Category: Local News

CNY Housing Authorities to receive $5 million in Federal Funds, Syracuse gets $3 Million

By Staff U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand have announced $5.4 million in federal funding for housing authorities...

Numbers of Students receiving School Breakfast have risen, but some Schools drop out; New York City lags behind

By Staff (Albany, NY) – Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) recently released its annual national school breakfast report, which...

Numbers of Students receiving School Breakfast have risen, but some Schools drop out; New York City lags behind

By Staff (Albany, NY) – Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) recently released its annual national school breakfast report, which...

Syracuse Mayor Announces New Office of Innovation to Combat CNY Infrastructure Issues

Staff Villages, towns and cities in Central New York — and the Syracuse area, specifically — worry over a crumbling...

Barry Howard, president and CEO Webster chamber, Tyquasia Earth-Reid, and Virginia Nacy, chair of the chamber board of directors

Webster Chamber of Commerce names Ty-Quasia Reid 2015 Business Person of the Year

By Lisa Dumas The Webster Chamber of Commerce has named Ty-Quasia Reid, owner of Rising Earth Massage in Webster, as the Chamber’s 2015...

Mayor Stephanie Miner

Miner to Travel to Washington, D.C. for Governing Institute’s Women in Government Leadership Program

Staff Mayor Stephanie A. Miner will travel to Washington, D.C. February 6—February 8 for a roundtable discussion as part of the Governing...

Local Director presents Project Baldwin

Local director David Shakes will present Project Baldwin, a theater performance featuring the works of famous author James Baldwin, from...

14-Year-Old Stabbed at Fowler High School

A 14-year-old student was stabbed in the parking lot of George W. Fowler High School this morning, sources say. At about 8 a.m. this...

More Central New Yorkers Claim Mark Gould Ripped Them Off in Massive Contracting Scam

Mark Gould, a Central New York resident and owner of CNY Star Construction, is in hot water with the law. The 54-year-old is facing a...

Syracuse School District Requests Revisions to Code of Conduct; Seeks Public Input

The Syracuse City School District’s board of education will hold a public hearing Nov. 19 to hear public comments on proposed changes to...