Saturday 24 February 2018
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Category: Featured News, State/National News


Harper Lee, Author of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Dies at 89

By Staff   Acclaimed author Harper Lee, whose debut novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird,” became a classic in American...

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Controversial ‘Time-Out Room’ Principal Files Lawsuit Against Syracuse School District

Former LeMoyne Elementary School principal Laura Vieira-Suarez has become known as the “time-out room principal” in Syracuse,...

Two Girls Paddle Board Down East Coast

On Oct. 12, 28-year-old LouAnna Harris and Jules Gismondi set off from Pier 84 on the adventure of a lifetime — paddle boarding all...

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SCSD Educational Foundation to Present Annual Recognition Awards

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District Educational Foundation will hold its 13th Annual Recognition Breakfast at the Holiday Inn...

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‘The Color Purple’ Author Alice Walker Shares Black History Month Wisdom on Facebook

By Staff   The African-American community is yearning for a voice of wisdom in the midst of racial controversy surrounding the...

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders smiles after winning, at his 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary night rally in Concord, New Hampshire February 9, 2016.    REUTERS/Rick Wilking    . SAP is the sponsor of this content. It was independently created by Reuters' editorial staff and funded in part by SAP, which otherwise has no role in this coverage.

Sanders, Trump Win New Hampshire Primaries

By Staff   Republican Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, a Democrat, won early victories in the New Hampshire primary Feb. 9, while...

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City Council Approves Tax Deal for New Price Rite

By Staff   The Syracuse Common Council has voted to approve an agreement that will give a new Price Rite store on South Ave. a 10-year...


Former NAACP President Ben Jealous Endorses Bernie Sanders for President

( – Former NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous has announced his endorsement of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders...

Southwest Community Center CEO Sharon Owens Speaks at a Meeting  Regarding Consensus Commission's New  Report

Consensus Commission to Hold Public Meetings

By Staff   Consensus, the commission on local government modernization, will hold four public meetings from Monday, Feb. 8 to...


Wegmans Warns Against $200 Coupon Scam

A new coupon scam claiming to give shoppers a $200 Wegmans coupon is most definitely fake, the Rochester-based grocery store has recently...