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Miner names Lazarus Sims as New Syracuse Parks Commissioner

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has appointed Lazarus Sims as the city’s new commissioner of the department of parks, recreation,...

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Baye Muhammad, Syracuse Parks Commissioner, to take Rochester Position

By Staff   Baye Muhammad, Syracuse’s commissioner of parks, recreation and youth programs, has been named to a new position, as...

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Black America Missing Nearly Half of Its Economic Share

New Report Shows African-Americans at Rock Bottom of America’s Equality Index By Hazel Trice Edney (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Amidst...

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Boeheim Fires Back at NCAA, Calls Sanctions “Unduly Harsh”

By Staff   Syracuse University’s head basketball coach Jim Boeheim said the NCAA penalties handed to him, and the school’s...

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Daryl Gross Moves to New Post at SU; Jim Boeheim to Retire in Three Years

By Staff   Syracuse University’s athletic director, Daryl Gross, will no longer hold the position, and will instead serve as...

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NCAA: SU did not Control Athletics Program

“Over the course of a decade, Syracuse University did not control and monitor its athletics programs, and its head men’s basketball...

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Aretha Franklin to Headline Syracuse Jazz Fest 2015

Legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin will perform Saturday, July 18, at the 33rd edition of the M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest on the...

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President Obama’s Speech at Selma

Saturday, President Obama, the First Family, and former President George W. Bush joined thousands of Americans at the foot of the Edmund...

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President and First Lady Launch “Let Girls Learn” Initiative

By Staff   President Barack Obama, and First Lady Michelle Obama, announced a new “Let Girl’s Learn” U.S. Government Initiative...

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Justice Department Report Mirrors Ferguson Citizens’ Frustration With Police

The tragic killing of 18 year-old African-American Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri by a white police officer happened six months ago,...