Category: Featured News, State/National News

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Cuomo Proposes $145 Billion Budget in State of the State Address

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered his $145 billion 2016-17 state budget proposal and State of the State address in Albany, Jan....

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Syracuse Mall Will Collect $10.3M From Toby Keith’s Shuttered Bar and Grill

The infamous Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill has been ordered by a Syracuse judge to pay Destiny USA a settlement of $10.5 million...

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Syracuse City School District Graduation Rates Slightly Rise

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District’s June graduation rate increased slightly, from 51 percent in June 2014, to 55 percent...

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Gloversville Nurses Turned Away from Hospital After 24-Hour Strike

Nurses at a Central New York hospital were turned away from their job yesterday after striking for 24 hours, creating a schism between...

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Republican Reps. John Katko and Richard Hanna Oppose Affordable Care Act Repeal

By Staff   U.S. Reps. John Katko, R-Camillus, and Richard Hanna, R-Barneveld, were one of three House members to break with...

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Cuomo in Onondaga County to Announce $1B Thruway Toll Freeze

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced he plans to freeze tolls for travelers on the New York State Thruway, in order to keep the...

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Water Rationing is the New Reality in Southern Africa

(TriceEdneyWire.com)  – Water shortages are the frightening new future for African cities and towns. The southern Africa nation of...

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Rainbow/PUSH VP Leaving to Lead National Council of Negro Women

By Maynard Eaton   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – She’s been Atlanta’s premier female civil rights activist since the late Jondelle...

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Mahoney on Miner’s Lawsuit: It’s Time to “Dial Down the Drama”

By Staff   Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney said it’s time to “dial down” the controversy between city and...

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The Inner Harbor Project: Where’s the Love Joanie?

Op/Ed By Sharif Anael-Bey   Taking her oath of office for the third time, Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney has made a name for...