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Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Presents The Stanley Cup At Sheraton New York With Former New York Ranger Mike Richter
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Hall of Fame Former New York Ranger Coming to Town

Two local businesses are once again bringing a sports icon to town to meet fans. Gentlemen's Corner Barbershop and Cooperstown Connection are teaming up to bring New York Rangers legend Mike Richter to New Hartford.

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Upstate Basketball Player Lucas Patchen Rescues Man From Ice

Upstate New York high school basketball player Lucas Patchen was part of a rescue of one ice fisherman who became stranded on Lake Ontario. Most are happy about what he did, except the high school.

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By 2020 You’ll Be Able To Walk From Buffalo To Manhattan On One Trail

Imagine being able to bike, walk, and hike from Buffalo to Manhattan on one safe trail. By 2020, that dream will become a reality. 

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Boilermaker’s Tim Reed Named Race Director of the Year

Tim Reed is the Executive Director and Race Director of the Utica Boilermaker. He was just named the 2016 MarathonFoto/Road Race Management Race Director of the Year Award...

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Retired Fighter ‘Matt Hughes’ Spotted in Central New York

American retired mixed martial artist, two-time UFC Welterweight Champion, UFC Hall of Fame inductee, and NJCAA Hall of Fame inductee Matt Hughes spotted hanging out in CNY. 

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Security Around New York City Increased Following Terror Attacks In Belgium
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One World Trade Center Going Orange and Blue Syracuse Women

Atop One World Trade Center in New York City is a 408-foot spire with lights on it. In honor of the Syracuse Women's basketball team competing for a National Title against the UCONN Women's Huskies tonight the lights will be colored Orange and Blue.

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What Is The #22KillChallenge On Facebook Central New York Is Taking?- #22Kill

Over the course of the past few weeks, have you noticed your friends all across Central New York doing 22 pushups on Facebook? It's all part of the #22KillChallenge, here's the details on what it is. 

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Kobe Bryant Hosts the "Kobe Bowl"
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2009 Frankfort Bowling Prank Going Viral Again

This past week Central New York has been in the national spotlight for several crazy reasons. Have you heard about the bowling prank in Frankfort that is making national headlines?

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Verizon Slam Dunk Contest 2016
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Vote For Your Favorite Oneida County High School Mascot [POLL]

The sports mascot is one that is sacred in all levels of competition. It is someone who leads fan in chants, dances, and rituals that will hopefully give their team to a victory. The mascot also represents rivalries in many cases. People are passionate about athletics in every facet, but significantly at the High School level. We wanted to give the people of Oneida County the chance to choose who their favorite local mascot is.

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USA Basketball Men's National Team Training Camp
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Nike And LeBron James Sign Lifetime Deal – What Could Send Them To Divorce Court

Lebron James and Nike are now married. For better or worse, in sickness and health they are committed for a lifetime. LeBron's lifetime. Scary stuff. What if???

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Former Syracuse Basketball Star Pearl Washington In Hospital With Brain Tumor

Former Syracuse Orange basketball player Dwayne "Pearl" Washington has suffered a relapse of a brain tumor that was first treated back in November of 1995. He will have surgery at Crouse Hospital coming up on Thursday.

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5 Obscure But Awesome Sports Found in New York

Say you want to join a recreational sport to keep fit and active. But softball is too cliche and perhaps waking is too pedestrian. Here are 5 obscure but totally real and awesome sports played in New York...

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