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Former Mayor Stephanie Miner May Run for Governor

By Staff –   Former Mayor Stephanie Miner has recently announced she’s changed the name of her campaign committee from...

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Chief Fowler Recommends Deputy Chief as His Replacement

By Staff –   Syracuse Police Chief Frank Fowler has recommended Deputy Chief Joe Cecile replace him and assume the role of...

Why Is the 2020 Census Suddenly So Controversial?

There are many good reasons to conduct a census. Census data is used to draw congressional districts and determine representation in the...

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Dem Leaders Accuse DCCC Of Meddling After Perez Williams Enters Congressional Race

Democratic Party leaders accused the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) of meddling in the political race for the 24th...

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Cynthia Nixon Visits Southwest Community Center During Governor Campaign

Democrat Cynthia Nixon made her first stop in Syracuse since she initially launched her campaign to run for governor. At the Southwest...

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City Expands Open-Data Portal

By Staff –   Mayor Ben Walsh has announced the city of Syracuse will expand its open data program in 2018, with information in...

DEC to Niagara Falls Water Board: Treatment Plant Discharge Must Be Made Clear

Although an engineer hired by the Niagara Falls Water Board maintains that the color of treated sewage discharge cannot be made...

New Plastic Bag Ban Proposal For New York State May Actually Be Picking Up Steam

New Yorkers are urging Governor Andrew Cuomo and other New York State law makers to finalize a ban on plastic bag usage throughout the...

Bhutan Refugees Celebrating 10 Years In Syracuse

Refugees from Bhutan arrived in Central New York back in 2008. They were forced to flee their home country after bombings and violent...

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Syracuse Police Offer 3-day Training Program to Help Civilians Understand Tactics

The Syracuse Police Department is set to hold a police academy for civilians to help educate the citizens about the police...