While everyone else dresses as cats and clowns, you’ll get major creativity points for thinking outside the box this Halloween. Inspired by some of the year’s biggest blockbusters, these simple costumes can be pulled together from whatever you have in your — or your friend’s — closet and made even better with a quick trip to CVS or a nearby Halloween store. Pick one for yourself or grab a friend to make it a group costume.
Syracuse University’s eastern off-campus neighborhood will soon have security cameras.
The $11,000 security cameras will be scattered around Euclid Avenue between Comstock Avenue and Westcott Street.
“National Grid finished putting up all the mounts like a week or two ago and the final step is this private company that is going to go install the cameras,” said Ben Tupper, a local landlord involved in the effort, adding that the cameras should be up by mid-November at the latest.
Three lead producers joined for a night of competition in a nail-biting contest for the best Halloween-themed drink. Be sure to check out the video to discover the winner, and use the recipes below to make the drinks yourself — if you’re 21, of course. The NewsHouse staff would like to remind everyone to drink responsibly.
Syracuse University has no plans to shut down campus no matter how many cases of mumps that break out. The reason? The mumps virus is not a life-threatening illness.
Though highly contagious, mumps is an “easily containable disease,” according to SU’s Office of Health Services website. Vaccinations and healthy habits can severely limit the outbreak.
“There is no reason to leave campus and no reason to be alarmed,” the site says.
Christine Fawcett-Shapiro does not let the discomfort of dental and toe surgery keep her from running business as usual. From board meetings to distributing posters, the 14th annual Syracuse International Film Festival (SIFF) will not wait on Fawcett-Shapiro’s pain to subside. While seated at a round table inside of one of her favorite eastside coffee lounges, the 70-year-old film festival co-founder and marketing director’s round hazel eyes gleamed as she glanced over the final draft of the festival’s lobby cards for th
Phone applications seem to offer just about anything these days. From addicting social media platforms to seemingly pointless but annoyingly fun games, it seems all apps do is prevent you from being your best self. Despite this, there are a slew of applications that aim to help you be a healthier, happier individual. Check out a few below:
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Dozens of former Syracuse lacrosse players came from across the country back to the Carrier Dome on Saturday as part of the 2017 Orange Alumni Classic.
The Orange team consisted of current women’s lacrosse coach Gary Gait to 2017 graduate Sergio Salcido, while the White team had former SU Goalie Evan Molloy and attacker Brad Short, who graduated in 1982. Rosters for the two squads totaled 74 players.
The format of the game had recent graduates competing against each other for two quarters, followed by Syracuse legends.
When the defending champions came to the Carrier Dome Friday night, Syracuse football was ready.
As families descended on the hill and packed the stadium, fans didn’t know what to expect. A week after a 27-24 win against Pittsburgh, many didn’t know if they would have similar success against a much more competitive team.
But Syracuse head coach Dino Babers and the other 128 members of his team did.
The main candidates in Syracuse’s mayoral race have similar plans for getting residents of the Near West Side back to work. After the announcement that the Nojaim Brothers Supermarket will close in October, putting approximately 50 people out of work, jobs are an even more contentious issue than before.