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CityOfSyracuse

Syracuse Looking for Startups to Participate in Gov’t and Private Sector Problem Solving Partnership

By Staff – The City of Syracuse is participating in the Startup in Residence (STIR) program, designed to connect startup companies...

Syracuse NAACP to Host Congressional Candidate Forums

The NAACP of Syracuse and Onondaga County will host two congressional candidate forums featuring incumbent, John Katko, R-Camillus and...

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Keith Wofford Calling On Letitia James To Commit To Five Debates

By Staff – Wednesday, Keith Wofford called on Letitia James to commit to five televised debates before the General Election in...

WaterShutroff

Syracuse Can no Longer Shut off Water for Tenants if Their Landlords Don’t Pay the Bill

By John Washington – A settlement reached between Legal Services of Central New York and the City of Syracuse will provide more...

Howie Hawkins

Hawkins to WFP: Let’s Unite the Progressive Vote

Howie Hawkins, the Green Party nominee for Governor, said he would be open to creating a joint ticket with the Working Families Party (WFP)...

Joanie Mahoney

Joanie Mahoney Stepping Down as County Executive

By Staff – Joanie Mahoney announced she is stepping down from her position as Onondaga County Executive. Mahoney made the surprise...

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi held a press conference September 18, 2018 at Parkway Drugs in N. Utica

Brindisi Working to Block the CVS and Aetna Merger

Yolanda Clark – Last week Utica Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi asked the U.S. Department of Justice to block the proposed $69 billion...

Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson, chair of the Conference of National Black Churches. PHOTO: Courtesy, Reid Temple AME Church

Black Church Sends Message to Trump White House in Two-Day ‘Call to Conscience’

  By Hazel Trice Edney and Hamil Harris – As America prepares to return to the polls for mid-term elections amidst racial...

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and his wife, Jacqueline, receives the Phoenix Award for Lifetime Achievement from CBCF Board Chair Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas); U. S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) and U. S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill) PHOTO: Roy Lewis/Trice Edney News Wire

CBCF Phoenix Awards Dinner Revives Political Titans of Black America

  By Hamil R. Harris – The Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference concluded with the 48th Annual Phoenix...

Beth Broadway, president and chief executive officer of InterFaith Works

Mayor Walsh and InterFaith Works Seeking Community Collaboration thru Dialogue Circles

By Staff – Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh announced he will be collaborating with InterFaith Works to conduct a series of “dialogue...