(Saturday Morning, March 28, 2015) The last weekend of March starts with the feel of mid-January. There will be a gusty breeze and a few flurries while temperatures struggle to make it into the mid-20s. We are hopeful for some sun in the afternoon.
Emotions were high as Jenna Neulander took the stand in defense of her father, who is on trial for the murder of her mother.
The NCAA East Regional arrived in Syracuse on Friday night.
Testimony resumed in Oswego County court Friday in a hearing for Gary Thibodeau, the man convicted of kidnapping Heidi Allen.
Around 25,000 basketball fans are in Syracuse this weekend for March Madness. In the video above, NewsChannel 9's Rachel Polansky shows us how fans aren't just enjoying basketball; they're also enjoying food, drinks and Orange pride!
Authorities say big sporting events, like the NCAA tournament, give criminals an opportunity to swindle unsuspecting fans.
Carrie Lazarus features "Extraordinary People and Places of Central New York."
Italy’s Supreme Court has thrown out the American Amanda Knox’s conviction in the 2007 murder of her British roommate.
Multiple teams at East Syracuse Minoa High School have had to postpone or reschedule games and meets because of the persistent wet weather.
A North Country teenager was killed in a fire that tore through her home early Friday morning.
Firefighters are still on the scene one day after an explosion and a fire left four people in critical condition and injured 21 others on Manhattan’s East Village.
Outgoing Minority Leader Harry Reid is endorsing New York Senator Chuck Schumer to succeed him, according to the Washington Post.
Sheriff’s Investigators say a suspect struggled with employees – stabbing one of them – during a robbery at a Lyncourt convenience store.
One of Onondaga County’s most wanted fugitives has surrendered to the authorities after learning that he was wanted.
Woman who was assaulted is in fear of man sought by Syracuse Police
For decades, students in the East Syracuse-Minoa School District have been building houses from the ground up.
How carefully do you look at your money before putting it in your wallet? You might want to start because Syracuse Police say counterfeit bills are circulating throughout Onondaga County.
The Visitors Bureau has put together a guide to make the most of your time in Syracuse this weekend.
A Jamesville-DeWitt elementary school principal is facing felony drunk driving charges.
Syracuse Police are warning people and businesses that there has been an uptick in counterfeit money in the city.
A dropped drug informant card was the focus of much of the proceedings Thursday in the Heidi Allen kidnapping case.
Former Jamesville-DeWitt boys basketball coach Bob McKenney says he was given no explanation for the district’s decision to give him the ultimatum to resign or be fired.
A town of Van Buren man threatened to use what appeared to be a weapon concealed in his sweatshirt pocket to rob a Dollar General store, according to Sheriff’s Investigators.
Onondaga County District Attorney Bill Fitzpatrick launched an aggressive cross examination on Day 9 of the Neulander murder trial, targeting the defense’s forensics expert, Paul Kish and Dr. Daniel Spitz.
Firefighters are struggling for control of a raging fire at an apartment building in New York’s East Village on Thursday.
If you’re one of the more than 5 million homeowners who’ll sell their home this year, don’t make the mistake of selling it “as is.”
A Rome man has been found guilty of stabbing his estranged wife to death in July 2014.
Former Syracuse University and Henninger High School basketball star Lazarus Sims has been appointed to his hometown’s top parks position, the mayor’s office announced on Thursday.
Investigators say Germanwings flight 9525 was deliberately crashed into the French Alps – killing 150 people - by a co-pilot who locked the pilot out of the cockpit.
Oswego County has the lowest ranking for healthy behaviors in New York State and one of the highest smoking rates, according to new health rankings released this week.
A town of Clay man has been charged in connection with a bank robbery in East Syracuse on Wednesday.
A North Carolina man will spend the next 20 years in prison for sex crimes involving multiple children in Oswego County.
80s rocker Bret Michaels will be featured at Taste of Syracuse this summer, event organizers announced on Wednesday.
An Oswego County man has been charged with a host of sex crimes ranging from first-degree rape to sexual abuse that involved both children and one adult.
Families say a new road connecting Route 31 with Sutcliffe Drive in the Pine Gate community would become a safety hazard.
Have you talked to your teens recently about sexting? It's not an easy topic to tackle, but you may want to try, because there are cell phone apps that make sexting a lot easier for teens.
Manlius Police have identified a man who died after being struck by a tractor trailer at the intersection of Route 92 and 173 on Wednesday morning.
Former Oswego County District Attorney Donald Dodd was the only witness in Wednesday's hearing.
A Syracuse man has been arrested for sex crimes involving a child, which allegedly occurred in 2005 while he lived in Fulton.
The Syracuse Convention and Visitors Bureau says the occupancy rate is 85 to 90 percent in Onondaga County.
Firefighters say a frozen hydrant slowed down their ability to quickly put out a house fire early Wednesday morning.
The family of a man on trial for his wife’s 2012 murder in their Manlius home took to the stand on Wednesday, after the prosecution formally rested its case.
The site that was once home to Kirby’s Restaurant along Route 57 in the town of Clay will soon have a new resident.
Syracuse Police are investigating whether a robbery at the M&T Bank on South Avenue on Wednesday morning is connected with a robbery at the same location less than two weeks ago.
State Police are looking for a masked suspect who was caught on tape robbing a gas station with a hand sickle.
The Manlius Fire Chief tells NewsChannel 9 that a child heard smoke detectors going off in the home and woke the rest of the family so they could safely escape the burning home, Wednesday morning.
Fire crews from both Madison and Onondaga counties responded to a fire in the town of Pompey on Wednesday morning.
The Fugitive Task Force has named Jose Mercedes, 23, as the NewsChannel 9 Fugitive of the Week. Mercedes is wanted for criminal sale of a controlled substance and conspiracy.
Firefighters responded to a “fully involved” kitchen fire at 151 East Bridge Street tonight shortly after 5 p.m.
According to a new report, only 45 percent of patients are ever notified about the diagnosis.