Category: Local News

Syracuse Mayor Disappointed with Arbitration Bill

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner says she is disappointed with the binding arbitration measure negotiated by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state...

Over $25 Million in Unclaimed Funds in Syracuse May Be Yours

By Delani Weaver Have you ever quit a job and never went back to get your last paycheck? Or moved without getting your utilities deposit...

VIDEO: 2013 Taste of Syracuse

The annual Taste of Syracuse, the city’s’ biggest food and music festival came to Clinton Square June 7th and June 8th. Despite the...

Contreras: ” I was disappointed that we had so many schools in sanction status”

By Lisa Dumas Story Detail Syracuse City School District Superintendent, Sharon Contreras When Syracuse Superintendent Sharon Contreras’...

Commemorating 100 years of the legacy of Harriet Tubman

Story Detail Harriet Tubman Great Grand Nieces Garaldine Copes-Daniels and Pauline Copes-Johnson A generous crowd gathered at the Auburn...

Mayor Miner Stands with Working Families; Pickets with Local 158

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie A. Miner took to the streets Thursday morning to stand in solidarity with the working men and women of Upstate New...

‘Mama, What Would I Do Without You?’ America Celebrates Mother’s Day This Sunday

By Hazel Trice Edney and Akua Story Detail Kiona Daniels celebrated her Grandmother Ella’s 98th birthday. On Sunday, May 6, Kiona...

Man awarded $5.5M from NY for wrongful conviction

A central New York man who spent nine years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of trying to kill his wife has won $5.5 million in...

Achievement Gap or Opportunity Gap?

By Julianne Malveaux (TriceEdneyWire.com) – African-American students achieve at a different level than White students. Test scores...

DA Fitzpatrick Responds to Allegations

By Lisa Dumas Story Detail Onondaga County District Attorney, William Fitzpatrick In light of the recent article published by CNY Vision,...