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City Releases South Avenue Economic Development Feasibility Study

By Staff –   The city has released a seven-month study into the economic viability of the South Avenue Corridor, after leading a...

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Rochester Affordable Housing Construction Begins On Charlotte Street

Construction has begun on downtown Rochester’s latest affordable housing project. According to 13 WHAM News, a groundbreaking...

Former Mayor of Syracuse Stephanie Miner Enters Race for Governor

Stephanie Minor, former mayor of Syracuse, announced in mid-June that she will be running for governor on an independent party line. She is...

Balter Wins 24th District Congressional Primary as Voter Turnout Nearly Doubles from 2016

Dana Balter won the 24th District Congressional Primary by a landslide with 62% of the votes against her opponent, Juanita Perez-Williams....

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TSA Prepares for Syracuse’s Busy Travel Season, Offers Travelers Tips

By Lisa Dumas –   The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) projects 243 million passengers and crew will come through...

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Police Killings Challenge the Mental Health of Black Americans

By Frederick H. Lowe – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Police killings of unarmed African-Americans have a deep psychological effect on...

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Teens At Greater Risk For Fatal Car Accidents During 100 Deadliest Days

Summer is officially here, which marks the beginning of the 100 Deadliest Days on the road. According to AAA, the time slot between...

New Apartments Are Going Up in Syracuse to Help House People with Mental Health Disorders, Low Income

Construction of a new 50-unit apartment building is scheduled to be completed this fall on the North Side of Syracuse. The apartment...

Anyone With a Non-Criminal Syracuse Warrant Can Clear Their Name Without Getting Arrested

That’s right. Syracuse authorities are offering those with open warrants for non-criminal offenses a chance to get their name clear...

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City Celebrates World Refugee Day

By Staff –   Mayor Ben Walsh, members of Common Council, and representatives from groups including the New Americans Forum,...