across the country with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts as they perform their greatest hits and songs from the new album Unvarnished. Hours before the show at Chevy Court, the crew was busy setting up the stage.
Oswego County will conduct more aerial spraying for mosquitoes after it confirmed additional evidence of EEE in several mosquito samples collected in West Monroe and Hastings.
Everyone loves free stuff - and at the New York State Fair there are plenty of freebies to go around.
More than 300 participants from 30 different counties took part in the 4-H Dog Show competition at the New York Fair today.
NewsChannel 9's weekly What's Going Around report checks in with Central New York doctors to find out what illnesses they've been treating.
While many are sad summer is coming to an end, businesses around Syracuse University are happy.
The SU Orange will take on a familiar foe Friday evening, the Villanova Wildcats, except on the turf not the hardwood at the Carrier Dome. It will mark the 35th year for the Dome.
Baldwinsville Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who they believe stole chocolates from a village pharmacy.
A nurse working for Loretto Health and Rehabilitation Center has been accused of allegedly handling a 92-year-old resident so forcefully that she suffered bruises.
Syracuse Police have charged a 19-year-old in connection with a double shooting that took the life of one man on Holden Street three weeks ago.
Cereal is a staple in 91 percent of American households. Most eat it for breakfast, but 11 percent have cereal for dinner, according to the market research company Mintel. Consumer Reports hunted down the most nutritious cereals that are also tasty.
A Lion cub has arrived in Madison County. Chittenango’s Wild Animal Experience and Park welcomed its newest African lion cub on Wednesday.
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office has identified two people who were killed in a fiery collision involving a motorcycle and a vehicle in the town of Boonville.
The Syracuse University men's basketball team released its 2014-15 schedule on Wednesday.