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Lakeview amphitheatre stars, Miranda Lambert performs: Matt's Memo

"This doesn't feel like Syracuse! It feels like we're somewhere else!" Over and over tonight that's what I heard from people thrilled to be part of opening night at the Lakeview Amphitheatre.  Read More...


Miranda Lambert sets a high bar at the Lakeview Amphitheater (review)

Thursday night was just a preview of what's to come in Syracuse.

Next year, the new Lakeview Amphitheater will boom weekly with rock, country and everything in between. We music fans will bicker over which concerts are worth seeing and which are a waste of time. We'll swap stories of shows we saw and lament the ones we missed. We'll trade rumors over who might or might not be coming to the shores of our city.  Read More...


Lakeview Amphitheater opens with hiccups, may be best thing for Syracuse music (review)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Miranda Lambert broke in the Lakeview Amphitheater on Thursday, Sept. 3, debuting a dazzling new concert venue for Central New York music fans.  Read More...


Extended hours for local beaches in Onondaga County

Onondaga County (WSYR-TV) - Jamesville Beach and Oneida Shores will be open Monday, August 17th until 8 p.m.

Because of Monday's high temperature and humidity, Onondaga County Execuive Joanie Mahoney says that Jamesville Beach and Oneida Shores will be open from 12pm until 8pm.  Read More...


Free books for every child: Onondaga County wants to grow its Imagination Library

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A program that gave 6,000 children in Syracuse free books every month for the past five years should be expanded to serve pre-school children throughout Onondaga County, county officials said.  Read More...


Ambitious plan made lakeview concert happen: Matt's Memo

There is a sense of disbelief that the Onondaga Lake west shore amphitheatre will be ready for the public to enjoy a major concert in just one month. But, it is going to happen. County Executive Joanie Mahoney breathed a sigh of relief shortly before announcing the booking of country superstar Miranda Lambert for the September 3rd show.  Read More...


First Onondaga Lake amphitheater concert booked

ONONDAGA CO. -- Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney will announce the first act to play at the newly constructed $50 million dollar amphitheater along the western shore line of Onondaga Lake.  Read More...


Some Onondaga County beaches on extended hours

ONONDAGA COUNTY -- Due to the high temperatures and humidity, Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney announced that Jamesville Beach and Oneida Shores will be open Tuesday, July 28th and Wednesday July 29th until 8 p.m.  Read More...


Onondaga County Executive expects concert at new amphitheater during State Fair this year

Town of Geddes (WSYR-TV) - Onondaga County’s new amphitheater project pitched only 15 months ago is racing close to its completion. More...


Syracuse area added 2,800 private sector jobs in May

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Syracuse region grew jobs between May 2014 and May 2015, according to data from the state Department of Labor.

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