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Edward Cuello: Bringing Upstate and Central New York Minority-Owned Businesses Together

By Rodney Brown   According to a 2015 Neilson Company study, the combined buying power of African Americans and Hispanics is projected...

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Mahoney Announces Changes to Avoid Placing Youth In Solitary Confinement

By Staff   Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney has announced 16- and 17-year-olds currently in custody at the Onondaga County...

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Local Bar Owner Says Outside Violence Sheds Bad Light on Business

By Katrina Weston   A local bar owner is speaking out at what he says is unfair police and media reporting regarding a young woman who...

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Million Man March: Some Disappointed, Some Enlightened

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Minister Louis Farrakhan’s “Justice or Else” gathering on the Washington Mall...

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Green Party Candidate Howie Hawkins Calls for Debate in City Auditor Race

By Staff   Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for Syracuse city auditor, has recently called for a debate against incumbent...

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Nation of Islam Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Million Man March

By Minister Louis Farrakhan   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Editor’s Note: With a backdrop of intense protests against repeated...

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State Launches Mentoring Program for At-Risk Youth

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched the New York Youth Mentoring Program, to provide career and life guidance to children who...

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo Makes Syracuse “Capital for a Day”

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo held a third installment of his “Capital for a Day” initiative in Syracuse Wednesday, Sept....

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Syracuse Common Council Votes to Continue Litigation Against City Over Computer Use Policy

By Staff   Syracuse’s Common Council voted 5-4, Sept. 28, to go forward with a lawsuit forcing Mayor Stephanie Miner to restore...

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At CBCF Phoenix Awards Dinner, President Obama Shifts Focus to Black Women

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – With a backdrop of “My Brother’s Keeper” and nearly two years of focus on issues...