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City Releases South Avenue Economic Development Feasibility Study

By Staff –   The city has released a seven-month study into the economic viability of the South Avenue Corridor, after leading a...

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Entrepreneur Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling Brings Event Franchise to Syracuse

By Lisa Dumas –   Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling was as shocked as anyone to find that, after 23 years of ups and downs in the...

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Walt Dixie, Jubilee Homes Set to Celebrate 31st Anniversary

By Lisa Dumas –   Jubilee Homes of Syracuse Inc., and executive director Walt Dixie, are set to celebrate the...

Former Mayor of Syracuse Stephanie Miner Enters Race for Governor

Stephanie Minor, former mayor of Syracuse, announced in mid-June that she will be running for governor on an independent party line. She is...

Balter Wins 24th District Congressional Primary as Voter Turnout Nearly Doubles from 2016

Dana Balter won the 24th District Congressional Primary by a landslide with 62% of the votes against her opponent, Juanita Perez-Williams....

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TSA Prepares for Syracuse’s Busy Travel Season, Offers Travelers Tips

By Lisa Dumas –   The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) projects 243 million passengers and crew will come through...

Anyone With a Non-Criminal Syracuse Warrant Can Clear Their Name Without Getting Arrested

That’s right. Syracuse authorities are offering those with open warrants for non-criminal offenses a chance to get their name clear...

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City Celebrates World Refugee Day

By Staff –   Mayor Ben Walsh, members of Common Council, and representatives from groups including the New Americans Forum,...

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Juanita Perez Williams Gives $30,000 of Her Personal Money to Her Own Campaign for Congress

Just before the June 26 primary election, Democrat Juanita Perez Williams loans $30,000 of her own money to her campaign for Congress. This...

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Syracuse community members debate I-81 solutions at City Hall meeting

By Catherine Leffert –   Syracuse community members voiced their thoughts on potential solutions to the Interstate 81...