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Democratic Party Is ‘Divided Against Itself': Who Will Win The Syracuse Primaries?

Residents of Syracuse are preparing for Tuesday’s mayoral primary, and the Democratic Party is still “divided against...

Syracuse ‘Struggling’ Schools Will Soon Learn Their Receivership Fate

After the last two years of being on a state watch list, nine Syracuse city schools will learn next month whether the improvements...

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Update: Davis Loses Appeal to Remain on Mayoral Ballot

By Staff –   (Update, Sept. 6) – The New York State Supreme Court’s Appellate Division in Rochester has dismissed...

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Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo, Albany Among Top 30 Millennial-Friendly Cities

Syracuse and other parts of central and upstate New York have been just under major market status for years. Though each metropolitan area...

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Syracuse Joins National Lawsuit Over DOJ’s Threats to Cut Sanctuary Cities Funding

By Staff –   Syracuse has joined cities, counties, and national municipal advocacy organizations in a legal brief supporting the...

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New York State Fair Celebrates Record Breaking Attendance With $1 Admission

The New York State Fair is a summer staple of Upstate New York. Located in the suburb of Geddes in Syracuse, this 13-day festival is a...

New Guidelines for Public Gathering Allow Syracuse Police Officers to Conduct Searches

Across the United States, a lot has changed since the Charlottesville riot. In Syracuse, new legislation has been passed that will allow...

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Mayor Miner to Travel to Israel with American Jewish Committee Project

By Staff –   Mayor Stephanie Miner will travel to Israel from Sept. 9 through Sept. 16, as part of the American Jewish Committee...

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Renovated Syracuse University campus ready for students’ arrival

By Sandhya Iyer –   Even with most students off campus for vacation, Syracuse University remained busy during the summer as...

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NYSED Releases 2017 State Test Results; Students’ Scores Show Slight Improvement

By Staff –   The New York State Department of Education has released the 2017 English language arts (ELA) and math test results...