SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A local organization is looking to bring jobs to the Eastside of Syracuse. The Syracuse Northeast Community Cnter hosted a job fair at the Boys and Girls Club of Syracuse. Their goal was simple: match potential employers with future employees in a spot they might not think to look.
With Independence Day just a few weeks away, sales of fireworks have seen an unusual boost recently. The revenue of the firework industry has grown from $1 billion to $2.2 billion, according to the executive director of the Pyrotechnics Association.
And one local sports broadcaster has big dreams ahead. Evan Stockton calls games for the Syracuse Mets, and while he hopes to be with a big league club one day, he’s just enjoying the moment right now.