Wednesday 16 January 2019
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Category: Featured News, Hot News, State/National News

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...

Students and staff at Bellevue Elementary

Syracuse City School Wins OCRRA’s Annual Mastri Recycling Excellence Award

By Staff – Students at Bellevue Elementary School received the prestigious Mastri Recycling Award, Friday,for demonstrating excellent...


Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center to Implement New Technology, Call9

By Yolanda Clark – The recently embattled Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Syracuse is implementing a new technology...


Gala will celebrate the Syracuse Airport’s $65M Renovation and New Regional Aviation History Museum

By Staff – In November, after years of planning and months of construction, Syracuse Hancock International Airport unveils its...


Tops Markets to Close 2 Syracuse Stores

By Yolanda Clark – Tops Markets announced Thursday they will be closing 10 under-performing stores including two stores in Syracuse....


City Issues Updates to Euclid Avenue Reconstruction Project

Syracuse city officials say the Euclid Avenue reconstruction project is nearing completion. Improvements include a complete resurfacing of...


City Set to Demolish 4 Buildings Damaged in Fire

By Staff – Four building damaged in a North Salina Street fire Wednesday have been condemned by the City of Syracuse and could be...


Communities across New York State calling on Governor Cuomo, all NY elected officials to “Rise for Climate, Jobs, and Justice”

By Staff – Several communities across New York state are announcing plans for a series of coordinated events around September 8...