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Deadly Upstate NY Crash Puts Spotlight on Limo Safety

In early October, a celebratory limo ride turned into a nightmare for the passengers that piled into a vehicle operated by Prestige...

The Spotted Lanternfly Has Prompted Quarantine In New York State

Officials in New York State have enacted a quarantine to mitigate the spread of the spotted lanternfly. This quarantine restricts the...

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Dating App, The League, Launching in Syracuse

The League, a new dating app designed for aspiring power couples, is set to go live in Syracuse on Tuesday, October 23. Representatives say...

Bishop Ronald Dewberry is CEO of Center of Hope Internation, Inc and Senior Pastor of New Life Temple of Praise

Center of Hope International Hosting Conference to Help Minorities With Business Start-up and Growth

By staff – The Center of Hope International is planning a conference aimed at encouraging a culture of entrepreneurship for...

What’s Next For the Iconic ‘I Love New York’ Signs?

In order for a business to be successful, sure they need quality products and services and a friendly staff, but they also need quality...

Buffalo Bills Adopt New Tailgating and Parking Rules to Increase Safety

Despite the controversy over NFL players taking a knee, football is still very much a beloved American sport — regardless of which...

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Education Officials Delay Standardized Testing Mandate that Would Penalize Opt-Outs

On Monday, September 17, many school boards and teachers alike breathed a collective sigh of relief as New York State education officials...

Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson, chair of the Conference of National Black Churches. PHOTO: Courtesy, Reid Temple AME Church

Black Church Sends Message to Trump White House in Two-Day ‘Call to Conscience’

  By Hazel Trice Edney and Hamil Harris – As America prepares to return to the polls for mid-term elections amidst racial...

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and his wife, Jacqueline, receives the Phoenix Award for Lifetime Achievement from CBCF Board Chair Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas); U. S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) and U. S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill) PHOTO: Roy Lewis/Trice Edney News Wire

CBCF Phoenix Awards Dinner Revives Political Titans of Black America

  By Hamil R. Harris – The Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference concluded with the 48th Annual Phoenix...

Consumers Boycott Nike Over Colin Kaepernick Campaign, Still Might Be a Win for Nike

Colin Kaepernick is an ex NFL quarterback and an activist, and he’s now the newest face of Nike’s “Just Do It”...