Wednesday 20 September 2017
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Category: Business, Featured News, State/National News


NY Lottery Announces New Instant Game That Uses Mobile Phone App

By Staff   New York State Lottery has announced a new scratch-off lottery ticket that will allow purchasers to find out whether...

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Harvard Report: Growing Poverty, Expanding Wealth Gaps Hinder Housing

By Charlene Crowell   NEWS ANALYSIS ( – The State of the Nation’s Housing, released annually by Harvard...

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Syracuse Housing Authority Seeks Extension on Grant

The Syracuse Housing Authority has announced that it will seek an extension of the federal funding it received for homelessness prevention...


Ebony and Jet Magazines Have Been Sold

By Frederick H. Lowe   ( – Johnson Publishing Co. of Chicago has sold Ebony and Jet magazines for an...

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CNY “Genius NY” Competition Now Accepting Applications

By Staff   Central New York’s “Genius NY” competition is now accepting applications from local entrepreneurs,...

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Update: Common Council Passes Ordinance Requiring Contractors to Employ City Workers

(Update, June 7) – Syracuse’s Common Council has passed the Resident Employment Ordinance, requiring contractors who receive...

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Miner Asks SUNY Upstate Medical to Pay for City Services

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has sent a letter to SUNY Upstate Medical University, urging the teaching hospital to enter into a...


Study: Lack of Resources Stymies Black Entrepreneurs

( – What’s holding back African-American entrepreneurs? Centuries-old racial disadvantage not experienced by...

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Cuomo Announces 450 New Jobs Coming to Syracuse

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced Terakeet, a software development, marketing and brand strategy company, and TCG/Ascension...


Cuomo announces Competition for $1.5 Billion Upstate Revitalization Fund

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a $1.5 billion Upstate New York Economic Revitalization Competition, in which seven regions in Upstate New...