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Update: Common Councilors, City Clerk Sign City’s Computer Use Policy

By Staff   Update 3-25: Syracuse Common Councilors have reportedly signed the city’s computer use policy, which has...

The New York Times Starts New Testing for Fighting Ad Blocking

The New York Times has become one of the first high-profile online publishers to take action by experimenting with ways to prevent online...

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Update: Common Council Withdraws Legislation to Limit Power of Civilian Review Board

By Staff   Update: Syracuse Common Councilor Steve Thompson has withdrawn the legislation he introduced earlier this month to limit...

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New York Sees Surge in Last-Minute Voter Registrations

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced an unprecedented surge in last-minute online voter registrations, less than one month...

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Update: Arraignment for Mayor’s Ally, Charged with Impersonating Ministers in Letter, Postponed

By Staff   Update: Bruce Conner’s arraignment has been postponed until April 8, according to Syracuse City Court officials....

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Contraception Now Accessible Through a Smartphone App for Women

By Alanté Millo   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Are you on the pill? That is a common question women hear when sexually active....

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Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner Hires $175-an-Hour PR Consultant after Inner Harbor Dispute

In a quiet and semi-controversial move, Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner has bolstered her public relations team by hiring a pricey political...

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Why Can’t Rochester City Officials Stop Getting Arrested for DWIs?

On February 13, Rochester City Court Judge Leticia Astacio was charged with a misdemeanor DWI after an 8 a.m. vehicular accident. On...

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Labor Union Calls on Miner to Publicly Respond to Minimum Wage Opponents

By Staff   Ann Marie Taliercio, president of the Central New York Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO, has called on Democratic Mayor...

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SCSD Students to Compete in World Robotics Competition

By Staff   Syracuse City School District students from Danforth, Grant, HW Smith, Corcoran and Nottingham took part in the State Vex...