Category: Featured News, Local News

Parents Take 30-Year-Old Son to Court to Kick Him Out, Judge Sides With Parents

It’s no secret that people today are waiting longer than in years past to leave their parents’ home and venture out on their...

Syracuse Summer Jazz Festival Canceled For First Time in 33 Years

The Syracuse Jazz Festival has been canceled for the first time in over three decades. That’s right. For the very first time since...

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We Rise Above the Streets to Hold “2nd Annual Cookout for the Homeless”

By Staff –   We Rise Above the Streets Recovery Outreach will hold its “2nd Annual If We Eat They Eat Cookout for the...

Supreme Court’s Rule Against Sports Betting Ban May Impact Sanctuary Cities

The Supreme Court’s recent decision to rule a 25-year-old federal ban against state-authorized sports betting as unconstitutional was...

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Brookings Institution: Racial Income Gap Growing in Onondaga County

By Staff –   Onondaga County has one of the largest racial income gaps in the country, according to a new report released by...

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Onondaga County Board of Elections Offers Seminars to Help Navigate Election Process

By Staff –   The Onondaga County Board of Elections will offer free, non-partisan training seminars to inform the public about...

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Syracuse Police Department Pays Tribute to Fallen Officers

By Staff –   The Syracuse Police Department recently held a ceremony to remember 11 officers who passed away in the line of...

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Democratic Common Council President Breaks From Party For Greater Diversity

For the second consecutive year, the top elected Democrat in Syracuse has broken with her party over the Democratic designee. Common...

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Mayor Walsh’s New Budget Gets Unanimous Approval

Mayor Ben Walsh’s first city budget has been unanimously approved by Syracuse Common Councilors this week. The approved budget plan...

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Update: Former City Parks and Recreation Commissioner Resigns

By Staff –   (Update, May 8) – Former City Parks and Recreation Commissioner Lazarus Sims has resigned, after being...