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Assembly Pass GENDA and Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

A new bill protecting transgender rights was passed by the New York Assembly Tuesday and signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The Gender Expression...

Howie Hawkins

Howie Hawkins: New York Progressives Must Demand More

Op-Ed By Howie Hawkins – I campaigned for governor with the slogan of “Demand More!” because Gov. Cuomo has governed as a social...

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Hundreds Travel to Albany to Demand End in Mass Incarceration

ALBANY, N.Y. (January 14, 2019) – Over 500 parents, educators and people impacted by New York’s unjust pretrial system traveled to...

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Democratic Caucus Chair: Election System in New York State Needs Reform

Letter to the Editor from Dustin M. Czarny, NYSECA Democratic Caucus Chair, Onondaga County Board of Elections Commissioner(D) – Dear...

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Charter and Spectrum to pay $174.2 Million Settlement to Settle Internet Fraud Case

NEW YORK – Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood announced a record $174.2 million consumer fraud settlement with Charter Communications,...

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Albany Area Albany Area Subway Restaurant Settles EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit for $80,000

NEW YORK – Draper Development LLC, the owner of more than a dozen Subway franchises in the Albany and Schenectady areas have agreed to...

Rev. Robert J. Cunningham, Bishop of Syracuse

Syracuse Bishop Releases Names of Priests with “Credible” Child Abuse Allegations

By staff – The Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse released a list of priests they say have” credible allegations” of child sexual...

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New Report Says Syracuse Road Conditions drivers Hundreds per year

A new report says bad road conditions in Syracuse is costing area drivers hundreds of dollars per year. The report  “New York...

Early Syracuse Snow Storm Brings Back Annual Snow Plow Frustrations

On the night of Thursday, November 15, Syracuse and much of upstate New York was hit with the first nor’easter of the season. The...

Deadly Upstate NY Crash Puts Spotlight on Limo Safety

In early October, a celebratory limo ride turned into a nightmare for the passengers that piled into a vehicle operated by Prestige...