Archive for June, 2016

Throwback Thursday (Jazz Fest)

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Napoleon Murphy Brock from Syracuse in Focus on Vimeo.

Throwback Thursday

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Fantine Pritoula performed at Syracuse Jazz Fest in 2014.

Russian-born vocalist Fantine Pritoula performed at Syracuse Jazz Fest along with Igor Butman and his orchestra in 2014.

BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat)

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
The sunrise Metrofit Yoga program drew a generous crowd to Clinton Square this morning.

The sunrise Metro Fitness Yoga Program drew another generous crowd to Clinton Square this morning.

BYOM: Bring Your Own Mat (Sunrise Yoga, Clinton Square)

Pop Up Yoga (Shortly after sunrise, Clinton Square)

No. 1 for No. 1

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
Chief's second baseman Chris Bostick went 2-4 in last night's loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and hit his first homerun.

Chief’s second baseman and Rochester native Chris Bostick went 2-4 tonight, including his first home run, but the Chief’s fell to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 6-4.

Cray Cray

Monday, June 27th, 2016
Guitarist Robert Cray has been added to the New York State Fair's Chevy Court Line up. He is pictured here at the 2011 Syracuse Jazz Fest.

Guitarist Robert Cray has been added to the New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Line up. He is pictured here at the 2011 Syracuse Jazz Fest.

Robert Cray is scheduled  to perform at the Fair on Sept. 4.

Robert Cray is scheduled to perform at the Fair on Sept. 4.

Week in Review

Sunday, June 26th, 2016
Landed

Jamesville Balloon Fest: Landed

Art of Photography: The Universal Language

Sunday, June 26th, 2016
Students from the Near Westside

Students from Syracuse’s Near West Side became interested in street photography after seeing the work of Bill Cunningham.

Bill Cunningham wasn’t the first to cover fashion, and he didn’t invent street photography–he just did them differently. He passed away yesterday at the age of 87. We showed a class of photography students the biopic of Cunningham a few years ago and they recognized his gifts and his cool.

Billy Bucks aka Mr. Durability

Sunday, June 26th, 2016
Former MLB star Bill Buckner threw out the first pitch at Saturday's Chiefs game.

Former MLB star Bill Buckner threw out the first pitch at Saturday’s Chiefs game. Saturday’s game was re-opening day .

Buckner, a former batting champ, played in the Majors during four different decades.

Week in Review

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Flighty from Syracuse in Focus on Vimeo.

Trea Hustle

Saturday, June 25th, 2016
Chiefs Shortstop Trea Turner

Chiefs Shortstop Trea Turner

Don’t let his baby face fool you, Syracuse Chief’s dynamic shortstop Trea Turner is an assassin at the plate and is having a killer season. Tonight he went 3 for 4 in a Syracuse win.

For the season the 22-year old NC State grad is batting nearly .300.

Turner snags a fly ball in the first inning of tonight's game vs. Toledo.

Turner snags a fly ball in the first inning of tonight’s game vs. Toledo.